House Sitting in Hyde Park, Austin

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

1. Rebecca

Loving Care For Your Pup!

Windsor Park, Austin, TX, 78723

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Rebecca was an absolute joy to have stay with our two pups. After only meeting them for a small meet and greet it was obvious that they felt at home with her... (more)"

2. Chelsea

Less Sitting, More Action!

North Shoal Creek, Austin, TX, 78757

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Chelsea was great and we will definitely book with her again in the future. We usually drop our dogs off with family, but we needed a plan b this time around... (more)"

3. Bessie

APA trained for Nervous Pups

Hancock, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"We were so happy to find Bessie! Our dog, Milkshake, has separation anxiety and follows a specific routine to manage it. Bessie is a natural calm presence ar... (more)"

4. Caitlyn

Crazy Dependable Animal Lover

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: Hi my name is Caitlyn. I am currently a Senior at Iowa State university majoring in Forestry and Animal Ecology. I am looking for a side job! As of... (more)

5. Bailey

From tiny to giant, I love 'em all!

Zilker, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"Bailey was so great with my babies! She sent me pictures and kept me well informed on how they were doing. Next time I need a sitter I will use Bailey again! (more)"

6. Sabrina

I love providing hugs to all dogs!

Brentwood, Austin, TX, 78756

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sabrina is a loving and caring dog sitter! I have trusted her with my dogs at my house and at hers. She takes great care of them, as well as takes the time t... (more)"

7. Mercedes

I'll treat your pet like its my own

Downtown, Austin, TX, 78701

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mercedes has an innate love for animals and very responsible. She cared for our dog when I traveled for work. Our dog was older and required special care, Me... (more)"

8. Rachel

11 years of pet care experience!

Hyde Park, Austin, TX, 78751

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Rachel was fantastic. Very bright and personable girl, and wonderful with my dog Yoki. We did a 'meet and greet' where she met Yoki, my elderly dad , and my ... (more)"

9. Jana

Vet Clinic Mngr Loves Quirky Pets

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"My rating is 5 gold stars x's infinity! For all of you nervous first timers on Rover, dogs with quirky behavior, and owners who consider their pets their chi... (more)"

10. Kelli

I'll treat your dog like my own

Old West Austin, Austin, TX, 78703

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Kelli is a dog whisperer! She is honest, trustworthy, and loves my fur baby like her own!!! I have known Kelli for years and she has always been an animal l... (more)"

11. Patricia

Experienced and active pet lover

Windsor Road, Austin, TX, 78703

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

2 repeat clients

"I am so pleased to have found such a caring couple to take care of my dog. Trish and Josh are so loving with my dog, I felt comfortable immediately. My dog h... (more)"

12. Luke

The Puppy Messiah

Old West Austin, Austin, TX, 78703

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

7 repeat clients

"Luke is the best. I knew this from the beginning, as his profile is clear and our first meet-and-greet revealed a wonderful, intelligent, educated real, live... (more)"

13. Melissa

Don't Stop Retrievin'

Rosedale, Austin, TX, 78731

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Let me start off by saying, I do not leave my dog with just anyone.. I am usually spoiled and leave my puppy with the breeder I got her from, a 2 hour drive,... (more)"

14. Sidney

live, laugh, love and hug a pup

Brentwood, Austin, TX, 78757

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"It has been my pleasure to write Sidney W a letter of recommendation. My partner and I have known Sidney for two years now. When she first met our two pups i... (more)"

15. Amanda

Experienced dog lover

Crestview, Austin, TX, 78752

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Amanda is amazing! She stayed with our beloved dog for two weeks while we were abroad. She sent great pictures, updates and brought in mail and even helped w... (more)"

16. Heather

Student looking to love on dogs

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I've recommended Heather to multiple dog owners in the past to look after their pups, and she's always been phenomenal! She really just loves dogs and wants ... (more)"

17. Arlene

Enthusiastic Dog-Lover!

Triangle State, Austin, TX, 78751

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Arlene was great with our Pup! She had an extended stay with him and he's still pretty little so I'm sure he kept her busy but She communicated with picture... (more)"

18. Vicky

Flat rate for all your pets!

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

22 repeat clients

"Vicky is great and kept our older dog very happy and at home. We came back to a spotless house (after a lot of shedding and rain:) and our dog acted like we ... (more)"

19. Sydney

Love dogs of all shapes and sizes!!

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Sydney is everything you want in a dog sitter- responsible, kind, and flexible. I will highly recommend her to anyone needing some help! (more)"

20. Caroline

Grad student who misses her dog fix

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Caroline was great! She was a master at caring for our three 100-pound one-year-old pups--which is no small job. She kept them on schedule with food/walks/an... (more)"

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When it comes to house sitting, pet owners in Austin love Rover. Over 6,380 owners have reviewed sitters in the Austin metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.94/5.
House sitting doesn’t have to be expensive—in fact it’s probably a lot more affordable than you think. You’ll quickly find that there’s a house sitter on Rover for just about every price range and lifestyle.

No matter where your travels take you—from a cross-country business trip to an exotic vacation across the world, or a weekend trip through the countryside—it’s easy to find and book a trustworthy dog sitter on Rover who can’t wait to watch your dog. Your dog will get plenty of snuggles and personalized care when you book with a house sitter on Rover. It’s truly luxury boarding, because your dog isn’t locked in cage at a kennel, they’re relaxing in your home with people who’ll treat them like you would—like family. In-house boarding means less stress for your pets, more one-on-one attention, and plenty of potty breaks, so you can take your trip and rest easy knowing that your dog is in great hands. Plus, you can even request adorable photo updates to follow along on your dog’s every adventure around Austin while you’re away. The best part? No more end-of-trip treks to the kennel to pick up your dog—they’ll be there waiting at your door with tails wagging to greet you the moment you come home.

Austin isn’t just a hub for up-and-coming musicians, filmmakers, and chefs, it’s also a growing and dog-friendly town with lots to offer animal lovers. Discover acres of off-leash dog parks where you can let your canine companion roam, along with metropolitan city streets where all the action is. You can even find dog-friendly restaurants that welcome canines of all sizes and shopping centers that won’t turn away an on-leash dog. Whatever you decide to do in Austin, whether that’s checking out SXSW, tasting the vibrant local cuisine, or taking a weekend road trip through the gorgeous natural landscape, Rover has your pet care needs covered. No matter where you live in Austin, you’ll find a loving, trusted sitter listed on Rover who lives just around the corner.

Austin is one of the best cities in the US to have a dog! Check out our list of Austin and the other most dog-friendly cities in the summer, or read our head-to-head comparison of owning a dog in Portland vs Austin.