House Sitting in Johnston Terrace, Austin

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

1. Michelle

Will treat your dogs like family!

austin, TX, 78752

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Michelle did a great job - I asked her to watch my pup for a couple of hours while I was at a Halloween party. She ended up staying an hour later than I aske... (more)"

2. Taylor

Dogs > People

Martin Luther King-Hwy 183, Austin, TX, 78721

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Taylor is the best dog sitter we've ever had! She always updates us with cute pictures of our pets on walks/at parks/just chilling being adorable which is su... (more)"

3. Olivia

Responsible, caring canine lover!

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Olivia loves dogs. She has been around dogs a long time being with a 16 year old Bichon Frise. She is very responsible and would be a great dog caregiver to ... (more)"

4. Katie

I'm the greatest dog lover!

Central East Austin, Austin, TX, 78702

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Katie is one of the most compassionate and caring people that I have ever met. She puts everything she has into her work, family and friends. In addition, sh... (more)"

5. Leah

I'm very kind, honest & hardworking

Downtown, Austin, TX, 78701

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

"Leah is extremely reliable. She is very responsible with any job she is asked to do and has taken care of our dogs including walking, bathing, and making su... (more)"

6. Mallory

Farmraised pup lover from Nashville

Upper Boggy Creek, Austin, TX, 78722

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mallory is comfortable with dogs. Period. Big dogs, little dogs, in between dogs ~ I've seen her work with all kinds and she handles them with authority and... (more)"

7. Elise

I'm a super pooper scooper!

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Elise was awesome to grab for a last minute overnight sit! She arrived promptly the following morning even with the short notice and communicated with me thr... (more)"

8. Rachel

11 years of pet care experience!

Hyde Park, Austin, TX, 78702

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 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. Sara

Your dogs new best-friends!

Pleasant Valley, Austin, TX, 78741

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

6 repeat clients

"Sara and Shade were so great! They were very flexible with some of my changing plans and sent many photos. The best part is that she lives in the complex beh... (more)"

10. Ida

Experienced and reliable dog lover!

Upper Boggy Creek, Austiin, TX, 78722

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

22 repeat clients

"This was my first time using Rover, and I am so glad it was Ida who took care of my pup. She held my hand through the entire process, was so sweet to my Lola... (more)"

11. Samantha

Forever a pet lover!

East Cesar Chavez, Austin, TX, 78702

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Samantha is the most caring and loving person I know! She has been taking care of my 2 dogs, Yazi and Fonzi, for over 6 months and she treats them like her o... (more)"

12. Mary

Love the dogs and I have the time

Mueller, Austin , TX, 78723

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

"Mary took wonderful care of our elder and partially infirmed dog. She is responsible, attentive and as a retired nurse has both the experience and affinity t... (more)"

13. Luis

Energetic animal lover and dog pro

Martin Luther King-Hwy 183, Austin, TX, 78721

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

1 repeat client

"Luis was the perfect sitter to leave Shasta with. I had never left Shasta with someone I didn't know and was thus very nervous. Luis stayed in great communic... (more)"

14. Zuri

Loving animals is my passion!

Mlk, Austin, TX, 78721

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Zuri was incredibly flexible with scheduling, and took wonderful care of Zelda and my two cats. She kept in contact with me and sent me photos while I was aw... (more)"

15. Joel

Your dogs have a friend in me.

Central East Austin, Austin, TX, 78703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

17 repeat clients

"When I returned home, Gracie looked up as content as if I had just been out for a few minutes. She's happy and relaxed, and I am, too. Joel sent updates an... (more)"

16. Sarah

Home Away from Home

Pleasant Valley, Austin, TX, 78741

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

10 repeat clients

"Sarah was a great dog/house sitter! She stayed at our home for an extended period while my wife and I were away on vacation and couldn't be happier. Commun... (more)"

17. Catheryn

Bellyrubs at no charge!

Montopolis, AUSTIN, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Catheryn was unbelievably flexible, got back to us so quickly, and was great with our puppy! Ten stars is our vote, if such a thing were possible on Rover.co... (more)"

18. Jason

Caring, Dependable, Responsible

Govalle, Austin, TX, 78702

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jason was great with my 2 dogs and even rolled with the changes in plans of adding a third dog. (more)"

19. Micaela

Loving, caring dog enthusiasts! :)

Riverside, Austin , TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Micaela is amazing!! She took such good care of our pups and was so kind and considerate of our home...left it in pristine condition! Our boys love her! S... (more)"

20. Shelley

Central/Downtown Dog Lover

Holly, Austin, TX, 78702

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

20 repeat clients

"Shelley was an absolute pleasure to work with! We have three older dogs (2 Labs and a Maltese), and we don't like boarding them anymore due to their age and ... (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.