House Sitting in Mlk, Austin

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

1. Savannah

Dogs rule & cats drool (not really)

Riverside, Austin, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Savannah is such a beautiful soul with an amazing love and passion for animals. She understands dogs so much more than I have ever seen anyone else, and I wo... (more)"

2. Stavros

I'll snug a pug, or train your dane

Upper Boggy Creek, Austin, TX, 78722

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Hi, While away on a 5-day vacation with my wife, Stavros Coates walked and tended-to our family dog. He was recommended through a close connection at Taur... (more)"

3. Jennifer

Stay At Home Dog Lover

Riverside, Austin, TX, 78741

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Jen is such an animal lover! She is a great pet momma to her dog Lucy and she frequently comes over to feed and hang with my cat Wheeler even while having a ... (more)"

4. Hannah

Caring yet outgoing with all pets!

Riverside, Austin, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Hannah was fantastic with our pup, Eddy! We were visiting from out of town and in need of a last minute sitter. Hannah to the rescue! She was very responsive... (more)"

5. Lisa

Love dogs - will travel

South River City, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Lisa was amazing! We can't thank her enough for taking care of our pups while we we're away. She had no problem taking on the additional tasks of medicating... (more)"

6. Lynn

My Passion is Dogs!

Parker Lane, Austin, TX, 78741

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

"Lynn is an extremely loving and caring caregiver. She is always happy to see any dog and loves them like they are her own. She always puts the dogs needs in ... (more)"

7. Colin

Keeping your critters comfy

Austin, TX, 78754

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

9 repeat clients

"Colin and Kayla were absolutely fantastic. They took great care of my girls and sent lots of good pictures. Their daily reports made me confident that my dog... (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 stayed at the house for one night to watch my pup and it couldn't have been a better experience! I came him to a happy dog and a house that looked lik... (more)"

9. Lauren

Tailored Pet Care

Pleasant Valley, Austin, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Lauren was an absolute pleasure to have watching my pups while I was out of town! I didn't worry about them once! She sent photo updates through out the day,... (more)"

10. Elise

I'm a super pooper scooper!

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"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)"

11. 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)"

12. Mattityahu

I am elated to sit on your dogs

Pleasant Valley, austin, TX, 78741

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

"Matti not only put me in connection with fostering my dog, Bailey, but he also took her in for her first week to potty and behavior train her. Matti is very ... (more)"

13. Rebecca

Loving care for your pup

Windsor Park, Austin, TX, 78723

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Your dog will love spending time with Rebecca! She is a patient, energetic, and safety-conscious caregiver. She is mindful of dogs' wants and needs, and is a... (more)"

14. Taylor

Hyde Park Dog Charmer!

Hyde Park, Austin, TX, 78751

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Taylor was great--both our animals (dog & cat) were well cared for. She was communicative and friendly and we were very happy with her help. (more)"

15. Sydney

Love dogs of all shapes and sizes!!

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sydney is the most loving person towards all pups! Always looking for every chance she can to watch her family and friends dogs, and they always come back s... (more)"

16. Zuri

Flexible, playful, and caring

Mlk, Austin, TX, 78721

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Zuri was fantastic! She has a kind, generous spirit and she very quickly put myself, my wife and my dogs at ease when she came over to meet the pups before ... (more)"

17. Joel

Your dogs have a friend in me.

Central East Austin, Austin, TX, 78703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

18 repeat clients

"Joel provided my first experience with Rover and a dog & house sitter. On a scale of 1-10 I give him an 11. He stayed in touch, sent pictures of my pups, and... (more)"

18. Lindsay

Enthusiastic, energetic & reliable

Upper Boggy Creek, Austin, TX, 78722

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Great stay, again! We arrived home to find our dog happy and comfortable, like we'd never left. Lindsay is responsible and thorough in her care, highly recom... (more)"

19. 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

7 repeat clients

"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)"

20. Shelley

Central/Downtown Dog Lover

Holly, Austin, TX, 78702

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

21 repeat clients

"Shelley is incredible. She did an excellent job and we were able to enjoy our time away knowing that our pups and home were safe and secure. Shelley is in... (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.