House Sitting in Mlk, Austin

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

1. Britney

Fun loving, energetic dog lover!

Bouldin, Austin , TX, 78704

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

"Britney is my go-to dog sitter! She is always there when I need her and she treats my dog as her own. I'm pretty sure my dog has more fun when I'm gone and s... (more)"

2. Colin

Keeping your critters comfy

Austin, TX, 78754

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

6 repeat clients

"This is the second time Colin and Kayla has taken care of DJ and Isabella. They do such a wonderful job with my crazies and I never have to worry one bit dur... (more)"

3. Ida

Experienced and reliable dog lover!

Upper Boggy Creek, Austiin, TX, 78722

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

25 repeat clients

"Ida called us during our night away because she noticed that our pup's tail had a new lesion from "happy tail syndrome" (when a dog wags its tail so hard it ... (more)"

4. Michelle

Will treat your dogs like family!

austin, TX, 78752

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"Michelle was a blessing. We had only gotten Clifford the night before and was worried about leaving him for a few hours for a holiday party. Michelle was ve... (more)"

5. Lisa

Love dogs - will travel

South River City, Austin, TX, 78704

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting, 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. Rachel

11 years of pet care experience!

Hyde Park, Austin, TX, 78751

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)"

7. Melanie

Former Vet Tech and Zoo Keeper

Highland, Austin, TX, 78752

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Melanie did a great job house and dog sitting for my three dogs. When I came home the house was clean, and all pups were calm. She even let me know she fou... (more)"

8. Alexandria

Cat Lady gone to the Dogs

Georgian Acres, Austin, TX, 78753

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Lexi was a dream come true for us! Having recently moved to Austin with no network in place to watch our animals, we tried Rover and have been exceedingly ha... (more)"

9. Alexandra

Looking to make four-legged friends

North Loop, Austin, TX, 78751

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Alex was a very responsible and great caretaker of our two puppies when we went out of town. She sent great pictures of the stay, and was responsive to all o... (more)"

10. Lauren

Tailored Pet Care

Riverside, Austin, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lauren was everything my pets and I wanted and needed in a sitter! From the beginning she was flexible, fast and responsive, helping me out on extremely shor... (more)"

11. Jenny

Registered Nurse who loves animals

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Jenny was great - very professional and courteous. She was available at short notice, responded quickly to all messages, showed up early and even stayed a li... (more)"

12. 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)"

13. Kate

Experienced, Reliable Sitter

Hyde Park, Austin, TX, 78751

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kate is most of all a very responsible person who you can always count on. She has watched our family dog many times and grew up taking care of other animals... (more)"

14. 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

3 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)"

15. 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)"

16. Joel

Your dogs have a friend in me.

Central East Austin, Austin, TX, 78703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

17 repeat clients

"Joel took wonderful care of our dogs and home while we were away for a week long vacation. We came home yesterday to happy dogs and a delightfully clean hous... (more)"

17. Ashley

Dogs make a magical world.

Hyde Park, Austin, TX, 78751

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

About: I have had the pleasure of having dogs for the majority of my life. I love the lifestyle Austin provides for dogs and their people so you can often... (more)

18. Zuri

Loving animals is my passion!

Mlk, Austin, TX, 78721

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"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)"

19. Norma

You know who offers belly-rubs? Me.

Pecan Springs Springdale, Austin, TX, 78723

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Norma was very flexible and helpful. Shane seemed well cared for and happy when I came home. Thanks! (more)"

20. Shelley

Central/Downtown Dog Lover

Holly, Austin, TX, 78702

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

21 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.