House Sitting in Mlk, Austin

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

1. Amanda

Passionate, Playful and Flexible!

Bouldin, Austin, TX, 78704

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

1 repeat client

"This is the first time using Rover, and first time leaving our pup alone. Amanda was incredibly professional right from the get-go. My wife and I were immedi... (more)"

2. Becca

Guru + Lover of all animals! <3

Govalle, Austin, TX, 78702

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I am new to Rover! My prices are low so I can build my client base :) I was raised in a house with dogs my entire life and now I own a giant one ... (more)

Available this weekend
3. Safi

BestBuddies Caring 4 Your BestBuddy

Pleasant Valley, Austin, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I can't believe we didn't think of doing this sooner! Between the two of us we have owned and cared for over 9 dogs in our lifetime. We have a dee... (more)

4. Adam

Loving & Professional Care

Riverside, Austin, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"As a dedicated kennel technician and massage therapist at the oldest dog groom and board facility in Austin, we knew we could trust Adam to take care of our ... (more)"

5. Colin

Keeping your critters comfy

Austin, TX, 78754

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

8 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)"

Available this weekend
6. Anna

Prof. singer & lover of all animals

Brentwood, Austin, TX, 78757

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

"Anna Cargill, or "Aunt Anna" according to my two pups, is one of the most caring, compassionate animal-lovers I know. I have two dogs (a poodle mix and a dac... (more)"

7. Rachel

11 years of pet care experience!

Hyde Park, Austin, TX, 78751

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 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)"

8. Lauren

Tailored Pet Care

Riverside, Austin, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Lauren was simply amazing! This was our first time away from our newborn pup and she made us feel comfortable from the get go. She sent photos and notes ever... (more)"

9. 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)"

10. Michelle

Will treat your dogs like family!

austin, TX, 78752

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Michelle was great! During our meet and greet my dog immediately climbed in her lap and I knew she was a perfect fit. She regularly sent pictures and video... (more)"

11. Emily

Responsible animal lover / big yard

Johnston Terrace, Austin, TX, 78721

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

3 repeat clients

"This was my first time using Rover and Emily was great! My pup was happy and exhausted from all the fun she had at Emily's place. I would definitely have her... (more)"

Available this weekend
12. 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)"

13. Ava

Fun loving, energetic, dog lover!

Downtown, Austin , TX, 78701

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

5 repeat clients

"Ava is amazing!! She was super flexible and worked with my crazy random schedule. She took time to get to know my very anxious and timid pup and understo... (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. 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

5 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)"

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 is amazing. This was the second time he stayed with our girls (two dogs and a cat) and we couldn't be happier. Both were extended stays and not only d... (more)"

17. Alyssa

Mama to two deaf dogs she adores!

Windsor Park, Austin, TX, 78723

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I have never met a dog I didn't love! Currently I have two pups of my own, and both are deaf, giving me unique experience. One is a Boxer and the ... (more)

18. Diane

All dogs will be in good hands~!

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: A dog's happiness will be my utmost priority. They will never be lacking in care and attention. I've had a full 8 years of taking care of dogs, and... (more)

19. Erin

experienced n' reliable pet sitter

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

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

"If you live in the Austin area and need a dog sitter or a house sitter you much contact Erin. She was wonderful. Totally competent and trustworthy. She even ... (more)"

20. Zuri

Loving animals is my passion!

Mlk, Austin, TX, 78721

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"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)"

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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.