House Sitting in Mlk, 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 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)"

2. Taylor

Dogs > People

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

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Taylor was an excellent dog sitter for us multiple times. She did several weekends and a couple of week long trips for us. We left a key to our house and she... (more)"

3. Olivia

Responsible, caring canine lover!

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Olivia is a very responsible and caring individual. She has been a positive presence in my dog's life and is always willing to take the time to make my dog f... (more)"

4. Katie

I'm the greatest dog lover!

Central East Austin, Austin, TX, 78702

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Katie has been around Animals all of her life. She is very experienced in the love and care of family pets. She would be excellent to care for your pet! (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. Colin

Keeping your critters comfy

Austin, TX, 78754

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

6 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)"

7. 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)"

8. Nora

Experienced and Reliable Sitter!

Rosedale, Austin, TX, 78756

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"Nora is wonderful! She took amazing care of my pups and my home. She sent tons of pics, videos and updates so I could see how they were doing. I highly recom... (more)"

9. 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)"

10. 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)"

11. Michael

A HEALTHY dog...is a HAPPY dog...

Coronado Hills, Austin, TX, 78752

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have left my one and only Rizzo in Michael's care many times, always coming back to a happy and content pet. Michael loves animals and would be a great dog... (more)"

12. 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)"

13. Ida

Experienced and reliable dog lover!

Upper Boggy Creek, Austiin, TX, 78722

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

22 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)"

14. Samantha

Forever a pet lover!

East Cesar Chavez, Austin, TX, 78702

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Samantha has both walked and sat for our dog Major. She is friendly, communicative, and organized. We regularly trust Samantha with Major's care when we're o... (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

"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. 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)

17. 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)"

18. 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)"

19. 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 was very helpful with my two dogs. He sent me updates how the dogs were doing while I was gone and was always available. I would book Joel again. (more)"

20. 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)"

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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.