House Sitting in Austin

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

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
1. Brianna

dog lover- can help train too!

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

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

About: I will treat your pets like they are my own. I love animals and have always been passionate about providing them with the best care possible. I hav... (more)

2. Sadie

Honest and Reliable Pet Sitter

Saint Edwards, Austin , TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Sadie came over prior to me leaving to meet my dogs and interact with them. She gave me updates throughout the day and they seemed relieved. Her knowledge an... (more)"

3. 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)"

4. 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)

5. Ashlyn

Big or small no discrimination

Riverside, AUSTIN, TX, 78741

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

"Ashlyn is a caring and responsible individual who will treat your pet with the respect and love she would her own. She is trustworthy and courtious, and has ... (more)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
6. 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)"

7. Hannah

Available Presidents' Day weekend!!

Riverside, Austin, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 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)"

8. 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)"

Available this weekend
9. Lauren

Tailored Pet Care

Riverside, Austin, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"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)"

10. 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)

11. 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)"

12. Sophia

ArchStudentThatWalksMoreThanMyMom

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

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

"Sophia is an exceptionally caring person and committed dog enthusiast and lover. Her natural affinity for dogs shines through in her warm and compassionate p... (more)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
13. 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)"

14. Rebecca

Crazy pet lady loves dogs and cats!

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Rebecca is great! Lots of communication and pics! My dogs are happy and so am I! Thanks for the top notch service! We will definitely have you back! (more)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
15. 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)"

16. 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)"

17. Jesse

I simply love dogs!

West University, Austin , TX, 78705

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

"Where to begin! Jesse was an INCREDIBLE sitter for us. Not only did he take our booking last minute after another sitter fell through, but he provided great ... (more)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
18. Vicky

Flat rate for all your pets!

Central East Austin, Austin, TX, 78702

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

22 repeat clients

"Vicky was absolutely wonderful with our dogs! Its very comforting to know you have a wonderful person watching your dogs and house while being away. We can't... (more)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
19. Elise

I'm a super pooper scooper!

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 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)"

20. Tatiana

love animals and taking care of 'em

Old West Austin, austin, TX, 78703

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

About: I grew up with dogs and was always the one to look after them. Being around animals lifts my mood and I love walks especially walks with a dog by m... (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.