House Sitting in North Lamar, 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 did a great job - I asked her to watch my pup for a couple of hours while I was at a Halloween party. She ended up staying an hour later than I aske... (more)"

2. Jessie

Dogs Every Day

Austin, TX, 78759

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

18 repeat clients

"Jessie is great! She is very trustworthy and truly has a passion for animals. She loves my fur babies just as much as I love them. She will send pictures th... (more)"

3. 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)"

4. Rachel

active,cuddler,in need of dog love!

North Burnett, Austin, TX, 78758

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

"Rachel is a dog lover from the get-go. She is familiar with dog behavior and training as she provides a loving but strong presence with dogs under her care.... (more)"

5. Michael

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

Coronado Hills, Austin, TX, 78752

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michale is amazing with my little Benji. He would walk him when I was at work and out of town. I can tell how good he was when Benji would be sooo excited wh... (more)"

6. Carol

Petiite Pet Pamperer

Austin, TX, 78731

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"My Ringo and my home were both in great order when I returned home from a week in Italy. She is definitely an animal lover! (more)"

7. Denise

I'm a dog-parent not a dog-owner

Pflugerville, TX, 78660

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Denise was great! She sent pictures multiple times while we were away and let us know our pups were getting well taken care of. We felt at ease the whole tim... (more)"

8. Alexandria

Cat Lady gone to the Dogs

Georgian Acres, Austin, TX, 78753

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Wonderful experience, this was our first time using Rover and we couldn’t be happier with Lexi. Our dogs love her and we look forward to her sitting for Wall... (more)"

9. Sanga

Experienced, Flexible Sitter

Highland, austin, TX, 78752

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

8 repeat clients

"Sanga was great at keeping the pets happy and well tended. Would use again without hesitation. (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. Tressa

10-year veterinary technician!

Brentwood, Austin, TX, 78757

House Sitting

2 repeat clients

"Along with taking good care of my dogs and cat, Tressa came in "above and beyond" when my motorcycle tipped over (due to rain and un-solid ground) She took ... (more)"

12. Nowlin

Dogs say they love me!

Crestview, Austin, TX, 78757

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

About: I grew up with dogs and have dog sat for many years. I am a very responsible person and will go the extra mile to do a great job. I am very or... (more)

13. Samantha

Active Dog Lover In Need of Dog

Austin, TX, 78753

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Samantha is exactly the type of person you want to watch your dogs. She was clear and communicative, made sure to ask questions, and sent plenty of pictures... (more)"

14. Hannah

I bond great with every dog I meet!

Austin, TX, 78753

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Hannah is so great with dogs. She just adopted a black lab mix and he loves her so much already. She never forgets to feed, water, play, or walk him. She wa... (more)"

15. Ann-Marie

Avid dog sitter

Georgian Acres, Austin, TX, 78752

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Ann-Marie was such a wonderful dog sitter! Daisy got plenty of exercise down by the Greenbelt and lots of love and attention. She also went the extra mile to... (more)"

16. Hannah

Comfort and care when you can't

Austin, TX, 78754

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"She was perfect! I was nervous to leave our dog because we only had her for a month. But Hannah did a wonderful job taking care of our dog. We will be using ... (more)"

17. Lillian

Leave Your Dog In Good Hands!

North Austin, Austin, TX, 78758

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

42 repeat clients

"Lillian is kind, professional, and really cares about the pets. She is great with communicating and we felt confident in her abilities to care for our 2 dogs... (more)"

18. Chelsea

Less Sitting, More Action!

Windsor Hills, Austin, TX, 78753

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Chelsea was great and we will definitely book with her again in the future. We usually drop our dogs off with family, but we needed a plan b this time around... (more)"

19. Blake

"Bork Bork Bork!" - Cinder the Dog

Wooten, Austin , TX, 78757

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

"Blake has taken care of our dog on several occasions when we were out of town. Our dog was almost completely blind and deaf and needed extra care and attent... (more)"

20. Del

Fun and Active dog lover!

North Austin, Austin, TX, 78758

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Del was awesome with my two boys. She kept me well informed with plenty of pictures, followed my instructions to the "T", and was very respectful of my home;... (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.