Dog Walking in Austin

Book a dog walker to give your dog a 30-minute walk around your neighborhood.

1. Ida

Experienced and reliable dog lover!

Upper Boggy Creek, Austiin, TX, 78722

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

26 repeat clients

"All I can say is I love Ida! :) I recently moved to Austin and contacted Ida to walk my dog Nira couple a days a week. She takes my dog on energetic runs a... (more)"

2. Mike

704 Dog Sitting, Walks, Love!

Zilker, Austin, TX, 78704

Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Mike was amazing and took perfect care of Romie during my trip. He was very communicative and sent me daily updates and pictures! I would not hesitate to cal... (more)"

3. 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

4 repeat clients

"Mary is wonderful. She really cares for our dog, is reliable, and we trust her. (more)"

4. Andrea

Long-time dog-lover from Barcelona!

Galindo, Austin, TX, 78704

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

38 repeat clients

"Andrea was awesome and my dogs loved her. She took them for a 30 minute walk and sent me a picture while they were out! It was great to meet someone who love... (more)"

5. 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)"

6. Jenny

Registered Nurse who loves animals

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Jenny is a wonderful person with a true love and knowledge of dogs. That is why I trust her with my pup Kevin, the Borzoi. (more)"

7. Taylor

I'm an active, reliable dog lover.

West Congress, Austin, TX, 78713

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Taylor was wonderful! She kept me updated the whole way and was very responsive! I will absolutely be using Taylor again. :) (more)"

8. Robin

South Central Dog Lover

South Lamar, austin, TX, 78704

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"Robin is fantastic! She's always quick to respond and incredibly flexible about helping out when we need her. She's great with my pup and keeps me in the loo... (more)"

9. Lauren

Dog Walker & Traveling Pet Sitter

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

26 repeat clients

About: Animals have always gravitated to me. I'm Lauren, an animal lover who is very responsible, dependable, respectful, and easy-going. I will take gr... (more)

10. Jamie

Hi, I'm awesome.

Pleasant Valley, Austin, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

20 repeat clients

"Jamie was amazing. We were in a very tough spot having found a rescue pup while in Austin on vacation and she made herself available on less than 1 days not... (more)"

11. Kristin

Walker/Sitter in Holly Neighborhood

East Cesar Chavez, Austin, TX, 78702

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Kristin was very responsive, timply, and trustworthy. I came home to a happy dog and knew he was in good hands based on her updates. I'd definitely recommen... (more)"

12. Jessye

Dogs are my siblings!

Downtown, Austin, TX, 78703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Growing up on a ranch has afforded me the opportunity to be around house dogs and cow dogs all of my life. I have been privileged to enjoy them as... (more)

13. Gillian

Flexible, fun & caring dog lover

Rmma, Austin, TX, 78723

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

8 repeat clients

"A lot of the walkers walk around 0.6 miles w/my dog in 30 mins and she always walks the most! I appreciate it since he's a big boy with lots of energy! (more)"

14. Rebecca

Life Long Dog Obsessed Human

Riverside, Austin, TX, 78741

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

1 repeat client

"Rebecca was terrific. We needed someone to walk our dog Lucy and have never used any dog walker. We were a bit apprehensive but she responded quickly, agreed... (more)"

15. Sadie

Honest and Reliable Pet Sitter

Saint Edwards, Austin , TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Sadie is a great pet sitter! She takes such good care of them, she has great communication and is always keeping me updated. She has pets of her own and is g... (more)"

16. Gabriel

Would you do it for a Scooby Snack?

South River City, Austin, TX, 78704

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

4 repeat clients

"Hello everyone! I wanted to write an appreciation post for Gabriel after always taking super awesome care of my little Westi Amelia! Gabriel and I have been ... (more)"

17. Audra

Pick me! I'll be your pup's friend

Austin, TX, 78703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I used to house/dog sit for a family in Westlake from 2005 to 2009. The family had a 60 pound chocolate lab and a small terrier. They also trusted... (more)

18. Jansen

A fun and caring visit!!

Bouldin, Austin, TX, 78701

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Jansen took both of my dogs on a walk and the whole process ran very smoothly. I received updates from him and a photo, which is always nice. Totally recommend! (more)"

19. Devin

The best care for your furry family

Bouldin, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Devin is super dependable and responsible. He has a calm energy and he loves animals and they love him. Even my bird Napoleon liked him and he doesn't like... (more)"

20. Kathleen

not taking new clients at this time

South River City, Austin, TX, 78704

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

28 repeat clients

"Kathleen was perfect for our dog Chimy! She was prompt, took him on a very long walk and made sure to snap lots of cute photos. We felt totally comfortable a... (more)"

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When it comes to dog walking, dog owners in Austin love Rover. Over 6,380 owners have reviewed sitters and walkers in the Austin metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.94/5.
Even in a city like Austin, finding and booking a dog walker can be more affordable than you may realize. The perfect dog walker for you and your dog, whatever your price range might be, is listed on Rover. Wondering how much you might expect to pay for dog walking on Rover? Check out our average dog walking rates to get a good idea before you start a conversation with a dog walker.

Your dog always wants an energetic play session, lots of slobbery cuddles, and definitely needs a potty break or two throughout the day, even when your schedule gets hectic. That’s where doggy day care on Rover can save the day and make your busy schedule a little less busy. Booking dog walking on Rover means you and your dog are getting a totally individualized care experience from a trusted, loving dog walker. You can even meet your dog walker before booking with them to ask questions and generally ensure they’re the best possible match for you, your dog, and your dog’s unique needs. If you have a super energetic dog, you can find dog walkers who enjoy running and hiking in the beautiful Texas countryside. If your dog is older and a bit of a couch potato, you can book a dog walker who’s more than happy to take it at your dog’s pace, just a jaunt around the block or to the dog park may be all your canine companion needs. Austin is the perfect place to book dog walking because there are so many beautiful locales and great activities to keep your dog busy—plus, all that Texas sunshine is bound to keep tails wagging. You can even request cute photo updates from your dog walker to keep up with your dog’s every adventure, even when you’re not there.

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 pet-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’re bound to find a loving, trusted dog walker listed on Rover in your neighborhood.

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