House Sitting in Austin

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1. Zelda

Every dog is my favorite dog!

Windsor Road, Austin, TX, 78703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Zelda is awesome. She came prior to Sunny's care of a meet and greet and she kept us informed daily on the visit including great pictures. Zelda was respe... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
2. Sadie

Honest and Reliable Pet Sitter

Saint Edwards, Austin , TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Great job watching my dogs and house-sitting while I was away. (more)"

3. Sara

Your dogs new best-friends!

Pleasant Valley, Austin, TX, 78741

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

5 repeat clients

About: My girlfriend, Shade, and I are excited to help you look after your furry friends. Many of our friends have furry family members, and we and our do... (more)

4. Andrea

Dog lover-Respects owner's commands

Rosedale, Austin, TX, 78756

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Andrea is amazing, and we will definitely be asking her to watch Kendall again in the future. She updated us consistently throughout the weekend and sent pic... (more)"

5. Elena

Night or Day, Devoted Dog Lover!

Old West Austin, Austin, TX, 78703

House Sitting, Dog Walking

15 repeat clients

"Our dog was well cared for during our vacation thanks to Elena. We loved receiving daily photos of our furry baby. We will definitely use Elena again. (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
6. Kristin

Walker/Sitter in Holly Neighborhood

East Cesar Chavez, Austin, TX, 78702

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Kristin was a wonderful house sitter! She was quick to respond to all of my questions and clearly took great care of our dog and chickens. We came home to a ... (more)"

7. Rachel

Dog Obsessed College Student

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: Throughout my entire life my family has always had at least 3 dogs (if not more) in the house. I fed them daily, took them on walks and hikes, let... (more)

8. Ida

Experienced and reliable dog lover!

Upper Boggy Creek, Austiin, TX, 78722

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

13 repeat clients

"Ida is a true dog lover! She was enthusiastic about my pups and made me feel at ease with her sincere adoration of them. Ida did a great job in communicati... (more)"

9. Jessie

Part-time experienced dog sitter

South River City, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Jessie is great - my pup and kitty are happy and healthy. She took great care of the house. (more)"

10. Donnarose

I'm a dog's best friend.

North Loop, AUSTIN, TX, 78751

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Donnarose, (or D.R. as I know her best :) is one of the most caring and thoughtful people I have ever had the pleasure of knowing. She cares about othe... (more)"

11. 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 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)"

12. Elliott

My pup = my bff, let yours join too

Bouldin, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I moved into town Monday and was going to a work conference Saturday. Definitely not a lot of time to get my dog comfortable at a boarders. This was my first... (more)"

13. 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 is "the dog whisperer" of austin. She loves dogs and will take great care of your animals. I haven't seen a dog that didn't follow Mary around and want... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
14. Micaela

Loving, caring dog enthusiasts! :)

Riverside, Austin , TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Micaela is amazing!! She took such good care of our pups and was so kind and considerate of our home...left it in pristine condition! Our boys love her! S... (more)"

15. Sarah

Home Away from Home

Pleasant Valley, Austin, TX, 78741

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

10 repeat clients

"Dogs were worn out and well taken care of with Sarah! She sent us pictures of the pups and was very prompt with all correspondence. We would love her to come... (more)"

16. Erin

Respectful, Friendly, and Reliable

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Erin was great with getting runny adjusted to a new person and having a great weekend without us. Great communication and would definitely recommend. (more)"

Available this weekend
17. Shelley

Central/Downtown Dog Lover

Holly, Austin, TX, 78702

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

19 repeat clients

"Shelley was awesome! She came to my rescue with less than a 24 notice and took care of Piper in my home. She was prompt, attentive and made me feel comfortab... (more)"

Available this weekend
18. Emily

Four-legged loving pawsitive person

Hancock, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

About: Upstate NY native who grew up with an ex-Iditdiaride husky and two cats. I have fostered shelter dogs in Atlanta for the past 4 years and enjoyed h... (more)

19. Jenny

Registered Nurse who loves animals

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jenny is the ideal dog sitter. We've used her many times for our puppy Toby. He's stayed at her house and she's also stayed at our home to watch him. Timely,... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
20. Vicky

Flat rate for all your pets!

Central East Austin, Austin, TX, 78702

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

20 repeat clients

"Vicky is fantastic! I know my dogs are in good hands when I'm out of town with the attention and care that they get from Vicky. Thanks for all you do!! (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.