House Sitting in Saint Johns, Austin

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

1. Rose

I'd LOVE to care for your Canine

Upper Boggy Creek, Austin , TX, 78722

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

"Hi all Rose looked after our dog Dobe a gorgeous much loved wire haired terrier. Dobe was an old girl and loved going for daily walks with Rose and Rose was ... (more)"

2. Colin

Keeping your critters comfy

Austin, TX, 78754

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

8 repeat clients

"This is the second time Colin and Kayla has taken care of DJ and Isabella. They do such a wonderful job with my crazies and I never have to worry one bit dur... (more)"

3. 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)

4. Chelsea

Less Sitting, More Action!

Windsor Hills, Austin, TX, 78753

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"This is our second time booking with Chelsea. We booked a longer week and half in-home stay this time and were just has happy with the pics, care of our dogs... (more)"

5. 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)"

6. Rebecca

A peace of mind while you're away

North Austin, Austin, TX, 78758

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

2 repeat clients

"Thank you so much Rebecca! Communication was great and Puppers seemed well loved while we were gone! (more)"

7. Nowlin

Dogs say they love me!

Crestview, Austin, TX, 78757

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"He was nice, responsable and responsive. (more)"

8. Alexandria

Cat Lady gone to the Dogs

Georgian Acres, Austin, TX, 78753

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Lexi was a dream come true for us! Having recently moved to Austin with no network in place to watch our animals, we tried Rover and have been exceedingly ha... (more)"

Available this weekend
9. Anna

Prof. singer & lover of all animals

Brentwood, Austin, TX, 78757

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

"Anna might be one of the most animal-loving people I have ever met! She has watched our small dog (who has picky taste in friends) countless times and now sh... (more)"

Available this weekend
10. 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)"

11. Alexandra

Looking to make four-legged friends

North Loop, Austin, TX, 78751

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Alex was a very responsible and great caretaker of our two puppies when we went out of town. She sent great pictures of the stay, and was responsive to all o... (more)"

12. Abbey

I love all the dogs!

Austin, TX, 78731

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Abbey was great! We needed somebody last minute when we went out of town for Thanksgiving. She was immediate to respond, and came over the next day to meet ... (more)"

13. Carol

Petiite Pet Pamperer

Austin, TX, 78731

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"We give Carol an A+ 5-star rating for service, professionalism, and caring attitude as a pet and house sitter. She was on-time, kept our house clean, and co... (more)"

14. Michelle

Will treat your dogs like family!

austin, TX, 78752

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 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)"

15. Taylor

Hyde Park Dog Charmer!

Hyde Park, Austin, TX, 78751

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Taylor was great--both our animals (dog & cat) were well cared for. She was communicative and friendly and we were very happy with her help. (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. 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)"

18. Veronica

Reliable, loving, attentive.

Hyde Park, Austin, TX, 78751

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Veronica messaged us regurally and was great with the dogs! (more)"

19. Julie

Dog's best friend, at your service

Hyde Park, Austin, TX, 78751

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Julie was a lifesaver for us over Christmas! She was great with our elderly dog (meds and all), and even went the extra mile in handling a crisis (chirping ... (more)"

20. Alyssa

Mama to two deaf dogs she adores!

Windsor Park, Austin, TX, 78723

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I have never met a dog I didn't love! Currently I have two pups of my own, and both are deaf, giving me unique experience. One is a Boxer and the ... (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.