House Sitting in Saint Johns, Austin

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

1. Chelsea

Less Sitting, More Action!

Windsor Hills, Austin, TX, 78753

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"This is the third time we've booked with Chelsea for an extended house/dog sit, and just like the other times, she has been great and the pups are happy and ... (more)"

2. Colin

Keeping your critters comfy

Austin, TX, 78754

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

9 repeat clients

"Awesome! We had a minor mishap with the key (all my fault) and Colin was gracious, calm and helped me get it solved. Colin and Kayla were diligent and kept ... (more)"

3. Rachel

11 years of pet care experience!

Hyde Park, Austin, TX, 78751

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 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)"

4. 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)"

5. Mandy

Offering Services For Multiple Pets

Austin, TX, 78753

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Overall great experience. Highly recommend Mandy to anyone (more)"

6. Carrie

Teacher, writer, taco lover

Crestview, Austin, TX, 78757

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Carrie is great with all the puppers! She loves dogs, and is a very reliable and conscientious dog-sitter. I'm sure that if her corgi, Butters, could type, s... (more)"

7. Elise

I'm a super pooper scooper!

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Elise was a fantastic sitter for our 2 dogs. It was our first time using Rover and Elise truly impressed. She's responsible, communicative, friendly, and I k... (more)"

8. 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)"

9. Rebecca

Loving care for your pup

Windsor Park, Austin, TX, 78723

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Your dog will love spending time with Rebecca! She is a patient, energetic, and safety-conscious caregiver. She is mindful of dogs' wants and needs, and is a... (more)"

10. 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

4 repeat clients

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

11. Taylor

Hyde Park Dog Charmer!

Hyde Park, Austin, TX, 78751

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Tidy house, happy pets, lovely lady! I'd recommend her but you're only allowed to hire her to look after your pets when we aren't headed out of town, otherw... (more)"

12. Anna

Prof. singer & lover of all animals

Brentwood, Austin, TX, 78757

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

3 repeat clients

"Anna was great with our 17 year old Max. She gave him all the love and care he needed while we went on vacation. Anna stayed at our house for a week and kept... (more)"

13. Michelle

Will treat your dogs like family!

austin, TX, 78752

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Michelle was great! During our meet and greet my dog immediately climbed in her lap and I knew she was a perfect fit. She regularly sent pictures and video... (more)"

14. 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)"

15. 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)"

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16. Ciara

Veterinary Technician from West Tx

Hyde Park, Austin, TX, 77002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ciara is absolutely wonderful. She took good care of our animals especially our dog who has had back and knee surgery before. I never had to worry and I coul... (more)"

17. 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

6 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)"

18. 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)"

19. 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)"

20. Ashley

Dogs make a magical world.

Hyde Park, Austin, TX, 78751

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

About: I have had the pleasure of having dogs for the majority of my life. I love the lifestyle Austin provides for dogs and their people so you can often... (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.