House Sitting in South Lamar, Austin

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

1. Sadie

Honest and Reliable Pet Sitter

Saint Edwards, Austin , TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Professional and sweet. Luna and Willow were very well taken care of! She kept them on my schedule and followed all of my instructions. She also sent me freq... (more)"

2. Margaret

Grant Writer/Experienced Dog Lover

Central East Austin, Austin, TX, 78702

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

About: Dog sitter/walker with open availability. I’m new to Rover but not to looking after pets! I am a grant writer for a local nonprofit and my schedule... (more)

3. Lisa

Love dogs - will travel

South River City, Austin, TX, 78704

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Lisa was amazing! We can't thank her enough for taking care of our pups while we we're away. She had no problem taking on the additional tasks of medicating... (more)"

Available this weekend
4. Rebecca

Full Time Pet Sitter

Austin, TX, 78745

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

26 repeat clients

"I booked Rebecca last minute for a day trip to Orlando and she was more than willing to help. It was my first time leaving Tucker alone and I was at ease all... (more)"

5. Seanna

trustworthy reliable and caring

Austin, TX, 78745

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Seanna did a great job watching our dogs! They were happy and our house just as we left it. We were so grateful for her kind and attentive care. (more)"

6. J

I go above a beyond for your dogs

South Manchaca, Austin, TX, 78745

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Joelle truly loves animals, as is evident in her lifesyle choices and line of work. She is a vegan for ethical reasons and dedicates much time and energy to ... (more)"

7. Rebecca

Crazy pet lady loves dogs and cats!

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Rebecca gave me peace of mind at a time that I was in desperate need. My dogs were so happy when I came home and I know they were well taken care of. (more)"

8. Amber

dogs over people

Riverside, Austin, TX, 78741

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

2 repeat clients

About: I am a dog loving hairstylist that would love to make your dog feel right at home. I love all dogs, but would prefer they're potty trained. I have... (more)

9. Jasmine

I've got a soft heart for animals.

Austin, TX, 78745

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Jasmine has such a calm spirit and my dogs immediately loved her! She's very responsive and took such amazing care of my pups and my home. I highly recommend... (more)"

10. Jenny

Registered Nurse who loves animals

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Jenny was great - very professional and courteous. She was available at short notice, responded quickly to all messages, showed up early and even stayed a li... (more)"

11. Jessica

Happiness is a warm puppy

Dawson, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jessica loves and adores all pets! Her own cat, Bunny, can't get enough of her and she is pretty spoiled with lots of love and extra treats! Jessica is very ... (more)"

12. Adam

Experienced. Genuine. Love for dogs

Barton Hills, Austin, TX, 78746

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Reasons I would pick Adam to walk my dog: 1. As my roommate Adam was extremely friendly and interactive with both of my dogs. As an absolute animal lover my... (more)"

13. Irene

Trustworthy, friendly pet lover!

South Lamar, Austin , TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Irene was wonderful with our two furry children, Hugo and Luna. We were going away abroad and had several requests for Irene such as picking and dropping the... (more)"

14. Leigh

At-home photographer & dog junkie!

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

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

2 repeat clients

"I've known Leigh Jansma for many years, both professionally and as a friend. She has proven to me to be responsible, caring, and trustworthy in all facets of... (more)"

15. Brianne

Active dog lover with free time!

Dawson, Austin, TX, 78704

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

"Brianne was great! Responsible, communicative, and knowledgeable. (more)"

16. Jesse

*Professional Pet-Sitting Couple*

South Manchaca, Austin, TX, 78745

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"My girl had fun with Jesse and he kept me in the know every time they did something! I knew she had fun because she was just her cute self when I arrived hom... (more)"

17. Autumn

Reliable and Loving Pet Sitter

Zilker, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Autumn is great! I had to make last minute plans to go pick up my car which had broken down the weekend prior while travelling (when I first booked Autumn), ... (more)"

18. Sara

I love all dogs- big or small!

South Lamar, Austin , TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"My husband and I are new to the area and I had been stressing a ton about finding someone to take care of our dog Mitzy. She's a rescue who was not well soci... (more)"

19. Jilli

Dogs are my JAM

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Jilli is the best there is! She's excellent in dog care, and goes over the top to ensure our boy's needs. She did a house sitting for us for a week, and pro... (more)"

20. Matthew

All Dogs Love Me! I guarantee!

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

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

"Matthew was very communicative and my dogs took to him from the moment he walked in. Grateful I found him! (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.