House Sitting in University Hills, Austin

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

1. Michelle

Will treat your dogs like family!

austin, TX, 78752

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Michelle was a blessing. We had only gotten Clifford the night before and was worried about leaving him for a few hours for a holiday party. Michelle was ve... (more)"

2. Taylor

Dogs > People

Martin Luther King-Hwy 183, Austin, TX, 78721

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Taylor is an excellent dog sitter. Not only does Taylor love pets, but she cares about their wellbeing. She cleans up after my dog, takes her on walks and pl... (more)"

3. Katie

I'm the greatest dog lover!

Central East Austin, Austin, TX, 78702

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Katie has been around Animals all of her life. She is very experienced in the love and care of family pets. She would be excellent to care for your pet! (more)"

4. Colin

Keeping your critters comfy

Austin, TX, 78754

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

6 repeat clients

"Colin and Kayla are the best!! Our dog is wary of strangers and requires a bit more mindfulness than other dogs. Colin and Kayla were up for the task and wer... (more)"

5. Elise

I'm a super pooper scooper!

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Elise was awesome to grab for a last minute overnight sit! She arrived promptly the following morning even with the short notice and communicated with me thr... (more)"

6. Olivia

Responsible, caring canine lover!

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Olivia is so sweet and caring towards my pup! She is happy to walk her even though my Buffy can be a handful and more than willing to help out whenever I nee... (more)"

7. Michael

A HEALTHY dog...is a HAPPY dog...

Coronado Hills, Austin, TX, 78752

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michale is amazing with my little Benji. He would walk him when I was at work and out of town. I can tell how good he was when Benji would be sooo excited wh... (more)"

8. Rachel

11 years of pet care experience!

Hyde Park, Austin, TX, 78702

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Rachel was fantastic. Very bright and personable girl, and wonderful with my dog Yoki. We did a 'meet and greet' where she met Yoki, my elderly dad , and my ... (more)"

9. Mallory

Farmraised pup lover from Nashville

Upper Boggy Creek, Austin, TX, 78722

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mallory is comfortable with dogs. Period. Big dogs, little dogs, in between dogs ~ I've seen her work with all kinds and she handles them with authority and... (more)"

10. 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)"

11. Sanga

Experienced, Flexible Sitter

Highland, austin, TX, 78752

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

8 repeat clients

About: Hi there! My name is Sanga and I am so excited to meet you and your dog. I live in a clean apartment in Highland(Airport Blvd) area. I am a colle... (more)

12. Ida

Experienced and reliable dog lover!

Upper Boggy Creek, Austiin, TX, 78722

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

22 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)"

13. Melanie

Former Vet Tech and Zoo Keeper

Highland, Austin, TX, 78752

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Melanie did a great job house and dog sitting for my three dogs. When I came home the house was clean, and all pups were calm. She even let me know she fou... (more)"

14. 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 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)"

15. 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)

16. 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)"

17. Zuri

Loving animals is my passion!

Mlk, Austin, TX, 78721

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Zuri was incredibly flexible with scheduling, and took wonderful care of Zelda and my two cats. She kept in contact with me and sent me photos while I was aw... (more)"

18. Ann-Marie

Avid dog sitter

Georgian Acres, Austin, TX, 78752

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Ann-Marie was such a wonderful dog sitter! Daisy got plenty of exercise down by the Greenbelt and lots of love and attention. She also went the extra mile to... (more)"

19. Hannah

Comfort and care when you can't

Austin, TX, 78754

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"She was perfect! I was nervous to leave our dog because we only had her for a month. But Hannah did a wonderful job taking care of our dog. We will be using ... (more)"

20. Chelsea

Less Sitting, More Action!

Windsor Hills, Austin, TX, 78753

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Chelsea was great and we will definitely book with her again in the future. We usually drop our dogs off with family, but we needed a plan b this time around... (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.