House Sitting in West Gate, Austin

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1. Megan & Jonathan

Professional animal caregiver

Austin, TX, 78748

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

17 repeat clients

"Rover and Megan were our first experience using a pet sitter. The services were extra extraordinary!!! When Megan arrived for our meet and greet our dogs imm... (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)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
3. Kristin

Loving dog mommy of two.

Garrison Park, Austin, TX, 78745

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

About: I have been raising dogs for years, had puppies since before I was walking. I've been a full blown lover of dogs in the last 2 years or so, since I... (more)

4. 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)"

5. Elena

Night or Day, Devoted Dog Lover!

Old West Austin, Austin, TX, 78703

House Sitting, Dog Walking

15 repeat clients

"Elena was GREAT Incredibly accommodating and GREAT with my sick border collie, Light I could not recommend her highly enough and will certainly be avai... (more)"

6. Melanie

Vet Tech Available for the Holidays

Austin , TX, 78744

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

6 repeat clients

"Melanie was great with my two dogs. I have a shy dog and Melanie was able to work with him and keep him comfortable. I appreciated the regular updates. We... (more)"

7. 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)"

8. 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)"

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. Seanna

trustworthy reliable and caring

Austib, TX, 78745

House Sitting

"seanna communicated frequently, sent photos and bonded well with my 2 boys. todd loved her son and was often watching over him. (more)"

11. Jonathan

Professional, Easy Going, Flexable.

Austin , TX, 78749

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Jon was great! He was able to work with my last minute schedule, and even squeezed in a meet and greet the night before. My dog is pretty grumpy towards st... (more)"

12. Erin

Respectful, Friendly, and Reliable

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Erin was very professional and courteous. Ancho seemed very relaxed and happy, usually she's hyper after a sitter stay. I appreciate that everything in the h... (more)"

13. Roxanne

Caring for you pets like my own.

East Congress, Austin , TX, 78749

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

About: My name is Roxanne. I am an experienced, insured pet sitter. I offer a wide range of pet sitting services across Austin and in the surrounding area... (more)

14. Ashley

dog loving couple w/ fenced park!

East Congress, Austin, TX, 78745

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

1 repeat client

"Ashley was wonderful! Sent us photo updates of our pup a few times each day. She took great care of our girl (more)"

Available this weekend
15. Jesse

*Professional Pet-Sitting Couple*

South Manchaca, Austin, TX, 78745

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 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)"

16. David

★Your Friendly Neighborhood Sitter★

Austin, TX, 78745

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

48 repeat clients

"David was such a wonderful sitter for my two dogs! He gave them tons of attention and they were both happy and well fed when I returned home! Hope to use h... (more)"

17. Bailey

Better Pet Care

Austin, TX, 78745

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Bailey went above and beyond for our dogs. We received multiple pictures every day from her visits, putting us at ease while away. She even threw the ball fo... (more)"

18. Jake

Trustworthy and timely young adult!

Austin, TX, 78746

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jake did a great job with my three girls while we were gone. Upon my return, my home was spotless and the dogs were happy but very relaxed. Jake must have ... (more)"

19. Kristen

Dogs Love Me!

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

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

2 repeat clients

"Kristen is our favorite dog sitter. She loves dogs, and they love her too! Our pup is a 7 yr old King Charles Spaniel. We leave town with complete confidenc... (more)"

20. Efrain

Reliable, Trustworthy and Caring

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Efrain has always had an exceptional bond with animals. He treats each animal as if they were human, understanding their unique personality traits and quirks... (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.