House Sitting in West Gate, Austin

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1. Rebecca

Crazy pet lady loves dogs and cats!

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

15 repeat clients

"Another great experience with Rebecca! This time we were out of town for an entire week and it was wonderful to know a trusted professional was caring for ou... (more)"

2. Bailey

From tiny to giant, I love 'em all!

Austin , TX, 78744

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Bailey was so great with my babies! She sent me pictures and kept me well informed on how they were doing. Next time I need a sitter I will use Bailey again! (more)"

3. Frank

Dogs Are My Best Friends!

Austin, TX, 78749

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

6 repeat clients

"Most comfortable I've been while traveling. At all times I felt like my dogs were in good hands. Great communication. Will be booking Frank again for sure. (more)"

4. Amanda

Passionate, Playful and Flexible!

Garrison Park, Austin, TX, 78745

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

4 repeat clients

"This is the first time using Rover, and first time leaving our pup alone. Amanda was incredibly professional right from the get-go. My wife and I were immedi... (more)"

5. Adorah

Pet sitter in SoLa!

Barton Hills, Austin, TX, 78704

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

8 repeat clients

"Adorah was friendly, easy to get in touch with, and super sweet to my dog while I was out of town! I was so grateful to meet Adorah on my first Rover experi... (more)"

6. Thien-Y

Thien-Y's Puppalooza

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

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

27 repeat clients

About: I moved from the DC area in 2012 and have always grown up with and loved dogs! I enjoy going on walks with dogs, whether it's on Shoal Creek Trail,... (more)

7. Lisa

Love dogs - will travel

South River City, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, 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)"

8. Katie

The home for your best friend!!

austin, TX, 78749

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

1 repeat client

"I left my dog with Katie for almost a week. She took wonderful care of him, and sent me tons of photos throughout. She was very accommodating- I was travelin... (more)"

9. Autumn

Reliable and Loving Pet Sitter

Zilker, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Autumn took great care of our two dogs, visiting with them in the morning, afternoon, and evening daily for potty breaks, food, and water. She was on time ... (more)"

10. Adriana

Dog's best friend

Austin , TX, 78745

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Adriana did a great job pet-sitting our dogs in our home. One of our dogs needs eye drops and medication, and she handled that with ease. We got many updates... (more)"

11. Yoliris

No dogs should treated differently

Austin , TX, 78745

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

"Yoliris is a wonderful dog sitter. She has been taking care of my dog while I was out on vacation. She is very gentle and will walk the dog outside. She has ... (more)"

12. Duncan

Here 24/7 for your dog (or Cat)!

Saint Edwards, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"I can't say enough good things about Duncan's stay with my Australian Shepherd, Willie. Willie is a deaf and partially blind Aussie puppy with tons of energy... (more)"

13. Sadie

Honest and Reliable Pet Sitter

Saint Edwards, Austin , TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Sadie was great! She really seems to care about the dogs and played fetch with them one several visits in addition to walking and caring for them. I will boo... (more)"

14. Sara

I am an animal lover!

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Sara is such a sweetheart and my little Tucker loves her! I was out of town for the day and Sara was available with short noticed to let him out a couple of... (more)"

15. Kasia

Kasia's South Austin Hideaway

Zilker, Austin, TX, 78704

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

9 repeat clients

About: Hello! I'm an active 20-something living in the South Austin area. I'm adjacent to the Barton Creek Greenbelt, 5 minutes from Zilker Park, and clos... (more)

16. Amy

Dog lover & previous dog owner!

South Lamar, Austin , TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amy was my dog walker for two years before I got a job transfer that moved me out of state. I have two Australian Shepards that were cared for by Amy while ... (more)"

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17. Rebecca

Full Time Pet Sitter

Austin, TX, 78745

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

31 repeat clients

"Rebecca was amazing! This was our first time using Rover, as we typically have friends or family watch our beloved pets. So, this was a leap of faith....an... (more)"

18. 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)"

19. 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)"

20. J

I go above a beyond for your dogs

South Manchaca, Austin, TX, 78745

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"J provided great care for my little one and consistently sent me pictures and videos while I was away that brightened my day and gave me comfort to know she ... (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.