House Sitting in Zilker, Austin

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1. Zelda

Every dog is my favorite dog!

Windsor Road, Austin, TX, 78703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Zelda was great! She was incredibly responsive and did a great job updating us on her stay. She sent plenty of pictures while we were gone. I highly recommen... (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

About: Hi my name is Sadie and I am 20 years old. I've loved animals ever since I could remember. I even wanted to be a veterinarian when I was younger bu... (more)

3. Sara

Your dogs new best-friends!

Pleasant Valley, Austin, TX, 78741

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

5 repeat clients

"Sara and Shade were so great! They were very flexible with some of my changing plans and sent many photos. The best part is that she lives in the complex beh... (more)"

4. 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)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
5. Kristin

Walker/Sitter in Holly Neighborhood

East Cesar Chavez, Austin, TX, 78702

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"We left our dog in the capable hands of Kristin while we were away for the holidays, and came back to a very happy, healthy pet! Our trip was unexpectedly ex... (more)"

6. Rachel

Dog Obsessed College Student

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: Throughout my entire life my family has always had at least 3 dogs (if not more) in the house. I fed them daily, took them on walks and hikes, let... (more)

7. Joel

Your dogs have a friend in me.

Central East Austin, Austin, TX, 78703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

17 repeat clients

"My husband and I left town for the day (almost 12 hrs) and we hired Joel to watch our 5 furry children. He was GREAT! He kept them company, walked them, cle... (more)"

8. Stephanie

Fairy dog-mother

Old West Austin, Austin, TX, 78703

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

"Stephanie is wonderful with dogs both big and small! She is a loving, caring, responsible individual who adores dogs! Stephanie is extremely trustworthy, rel... (more)"

9. 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)"

10. 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)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
11. Micaela

Loving, caring dog enthusiasts! :)

Riverside, Austin , TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Micaela is amazing!! She took such good care of our pups and was so kind and considerate of our home...left it in pristine condition! Our boys love her! S... (more)"

12. 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)"

13. 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)"

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. Jenny

Registered Nurse who loves animals

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jenny is the ideal dog sitter. We've used her many times for our puppy Toby. He's stayed at her house and she's also stayed at our home to watch him. Timely,... (more)"

17. 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)"

18. Allie

Friendly pet-loving Austinite

Zilker, Austin, TX, 78704

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

3 repeat clients

"Allie is great. She's great with our little Gus and his complicated routine. And she's super responsive -- we always knew what was up. We could really enjoy ... (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. Kelsey

Patient, Fun-Loving & Always Safe!

Barton Hills, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kelsey stayed the night with my dogs and took such great care of them! 2 of them need medication several times a day and I felt completely at ease leaving th... (more)"

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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.

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