House Sitting in Zilker, Austin

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

1. Bailey

From tiny to giant, I love 'em all!

Zilker, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"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)"

2. Caitlyn

Crazy Dependable Animal Lover

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Such an awesome person! Very flexible with times and cared for my babies well!! Highly recommend choosing Caitlyn to watch your furbabies! (more)"

3. Rebecca

Crazy pet lady loves dogs and cats!

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

22 repeat clients

"Rebecca went above and beyond to make sure our pup Marfa was taken care of. She was communicative with us throughout our trip and we came home to a spotless ... (more)"

4. Bessie

APA trained for Nervous Pups

Hancock, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"We were so happy to find Bessie! Our dog, Milkshake, has separation anxiety and follows a specific routine to manage it. Bessie is a natural calm presence ar... (more)"

5. Claire

I strive for happy pets!

Saint Edwards, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Claire has been a patient and devoted pet parent as long as I have known her. She often worries about the wellbeing of her pets, sometimes to the point that ... (more)"

6. Kelli

I'll treat your dog like my own

Old West Austin, Austin, TX, 78703

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

About: I am an animal lover who is looking to make some more furry friends. Your dog will be treated with great care in my home. I would love to get outdo... (more)

7. Rachel

11 years of pet care experience!

Hyde Park, Austin, TX, 78751

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 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)"

8. Daniela

Ready to walk and talk with doggies

East Congress, Austin, TX, 78745

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

About: I have experience pet sitting for neighbor's and friend's pets, usually cats and dogs. The first time I was asked to pet sit was when I was about ... (more)

9. Jordyn

Unlimited treats and belly rubs <3

Saint Edwards, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Jordyn was awesome! She took Zoey to Zilker Park and played with her. We got picture updates the entire time. My smallest dog, Daisy, just had surgery and Jo... (more)"

10. Jake

Trustworthy and timely young adult!

Austin, TX, 78746

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"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)"

11. Alexandra

Loving Dog Sitter/Walker

Dawson, Austin, TX, 78704

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

About: Currently, I live in a South Austin one bedroom apartment with my 90lb lap dog . We enjoy our daily outings and lots of cuddles. I understand how m... (more)

12. Amanda

Passionate, Playful and Flexible!

Garrison Park, Austin, TX, 78745

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

4 repeat clients

"Amanda was absolutely fantastic. She has a reasonable rate, treats the dogs like her own, and left our apartment in better shape than we left it! We loved th... (more)"

13. Jana

Vet Clinic Mngr Loves Quirky Pets

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"My rating is 5 gold stars x's infinity! For all of you nervous first timers on Rover, dogs with quirky behavior, and owners who consider their pets their chi... (more)"

14. Colleen

Complex has a dog trail & dog park!

Austin, TX, 78746

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

About: I've had pets (cats & dogs) my entire life and love animals-- they make me so happy! I have more experience with senior animals than very young one... (more)

15. Luke

The Puppy Messiah

Old West Austin, Austin, TX, 78703

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

7 repeat clients

"Luke is the best. I knew this from the beginning, as his profile is clear and our first meet-and-greet revealed a wonderful, intelligent, educated real, live... (more)"

16. Caroline

Only the best for your dog!

Dawson, Austin, TX, 78704

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

1 repeat client

"She did a great job of handling all 3 of our dogs (in our apartment). We also appreciated the continuous communication. (more)"

17. Emilie

Dogs are the best part of my day.

Riverside, Austin, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Emilie looked after Belmont for the better half of a week. She sent us very detailed updates and a number of pictures as well. She took excellent care of our... (more)"

18. Jilli

Dogs are my JAM

Downtown, Austin, TX, 78701

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"Jilli took great care of Poncho while I was away and sent me daily updates! (more)"

19. Thien-Y

Thien-Y's Puppalooza

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

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

28 repeat clients

"Thien-Y was super communicative before and during Evie's recent vacay with her. My pup had just gone through surgery a month earlier so I was especially happ... (more)"

20. Catie

I know how important good care is

Zilker, Austin, TX, 78704

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

1 repeat client

"Catie has cared for her own rescue dogs with love and dedication. She is very responsible and very dependable. She gives her own dogs structure, discipline a... (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.

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