Laurels
Best Pet Sitters
in Austin
2018

Why These Pet Sitters?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored pet sitters on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best pet sitters in Austin, TX.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Animal Approved TLC Pet Sitting

Animal Approved TLC Pet Sitting is a local pet care services that offer care and attention to pets within the Williamson County and Travis County of Texas. Animal Approved TLC Pet Sitting specializes in in-home pet sitting, with visits that can occur three times a day. Animal Approved TLC Pet Sitting can also administer medication, insulin and diabetic shots, and other injury treatments. Animal Approved TLC Pet Sitting can also provide pet taxi services that can take a pet to a veterinarian or groomer then back home. Additionally, Animal Approved TLC Pet Sitting can also provide home presence services that include bringing in the mail or newspaper, watering outside and inside plants, and alternating lights in a home.

Austin, TX(512) 799-4848

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Austin Canine Concierge

Austin Canine Concierge is a pet care and sitting business that was established in 2014 and offers their services in the Austin, Texas area. Austin Canine Concierge specializes in overnight care with 24-hour pet sitting in a client’s home. Austin Canine Concierge can also provide daily visits, pet taxi, weekly and monthly visits, holiday visits, and emergency or last-minute visits. Each visit includes feeding and fresh water, medication administration, picking up and disposing of feces, litter box cleaning, and home presence services such as mail and newspaper retrieval, grocery supply runs, alternating lights, watering plants, and dish cleaning. Austin Canine Concierge was established in 2014 and is certified in pet CPR and First Aid.

Austin, TX(512) 940-2558

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Cedar Park Pet Sitting Services

Cedar Park Pet Sitting Services is a pet care business that offers their services in the Cedar Park, Texas area and parts of North Austin, Leander, and Round Rock. Melissa Ramos, the owner of Cedar Park Pet Sitting Services, has over 15 years of experience in the professional pet care industry, with previous experience with pet grooming, boarding, training, administering medications and nutrition. Cedar Park Pet Sitting services start with a free consultation and specialize in pet sitting for various pets, including dogs, cats, fish, birds, and other types of pets. Services also include pet taxi, home checks, trash disposal services, mail and newspaper retrieval, and home presence services.

Cedar Park, TX(512) 592-1804

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Fur Babies Pet Sitting

Fur Babies Pet Sitting is a pet care business that offers their services in the Northern Austin area of Texas. Fur Babies Pet Sitting can take care of cats, dogs, and other animals a customer might have. Fur Babies Pet Sitting specializes in in-home pet sitting but can also provide drop-in visits that can occur up to three times a day. Every visit or sitting session comes with feeding and fresh water, administering medicine, litter box and kennel cleaning, and companionship. While pet sitting Fur Babies Pet Sitting can also provide light security, mail retrieval, trash disposal, and plant watering at no extra charge.

Cedar Park, TX(512) 348-8116

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Fur Pet Care

Fur Pet Care is a pet sitting and exercise business that was established in 2009 and offers their services in Austin, Texas, including the areas of Round Rock and Cedar Park. Fur Pet Care pet sitters are licensed, insured, and have comprehensive knowledge of Pet CPR, so owners can rest easy when leaving their pets in Fur Pet Care’s hands. Fur Pet Care has over 35 years of experience in the pet care industry and offers overnight care, daily dog walks, cage-free boarding, hotel pet sitting, and pet taxi services. They can also offer dog running and dog biking, each including water and rest breaks, poop breaks, and companionship.

Austin, TX(512) 660-7919

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Gentle Hands Pet Sitting

Gentle Hands Pet Sitting is an owner operated pet care business that provides their services in the Austin, Texas area. The owner, Sherry Brown; has over 17 years of experience caring for pets of all kinds and is educated on pet health, fitness and special needs. Gentle Hands Pet Sitting specializes in providing pet owners peace of mind with trusted, one-on-one care visits and walks. To help achieve this Gentle Hands Pet Sitting can provide photographs and videos of pets, along with updates sent directly to the pet owner. Gentle Hands Pet Sitting can provide quick, basic, and extended visits, day and evening care, pet taxi, dog walking, overnight care, 24-hour sitting, and house sitting.

Austin, TX(512) 656-3019

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Kingdom Petsitting

Kingdom Petsitting is a pet care business that offers their services throughout the Austin area, including Cedar Park, Hutto, Lakeway, Georgetown, Leander, Pflugerville, Round Rock, Kyle, Buda, and San Marcos. The owner and head pet sitter, Reshae Armstrong, is a graduate of Texas State where she earned her Bachelor’s degree in Animal Science. Kingdom Petsitting offers pet visits, cleaning and bathing, overnight stays, pet taxi, and pet travel. Kingdom Petsitting can also provide additional services a la carte including medication administration, litter box and cage cleanup, brushing, feeding and water, and holiday hours. A free consultation is included for new customers.

Austin, TX(512) 552-3474

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Ollie’s Pet Sitting

Ollie’s Pet Sitting is a local pet care and house-sitting provider that offers her services in the Round Rock, Pflugerville, and North Austin areas. Ollie’s Pet Sitting specializes in pet and house-sitting services, of which she has over 17 years of experience. Ollie’s Pet Sitting can perform basic animal care services, such as feeding and watering, litter box and kennel cleaning, potty breaks, and a thirty- minute walk. Ollie can also provide her customers home presence services including mail and newspaper retrieval, alternating home and security lighting, and adjusting blinds at no extra charge. Additionally, Ollie’s Pet Sitting can send pet owners texts and photos of their pets during a visit.

Round Rock, TX(512) 796-8555

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Payton’s Paws

Payton’s Paws is a pet walking and care business that offers their services throughout the Austin, Texas area. Payton’s Paws focuses on positive reinforcement, mental stimulation, and adventure to give pets a more fulfilling life. Payton, the owner and pet sitter for Payton’s Paws, is a licensed and insured PetTech First Aid and CPR Instructor. He is also a member and insured through Pet Sitter Associates. Payton’s Paws can provide quick visits, dog walks, dog park visits, hikes, dog running, and overnight pet sitting. The business can also provide a four-hour class that can teach clients on to perform tail-to-snout assessments, restraining and muzzling, rescue breathing, canine and feline CPR, how to deal with poisoning, seizures, and much more.

Austin, TX(817) 454-6121

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Pet Sitting by Jenny

Pet Sitting by Jenny is a local pet sitting and care business, established in 2007, and offers their services within a twenty-mile radius from Round Rock, Texas. Pet Sitting by Jenny can provide, in addition to basic and extended pet sitting, pet taxi and overnight visits. Every visit includes include feeding, fresh water, scooping, playtime and exercise, and brushing. Pet Sitting by Jenny can also provide basic home presence services such as watering plants, mail retrieval, trash disposal, turning on and off lights, and minor emergencies. Additional pets can be taken care of at no additional charge.

Round Rock, TX(512) 791-9869

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Sparky’s Gotta Go!

Sparky’s Gotta Go! is a pet care and sitting business that offers their services to the Austin area of Texas, including Northwest Hills, Arboretum, Allandale, and Crestview. Sparky’s Gotta Go! can provide dog walking, pet sitting, potty break visits, pet taxi, dog baths and brushing, and wedding or event pet sitting and chaperoning. Each visit also includes walks, playtime and companionship, fresh water and food, grooming, litter box and kennel cleaning, main retrieval, and houseplant watering. Sparky’s Gotta Go! is bonded and insured for extra customer security and is certified to perform Pet CPR and First Aid

Austin, TX(512) 497-8236

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Stayin’ Home Pet Care

Stayin’ Home Pet Care is a pet sitting and walking business that provides their services in the Southwest Austin area, including the Sendera, Shady Hollow, Circle C, Grand Oaks, Brodie Springs, Oak Park, Legend Oakes, Meridian, Tanglewood, and Western Oaks neighborhoods. Stayin’ Home Pet Care was established in 2008 and is fully insured, bonded and certified for a customer’s security comfort. Stayin’ Home Pet Care offers pet sitting, doggy daycare, exercise and walks, vacation sitting and pet house-sitting with a team that is trained and pre-screened. When under the care of Stayin’ Home Pet Care, special needs for medication and elderly pets are provided at no additional cost

Austin, TX(512) 796-3245

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Sunset Canyon

Sunset Canyon is a pet sitting and care business that offers their services to the community of Dripping Springs, Texas and its surrounding areas. Sunset Canyon specializes in customized care for domestic pets and farm animals. The company can take photographs and reports to pet owners so they can see how a visit or walk went. Sunset Canyon services for pet sitting and dog walking include feeding and fresh water, potty breaks, litter box cleaning, playtime and exercise, clean up, and food and water bowl washing. They can also perform home services such as adjusting home lights, plant watering, and mail and newspaper retrieval.

Austin, TX(512) 497-7803

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The ZooKrew Pet Sitting

The ZooKrew Pet Sitting is a pet sitting and dog walking business that offers their services to the Austin, Texas area. The ZooKrew Pet Sitting can handle numerous types of pets include cats, dogs, fish, reptiles, birds, and exotics. Their services start with a free initial consultation and also come with companionship, feeding and fresh water, playtime, administering medication, and basic home services such as mail and newspaper retrieval, watering plants, alternating lights, and opening and closing draperies. The ZooKrew Pet Sitting is a member of the Austin Pet Sitter Organization and the Professional United Pet Sitters and is insured through Pet Sitters Associates.

Round Rock, TX(512) 963-9437

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While You Were Away

While You Were Away is a pet care business that offers their services in the Austin, Texas area. Rhiannon Torrez is the owner and care provider and is a former medical Practice Administrator & CFO who has provided pet sitting and care services for the pets and owners of Austin for over six years. With her experience, Rhiannon offers daily visits, pet transport, pet play-group, and overnight care. Each visit consists of feeding and water, walks, play-time, potty breaks, and medicine administering. While You Were Away can also provide basic home services when visiting such as watering plants, alternating lights, mail collection, trash disposal, and more. While You Were Away is insured and bonded through the Pet Sitters Associates.

Austin, TX(512) 569-2008

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Your Pet’s Companion

Your Pet’s Companion is a local pet care business that provides their services throughout the Austin, Texas area including Mesa Hills, Jester Estates, Lakewood, Kyle, Buda, San Marcos, and other surrounding areas. Your Pet’s Companion offers in-home pet visit, overnight pet visits, paper and mail collection, overnight house sitting, pet taxi services, key return and pickup, and home supply delivery services. Holiday hours are also provided at an added cost and special discounts, and a pricing list can be found on the company’s website. Your Pet’s Companion is a member of Austin Pet Sitter Organization and the National Association of Professional Pet Sitters.

Austin, TX(512) 470-0936

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