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Austin Dog Walking Services + Pet Care Partnerships For Your Peace of Mind + the Well-Being of Your Pets.  Trusted since 2008

Austin Dog Walking + Dog Fitness Services

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The Sporty Dog Walking includes a Positive time for your pet(s) to get outside and have FUN while getting Exercise + Socialization + Mental Stimulation + Basic Leash Training + Positive Behavior Reinforcement incorporated with each walk.  From the largest of Great Danes to the tiniest of Yorkies, your dog can reap the countless benefits from a Mid Day Walk, either one-on-one or on group walks in your neighborhood or trail nearby. Let's GO For A Walk, ATX!

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Does your dog jump, pull on the leash or react to other dogs?  We can provide personalized and structured training walks to change old habits into new appropriate ones.  All of our services can be customized to meet your pet(s) individual needs whether your goal is to master basic leash obedience, combat separation anxiety, or change problematic tendencies, with consistent one-on-one positive reinforcement walks. 

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Let's Hike N Sniff or join a playgroup at Lady Bird Lake. Perfect for active pups who need at least an hour of daily exercise to keep them physically + mentally healthy + happy as well as Social and Mental Stimulation to reduce unwanted behaviors or encourage appropriate social behaviors around other pups or those who need a little extra outside time to sniff n explore! 

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Is your dog Sporty?  Dog Sports are perfect for the dog that needs some extra attention or to burn off excess energy or even cool off with a swim.  We can engage your dog with a variety of toys, play fetch, chuck-it, frisbee, tug-of-war, or your pup's favorite sport or toy to help improve agility and coordination as well as encourage problem solving skills in a way that is mentally stimulating and builds self confidence in your own back yard or at an off leash area.

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The Sporty Dog ON THE GO can assist or transport your pet to and from Vet Visits, Pet Emergencies, Pet Errands, Grooming Appointments, drop off/pick up from Doggie Day Care, Boarding, the Airport, or other dog related events. Your pet(s) will be safe and buckled up inside the car. A brief walk or outside potty time included before arriving back home or drop off location. 

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The Sporty Dog ON THE GO is the GO TO Pet Care Service at many local Pet Friendly Hotels such as the Driskill, Hotel Van Zandt or any other pet friendly hotel. Contact us for more info to book a reservation in advance providing your Hotel Room Number and dates requested for a hotel pet sitter. 

In-Home Austin Pet Sitting Services

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In-Home Pet Services

Every pet(s) individual needs will be met, from their diet to exercise routine, as well as any meds. We personalize care for each and every home with our highest priority focused on the well-being and happiness of your pet(s). Each visit includes fresh water, meals, love and treats with a Pet Report Card and adorable picture of your pet(s) having fun and for your peace of mind. Home care services are included such as taking out trash, removal of pet waste, mail check, water plants, adjust lights, etc.

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In-Home Overnight Services

At your home sleep-over so that your furry family member does not have to stay home alone. This is particularly helpful for elderly pets and pets with special needs or for those with separation anxiety who just don't like to sleep alone. Your professional pet-sitter will be there overnight (8pm-8am) with your pet to monitor, cuddle, play and provide lots of TLC and companionship. All meals + walks included. 

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In-Home AM/PM Vacation Services

All Pets get to remain in their normal environment and the comfort of their own home with our AM + PM Pet Services. Each visit includes either a walk around the block, play time in the yard, fresh water, meals served, + lots of kisses and belly rubs + a treat before bed time.  

Celebrating 10 YEARS IN ATX!!

PETS LOVE US + PAWRENTS TRUST US!

 At The Sporty Dog, we are foremost pet owners  ourselves and we know what it feels like to leave your pet(s) in someone else's care. A pet is a precious family member, which makes choosing the right Austin Dog Walker + Austin Pet Sitting Professional a very important decision.