Your pets. Our family.

We love them, spoil them, and snuggle them - just like you do!

Austin pet sitting, dog walking, and holiday dog walker

When you are away, you can trust that your babies are in the loving care of an experienced local professional. 

Why choose The Smiling Dog

The Smiling Dog offers dog sitting and walking in Austin, Texas. We are the oldest, locally-owned pet services provider for all sorts of critters. Daily walks, play dates, overnight and in-home sitting - we do it all! 

Our pets are an important part of our lives so we understand the bond between you and the importance of giving them all of the love and care they deserve in your absence.


Simply put, we are trustworthy

We are insured, bonded, and vet recommended and we challenge ourselves to stay up to date on new and exciting changes in the pet care industry. We are totally dedicated to providing top-notch professional services for your pets, including administering medication, and specialize in senior and special need dogs. Most of all, we love pets and are happy to take care of them when you can't!