Important update about Skipper operations in Austin:
As of 9/20/19, Skipper will no longer be providing pet care services in Austin.
We are happy to refer you to Walk! ATX Pet Care for the best pet care available in the area!
Walk! ATX Pet Care has been a member of the Austin community for over 8 years. They offer a host of dog walking options, as well as day camp, boarding, and in-home sitting options at competitive prices. Like Skipper, Walk! ATX performs a consultation with clients and their pups before beginning service, and sends out visit reports following each visit. Most importantly, Walk! ATX matches Skipper’s standard for professionalism, customer service, and convenience.
When you sign up with Walk! ATX Pet care, you’ll receive $20 in free credit!
The Walk! ATX Pet Care team can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at (512) 655-9557. You can learn more about their services HERE.
How It Works
Schedule Your Consultation
Schedule an in-home or over-the-phone consultation and receive your secure Master Lock® lockbox.
Book Online - Even Same-Day!
Book and customize your visit (free for same-day or in advance!) with our easy-to-use scheduling tool.
Receive Real-Time Updates
Receive an arrival notification and a detailed summary report at the end of the visit with a GPS-tracked map and photos!
Come Home To A Happy Dog!
Rest easy knowing your dog is happy and exercised. We’re here to bring you peace of mind, every time!
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Top Austin Neighborhoods
Dog walking in Downtown Austin with Skipper is a popular and convenient choice for pet parents. Downtown Austin is a central business district known for its restaurants, antique warehouses, galleries, museums, high-rises, apartments, condos, parks, farmers markets, and most importantly, pets! Downtown Austin is located on the north bank of the Colorado River.
Dog walking in Mueller Austin with Skipper is a popular and convenient choice for pet parents. Mueller is a planned unit development in the northeast-central portion of Austin, known for its single family homes, apartments, condos, eco-friendly green spaces, pools, parks, museums, shopping, and most importantly, pets! Parts of Mueller are still under development and will eventually comprise of 650,000 square feet of retail space, 4,600 homes, and 140 acres of open space.
Dog walking in South Congress Austin with Skipper is a popular and convenient choice for pet parents. South Congress, also known as SoCo, is a neighborhood known for its shopping, eclectic small retailers, restaurants, music venues, art venues, food trucks, apartments, condos, and most importantly, pets!
Austin Dog Walking Pricing
Dog Places in Austin
6700 Burnet Road, Austin, TX 78757
Enjoy a drink or bite to eat with your four-legged friend by your side at Yard Bar, one of Skipper’s favorite dog-friendly restaurants in Austin, TX. Yard Bar in Austin features food, dogs, and beer. Their off-leash dog park in Austin has a full bar, agility equipment, and bark rangers to ensure dogs are playing safely. To visit Yard Bar, you can purchase an annual membership or day pass to spend the day there with your pup. Set up a doggy play date for your dog and enjoy all of the delicious eats and drinks that this restaurant offers. Yard Bar is a popular happy hour spot for dog owners to bring their pup to after work while they enjoy specials on burgers, snacks, cocktails, and much more. Before you visit one of the most dog friendly restaurants in Austin, TX, make sure to check their website for dog park rules and qualifications. Yard Bar is open Monday-Sunday from 11:00 am- 10:00 pm.
“It makes a huge difference to know that they’re well taken care of, even if it’s not by me. My days are like 52 card pickup and sometimes I just can’t make it home to get them out. It makes me feel so good to have an extended family in Skipper to support us.”
Corri with Beef & Baby
“When work gets crazy and I can’t give Sonny the attention he needs, I have Skipper to take care of him. If Skipper went away, I would be in a panic. You truly are a lifeline for us. I couldn’t imagine what I would do without you.”
Trent with Sonny
“I love Skipper and so does my pup, Marni! Their walkers and booking systems are top-notch and everyone who works for them really loves the animals they help care for. Marni is young and incredibly active, and they do a great job helping her expel some of her energy while I’m at work.”
Lauren with Marni
“Skipper is a cut above the rest. What they provide for all your pets, at the pricing that they do – it’s unbeatable. The pictures, written report and ease of ability to schedule online makes scheduling out an appointment for my dogs extremely easy for my busy life. Not only that, the owners and walkers are all clearly passionate about pets, and that is what is most important!”
Katrina with Zoey, Bullet, & Carmella