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Posted on: December 14, 2023

San Marcos Regional Animal Shelter Pets of the Week

Pets of the Week Dec. 14, 2023

Pet of the Week: Barkweiser (53405876)

Ready to inject some pawsitive vibes into your life? Meet Budweiser, the ultimate party pup! Whether he’s lounging in the yard or impressing you with his bag of tricks, this handsome hound is the life of any canine party. In his foster home, Budweiser has proven to be the epitome of good manners, respecting personal items both indoors and outdoors. He's a social butterfly who has aced the art of mingling with other dogs, cats, and kids alike. This 4-year-old Retriever mix isn't just a pet, he's a tail-wagging, heart-stealing, fun-loving addition waiting to let the good times roll! 

Pet of the Week: Ricky Bobby (52055632)

Ricky Bobby may not be able to drive a race car, but he sure can zoom around a yard with lightning speed! Ricky Bobby is more than just a dog, he's a true character with a heart full of love and a need for speed. With a heart as big as a race track he loves making new friends. He also has a competitive spirit, but he'll gladly trade the checkered flag for a belly rub. Ricky Bobby has had good interactions with both kids and dogs, and is housebroken. If you're ready to welcome a bundle of joy into your life who'll remind you that if you ain't first, you're last, then Ricky Bobby is your guy. Come meet Ricky Bobby today and add a little shake and bake to your life!

Both pets are available for adoption at the San Marcos Regional Shelter. All ready-to-go pets are $22 and include spay/neuter, vet exam, vaccinations, and a microchip. To meet the pets, visit the San Marcos Regional Animal Shelter in person from noon – 7 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, and from noon – 5 p.m. on Saturdays, or online at to choose a pet and fill out an online adoption application. Then, give the shelter a call at 512.805.2650 or email Anyone interested in fostering a pet should email or visit to fill out a foster application. Follow the shelter on Facebook @SanMarcosAnimalShelter and on Instagram @smtxanimalshelter for content and updates throughout the week.


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