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Posted on: December 28, 2023

San Marcos Regional Animal Shelter Pets of the Week

Pets of the Week Dec. 28, 2023

Pet of the Week: Maisy (54908341)

Meet Maisy! While Maisy has only been at the shelter a little under a month, she’s made a big impression on staff and volunteers! This sweetie is a 3-year-old Shepherd mix with fantastic manners. Maisy is great on a leash, potty trained, and great in a crate. On walks, Maisy loves to sniff and explore everything she can! Maisy knows some basic commands and has good interactions with kids. Start your forever adventure with Maisy today! 

 Pet of the Week: Walter (54845958)           

Walter is the definition of a goofball with lots of personality. This sweet boy is a 3-year-old Great Pyrenees/Labrador mix, that is sure to warm your heart. When on the playground, he may not fully understand the game of fetch, but he does love to run around with a stuffed toy. Walter knows some basic commands and loves eating bacon treats from staff’s hands. Shelter staff says he exudes the lab personality, evident in his playful nature. Stop by the shelter today to meet this goofy boy!

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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