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Posted on: February 8, 2024

San Marcos Regional Animal Shelter Pets of the Week

Feb. 8, 2024 Pets of the Week

Pet of the Week: Earl (51932897)

Earl is a 5-year-old Treeing Tennessee Brindle mix that is absolutely in love with stuffed toys! Earl has been at the shelter for a year and has a special place in shelter staffs' hearts. When in the play yard, Earl is often found digging through the toy box until he finds the perfect one. Earl has had good interactions with other dogs and loves pets! He is potty trained and walks well on a leash. Stop by the shelter to meet this sweet boy!

Pet of the Week: City Lights (54134363)    

This sweet, winkly-faced pup is City Lights! Don’t let his wrinkles fool you, City Lights is only 5 years old. The Shar-Pei mix has lots of spunk, and he’s young at heart. City Lights has been in the shelter for over 150 days and he’s ready to find his forever home. He is great on a leash and enjoys hanging out in the play yards with staff. City Lights is heartworm-positive and is looking for a forever home he can receive his SMRAS-covered treatment. Stop by the shelter to see this winkly face today!

 Both pets are available for adoption at the San Marcos Regional Animal Shelter. For the entire month of February all ready-to-go pets are $14 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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