Adoptable Family-Friendly Pet of the Week

These family-friendly pets need homes!

Family Friendly Pet of the Week


Mac is a handsome 3-year-old Australian Cattle who currently weighs about 45 pounds. His prior guardian surrendered Mac when she could no longer care for him; she stated that Mac is good with children and people. Here at the shelter, Mac has been a sweet and friendly fellow.  He is definitely a smart pup and knows many basic commands.  And check out his ears! Come on in and meet Mac Today!


March is National Adopt a Guinea Pig month and the shelter has plenty of them to choose from.   Nutmeg is a 2 year old male guinea pig that weighs 2 pounds. This sweet critter chatters the day away and absolutely LOVES to eat hay. Did you know that guinea pigs are very social creatures and when they are happy, they jump up and down, which is called popcorning. Come on in and meet a guinea pig today!

These and other animals are available for adoption from the Santa Fe Animal Shelter at 100 Caja del Rio Road.  

The Shelter’s adoption hours are from 11 am to 6 pm daily, with the last adoption at 5:30 pm.    Please call 505-983-4309 extension 1610 with any questions.

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