Baxter is Ron Burgundy's beloved pet dog and close friend. Ron often has enlightening conversations with Baxter at home and their friendship is very close.

Demise and ReturnEdit

Baxter was punted into a river by a raging motorcyclist as a result of Ron's accidental damages to his motorcycle. After the demise of Baxter, Ron was in a "glass case of emotion". Towards the end of the film, Baxter returned to save Ron and Veronica from being attacked by bears.


It has been shown that Baxter will be in Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues.