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My name is Spud!

Great Pyrenees Mix Dog for adoption in Beacon, New York - Spud
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National Great Pyrenees Rescue

Facts about Spud

  • Breed: Great Pyrenees Mix
  • Color: White
  • Age: Young
  • Size: Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
  • Sex: Male
  • ID#: 10208842-NGPR-2694
You can fill out an adoption application online on our official website.

Hi! My name is Spud and I am a Cuddle Muffin according to my foster mom. I am not sure what a Cuddle Muffin is and quite frankly I always thought I was a dog. I mean my brother, Tater, is a dog and we wrestle like dogs and from what I can see of myself, I look like a dog. Maybe a Cuddle Muffin is just a type of dog that really likes people and loves to be held and petted. If so, then I am definitely a Cuddle Muffin. Now you might think that as I grow cuddling with me may become more and more of a challenge but I don’t expect to get more than 70 pounds or so and 70 pounds is a nice lapful, right? You see, I might be a Pyr mix even though I have double dews. Not sure what I am mixed with since I look so much like a Pyr but there you are. My foster mom is teaching me the command, “follow” since I have the Pyr tendency to ignore “come” and she says I am doing well. She is also teaching me leash skills. I like playing with my brother and the other dogs in the house but I am very laid back and prefer to watch a lot and of course to cuddle. Therefore, I am not a pup that has to have playmates and will be very happy to be the only dog in your life so I can have your undivided attention.

NGPR does not adopt dogs to homes with children under 6 years old.

NGPR Pooch Profile

Name: Spud in KY

Age: approx. 9 months old as of Dec 2016

Color: white

Dew Claws: double

Estimated Adult Weight: 60-70 lbs

Current Location: NGPR foster home in KY

Medical: Neutered, dewormed, negative for heartworm, up-to-date on vaccinations and currently on flea, tick and heartworm preventative. This dog travels with an Interstate Health Certificate required by the USDA confirming that all the above criteria have been met.

Housebroken: yes

Can be Placed With: Kids, Other Dogs, Cats unknown

Fencing: Secure VISIBLE fencing is required; invisible fencing WILL NOT contain this breed.

Fees: $475 adoption fee.

If you can't foster or adopt at this time, please consider helping our Neediest Cases.

Please visit our ADOPTION CENTER to complete the application form and learn more about Pyrs and our adoption process. Thanks.
About Us: National Great Pyrenees Rescue (NGPR) is not a shelter. We are a not-for-profit, tax-exempt coalition of Pyr rescuers and rescue groups. We save Pyrs and Pyr mixes across the country and place them in approved foster homes so we know how they will interact with your family. Please consider adopting or fostering. Every dog who is fostered or adopted makes room for another Pyr coming out of a kill shelter. Prior to adoption, NGPR dogs are fostered for a minimum of two weeks (usually more), spayed or neutered and fully vetted. Dogs coming from out of area are certified with a USDA health certificate before going to their new homes. Our rescuers adhere to the highest placement standards and will take back any dog whose adoption does not succeed. Visit www.nationalpyr.org to learn more about us, our mission and our breed.
More Information: Questions? The fastest way to learn more about a dog is to fill out the application form below. If you call or e-mail you are reducing your chances of adopting this animal as we direct our time and energy to first serving those who apply. For more information about our adoption process please visit our adoption information page.
Want to help but can’t adopt now? You can make a tax-exempt donation by visiting our donation page.
This exceptional Great Pyrenees dog has been selected for sponsorship by National Great Pyrenees Rescue (NGPR)We have many Pyrs and Pyr mixes who need homes and not all of them are posted. You can see more of these beautiful dogs by clicking on Rescue Dogs.

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