Hi, I’m Barney. I came into rescue with my sister, Sandy, when our family lost their home. I am a happy boy who loves to play and play and play some more. I’m learning to use a crate, also to have good leash manners. When I see a new dog, animal or human I just get so excited to meet them that I forget that I’m attached to the person walking me :) I would really like an active home and if you have a place to take me swimming then I would be the happiest dog on the planet! I like to chase cats so it’s probably a good idea that I go to a home without them.
NGPR does not adopt dogs to homes with children under 6 years old.
NGPR Pooch Profile
Name: Barney in NY
Age: 3 years old as of Oct. 2016
Color: White with tan & black markings
Dew Claws: Double
Estimated Adult Weight: 90 lbs
Current Location: NGPR approved foster in Palmyra, NY
Medical: Neutered, dewormed, negative for heartworm, up-to-date on vaccinations and currently on flea, tick and heartworm preventative. This dog travels with a Interstate Health Certificate required by the USDA confirming that all the above criteria have been met.
Can be Placed With: Older Kids, Other Dogs, No Cats
Fencing: Secure VISIBLE fencing is required; invisible fencing WILL NOTcontain this breed.
Fees: $475 adoption fee.
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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.
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