Meet big boy Glacier! This massive guy made a splash when he came into rescue, as everyone just fell in love with his easy-going personality and handsome traditional Pyr looks! This large, lovable fellow is about 8 years old and is looking for the perfect place to enjoy his golden years ahead. Glacier is happy and good-natured, and would love a home with a regular routine, fenced yard, and maybe even a female dog friend to hang out and play with! He is seriously striking with his large stature, fluffy white coat, soulful eyes, and gentle, happy demeanor. He enjoys affection, and while he's an older fellow, he still can play like the best of them with other dogs - he loves a good time! What’s not to like with this guy? Glacier is currently in boarding and would benefit from time in a foster home to learn more about his indoor habits. Are you interested in fostering or adopting Glacier? Fill out an application today!
NGPR does not adopt dogs to homes with children under 6 years old.
NGPR Pooch Profile
Name: Glacier in Ohio
Age: 8 years old as of Nov. 2016
Color: White with Tan
Dew Claws: Double dew claws
Estimated Adult Weight: 100+ lbs
Current Location: NGPR approved foster in Ohio
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: Kids, Cats, Other Dogs
Fencing: Secure VISIBLE fencing is required; invisible fencing WILL NOT contain this breed.
Fees: $350 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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