Children in the home must be at least 6 years old.
Get your cameras ready because you will want to take a lot of photos of this gorgeous boy! Jory will turn heads wherever he goes. He has the classically beautiful look that everyone associates with Great Pyrenees. He has an extra-long perfectly straight coat and that face! How handsome can a Pyr get? But it gets better. Jory has a truly awesome temperament. He is still a puppy and wants to pounce and bounce around a person in his excitement, wagging his tail furiously which is uncommon with Pyrs but he settles down into a calm happy boy quickly. Jory has a devoted temperament and he really is looking for that special person or family with which to bond. Jory ignores cats and he is hanging companionably with the dogs in his foster home while they teach him how to play. How much more perfect can a dog get? Hurry up to get your application in because the line will form quickly.
NGPR Pooch Profile
Name: Jory in KY
Age: 18 months or less as of Apr. 2017
Dew Claws: double
Estimated Adult Weight: 90-100 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.
Can be Placed With: Kids, Cats, Other Dogs
Fencing: Secure VISIBLE fencing is required; invisible fencing WILL NOT contain 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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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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