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Hi! My name is Bosco in CT – Happy Boy Loves People!

Pet ID: 17455348-NGPR-4794-F

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National Great Pyrenees Rescue

Facts about me

  • Great Pyrenees / Mixed (medium coat)
  • Large
  • White
  • Male

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My Information

  • Good with Dogs
  • Good with Cats
  • Good with Kids
  • House-Trained

My Story

Are you looking to welcome an active and happy furever furry friend into your pack? Young Bosco may be the pyrfect pal for you! This young Pyr mix will quickly win you over with his adorable antics. Bosco loves the outdoors, especially when there is a large, safe fenced space for him to run like the wind and play with his foster siblings. Bosco loves to play with doggy friends of similar size, both male and female. While he enjoys the outdoors, he is especially fond of the perks of chilling inside with his people. He will 'down' and 'sit' for a treat and is very good on leash skills and with his house manners. Bosco loves people and will remember those he’s met before. He also loves being brushed and petted and going for car rides. He is not a fan of baths or loud trains. Bosco loves to eat and will wait patiently for you to share some of your food with him :) He will always be happy to see you come home, whether gone for 5 minutes or 5 hours! He’ll give you a good laugh hopping on all fours like a bunny :) Bosco’s pyrfect home would have a big yard with a secure fence, another dog pal to run and play with, and an active family. He’s a big, fluffy, lovable, happy guy who’s hopeful he will be the pyrfect match for your fun-loving family so apply for Bosco today!

NGPR Pooch Profile

Name: Bosco in CT

Age: 1 yr 11 mos old as of June 2022

Color: White

Dew Claws: single right rear

Estimated Adult Weight: 80 lbs currently; still growing

Current Location: NGPR approved foster in Putnam, CT

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.

Housebroken: yes

Can be Placed With: Other similar-sized dogs, dog-savvy cats, older kids.

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

Fees: Adoption Fee $550.

NYS Registered Rescue # RR102

Our goal is to assess every application on its own merits. Key considerations are: 1) the experience of the applicant with large breed dogs 2) children in the household or regularly visiting the household are ready for a large-breed dog who is a guardian by nature and 3) the sex of other dogs currently residing in the household to avoid same-sex aggression issues. For puppies under six months old, the applicant’s ability to socialize the puppy with older dogs is a priority.

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Please complete the adoption application and visit to learn more about Pyrs and our adoption process. National Great Pyrenees Rescue (NGPR) is not a shelter. We are a non-profit, tax-exempt rescue who has been rescuing the breed for 15 years.  Visit to learn more about us, our mission and our breed.

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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 Adoptable Dogs.