- Good with Dogs
- Good with Kids
Adoption Pending. You can see more of these beautiful dogs by clicking on Rescue Dogs.
Announcing this perfect and stunning litter of full Pyr puppies—the City Slickers who came to rescue as owner surrenders from their breeder. These kids are the real deal—simply gorgeous with amazing personalities to match. Brooklyn, a gentle, calm, independent girl is a super star! She knows sit (without a treat), has mastered the leash, and loves to go for walks! Brooklyn doesn’t know a stranger when out and about and is a social butterfly warming up to all the dogs and people; she even wrapped her body around the vet tech! Brooklyn loves to get pets but in true Pyr fashion wants it on her terms; sometimes playing coy :) This girl is a true Pyr—loves to nap outside, play with all the dogs, and then lay at your feet at night, happy to serve as a foot warmer. Brooklyn loves puzzles but is always happy to share with her foster brother. She is all puppy and will sometimes forget how big she is, tripping over her feet in her excitement to get somewhere. She is crate trained and will often go upstairs and put herself to bed if her foster parents stay up too late—after all a girl needs her beauty rest! Brooklyn is looking for a furever home with another male dog or two to play with, a big, fenced yard and PYRents who will give her unconditional love and continue to teach her new things!
NGPR Pooch Profile
Name: Brooklyn in IL
Age: 5 1/2 mos old as of beg Nov 2023
Color: white w/light cream badger
Dew Claws: double
Estimated Adult Weight: 100 lbs
Current Location: NGPR approved foster in Chicago, IL
Medical: Pup will be placed on a spay/neuter contract with a date specified for the spay or neuter procedure to be performed by. 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: Other Dogs, Older Kids, Cats unknown
Fencing: Secure VISIBLE fencing is required; invisible fencing WILL NOT contain this breed.
Fees: Adoption fees are determined on a sliding scale depending on age, location and transport. Fees for dogs adopted locally start at $400 and can range up to $700 for puppies under six months. Puppies placed on spay/neuter contracts receive $100 back when the dog is spayed or neutered. Transport costs are included in the adoption fee. Fees for senior dogs (7 or older) and foster dogs will be adjusted accordingly.
Transport: Not available to the West Coast - please see our list of Northwest dogs
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 nationalpyr.org 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 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 our online application. 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.
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.