- Good with Dogs
- Good with Kids
Adoption Pending. You can see more of these beautiful dogs by clicking on Rescue Dogs.
This handsome floof is Brooks, and he is the bestest boy looking for a furever family to love. This boy is quite the gentlepyr, preferring a chill lifestyle where he can take in everything that is going on at his own pace. During the day, Brooks likes to keep an eye on his property in case any intruder did not get the memo, but for the most part, Brooks simply likes the feeling of the soft breeze on his face, enjoys watching the clouds take different shapes and the fascinating colors of the sky as the time passes. Of course, just like many boys his age, Brooks is always eager to take his hoomans on their daily walks - reading the 'pee mail' is just icing on the cake :) At home, Brooks is definitely in the running for the couch potato championship - after all, why would one ever leave the comforts of a cushy spot? Well, Brooks admits that the exception can be made when it comes to mealtimes, or when peanut butter, pumpkin, or chicken is the picture! All in all, Brooks is simply the most lovable floof ball who adores being petted, brushed, and loved upon. If you are lucky enough to be his hooman, we are pawsitive that he will love you to the end of time!
NGPR Pooch Profile
Name: Brooks in NJ
Age: 3 yrs 6 mos old as of Nov 2023
Dew Claws: One single, one double
Estimated Adult Weight: 95 lbs
Current Location: NGPR approved foster in National Park, NJ
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: Other dogs and kids. Not yet tested with cats.
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.
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.
We may consider fostering for some of our dogs who are in boarding. Please visit Fostering FAQfor an application and information about our fostering program.
If you can't foster or adopt at this time, please consider helping our Neediest Cases or making a tax-exempt donation by visiting our Donate page.
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.