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Hi! My name is Duggar in VA – Adventurous Loving Pup!

Pet ID: 18102136-NGPR-4999-F

I'm being cared for by

National Great Pyrenees Rescue

Facts about me

  • Great Pyrenees / Mixed (short coat)
  • X-Large
  • Tricolor (Tan/Brown & Black & White)
  • Male

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My Information

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

My Story

Dugger, a Pyrenees mix, came into rescue with his 7 siblings known as the Ditch Litter. These babies were found abandoned in a ditch and taken straight to a foster home where they were showered with love and attention. Duggar loves to snuggle up to his big fur friends and doesn’t seem to care if they are ready for him or not :) This fellow is an explorer and adventurer, so anyone who is on the go won’t go wrong with a lad like Dougie! He is a leader, the first to do everything, including to bark and win over the big dogs. He also loves to kayak and swim where he became a master boater in his first foster home. To keep Dugger safe and allow him to continue his adventures he will need a 5 ft fence and a canine playmate. If you are active and looking for a sidekick, this boy just may be your PYRfect fit!

NGPR Pooch Profile

Name: Duggar in VA

Age: 18 wks as of end July 2022

Color: tricolor

Dew Claws: 1 single & 1 double

Estimated Adult Weight: 100 lbs

Current Location: NGPR approved foster in Vienna, VA

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.

Housebroken: 90% !

Can be Placed With: Cats, Other Dogs, Older Kids

Fencing: Secure VISIBLE 5 foot fencing is required; invisible fencing WILL NOT contain this breed.

Fees: $600 adoption fee, transport included. Puppies placed on spay/neuter contracts receive $100 back when the dog is spayed or neutered.

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 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.