- Good with Dogs
- Good with Cats
- Good with Kids
Adoption Pending. You can see more of these beautiful dogs by clicking on Rescue Dogs.
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Loki is one of four young Pyrs surrendered with their parents to a WV shelter. They came in underweight, with little training but plenty of smarts! Everything is new to this family as they never lived in a house and were confined together in a small area. Loki has not looked back and is learning what fun and love is all about! This boy is learning leash manners and enjoys walking around with his person. He has even learned the sit command. Loki was a little shy his first time in the house but quickly settled and became comfortable. This gentle boy loves other dogs, playing, running, and chasing so would like to request another canine companion in his furever home. Cats would be ok too as long as they don’t mind him "checking them out”; he will quickly lose interest if they ignore him. This boy loves everything about people—being brushed, going exploring on the leash, or simply sitting to be petted and adored. He also thinks toys are the best and will smile happily when he has them to play with! Loki’s perfect home will include a nice fenced yard, another dog or two, and a basket full of toys :) Children to throw a ball and hang with would be great too! Loki will be happy going for walks or just hanging out with his family getting love and giving so much love in return. Put in an application to learn more about Loki!
NGPR Pooch Profile
Name: Loki in KY
Age: 10 1/2 mos old as of Sept 2023
Dew Claws: double
Estimated Adult Weight: 85 lbs
Current Location: NGPR approved boarding in Richmond, KY
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: Cats, Other Dogs, Kids
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.