- Good with Dogs
- Good with Cats
- Good with Kids
Adoption Pending. You can see more of these beautiful dogs by clicking on Rescue Dogs.
This handsome, young, active Pyr is Spencer and he’s looking for the perfect family to love! Spencer has excellent house manners. He’s housetrained and good on a leash. He would love a female canine companion in his new home to play with and help show him the ropes. Spencer is very loyal to his family and humans - he absolutely loves his people. Spencer would prefer a quiet neighborhood, with a large fenced in yard so he can have lots of room to play and roam around. This boy loves to get pets from his humans and will reward you with a sweet Pyr paw, sometimes two :) Spencer loves a good zoomie in the yard and then enjoys coming in to a bully stick or porkhide treat (Spencer thinks salami is an extra special treat :) He loves to play with his toys, throwing stuffies high up in the air to entertain himself. Spencer is a Pyr-lovers Pyr and will make the right family very happy and entertained with his fun-loving personality. If you’re looking for a loyal companion, apply today to learn more about Spencer!
NGPR Pooch Profile
Name: Spencer in NY
Age: 1 yr 8 mos old as of Nov 2023
Dew Claws: double
Estimated Adult Weight: 100 lbs
Current Location: NGPR approved foster in Wading River, NY
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: Older kids, Cats, Female Dogs
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.