Alex - pending, Dog, Great Pyrenees (long coat)

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Species: 
Dog
Breed: 
Great Pyrenees (long coat)
Primary Breed: 
Great Pyrenees
Gender: 
Male
Home with dogs: 
Yes
Home with cats: 
Yes
Home with kids: 
Yes
House Trained: 
Yes
Age: 
Young
Special Needs: 
No
Spay/neutered: 
Yes
Size: 
X-Large
Vaccinations Up to Date: 
Yes
Color: 
White
Coat Length: 
Long
Found: 
No
Description: 
Adoption Pending. You can see more of these beautiful dogs by clicking on Rescue Dogs. Alex (Alexander the Great) is about 3 years old and weighs 125 lbs. He does well with other dogs, cats and people of all ages. However, he does need to be fed separately because he is food protective with other dogs. He is very gentle and just wants to snuggle with anyone he meets. He was initially surrendered because his family moved and didn't take him with them, and now his new family is going through a divorce. Alex is housebroken and crate trained, but does not need to be crated when you are gone. He is a lover of a boy eager to be petted and loves to jump up and give hugs. Alex will be placed as inside pet with outside privileges to a secure above ground fenced yard. Pyrs do not do well with wireless fencing. We recommend obedience training for all newly adopted pyrs, to help you create a special bond with you and your new friend. Pooch Profile Name: Alex Age: 3 years Color: white Dew Claws: n/a Estimated Adult Weight: 125 lbs Origin: Indiana Current Location: Indianapolis, IN Medical: Neutered, dewormed, negative for heartworm, up-to-date on vaccinations and currently on flea, tick and heartworm preventative. Housebroken: yesCan be Placed With: Kids, Cats, Other Dogs Fencing: Secure VISIBLE fencing is required Fees:$300 adoption fee plus transport which can be easily arranged to the NE. Please fill out our short APPLICATION FORM and we will get back to you within 48 hours. Thanks. About Us: National Great Pyrenees Rescue (NGPR) is not a shelter. We are a not-for-profit, tax-exempt coalition of Pyr rescuers and rescue groups. We save Pyrs and Pyr mixes across the country and place them in approved foster homes to learn how they will interact with your family. Every dog who is fostered or adopted makes room for another Pyr coming out of a kill shelter. NGPR dogs are fostered for a minimum of two weeks or more, spayed or neutered and fully vetted before placement. NGPR will take back any dog who does not succeed in its new home. Many NGPR volunteers are members of the AKC breed club, adhere to their rescue guidelines for purebred Pyrs and apply these standards to the adoption of Pyr mixes as well. Visit www.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 the application form below. 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. For more information about our adoption process please visit our adoption information page. Want to help but can’t adopt now? You can make a tax-exempt donation by visiting our donation page. This exceptional Great Pyrenees dog has been selected for sponsorship by National Great Pyrenees Rescue (NGPR)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 Rescue Dogs. Love this breed? NGPR now has a Rescue Store where your purchase goes to help our rescue dogs and neediest cases.