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Rescue Me ID: 14-07-03-00262Tosha (female)

Great Pyrenees    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Cats, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy 
Health: Vaccinations Current 

    Tosha's breed of dog is known within the United States as the Yugoslavian Shepherd, or in Yugoslavia as the Sarplaninac. Her breed personality is very much like that of a Grt Pyrenees and used to guard livestock. Sarplaninac very rare in North America. Tosha needs a 'special type of owner in her life because of her past abused life & genetic independent/stubborn breed traits! Her breed of dog is not for beginners. Its a very hard dog to train and keep trained! She 'needs' to have 'a loving & cool-headed (patience) owner' who's alpha-oriented yet 'nonphysical & trains with positive reinforcements, because Tosha was a very abused dog for most ... (Read More)of her life. HER NEW OWNERS MUST 'NOT BE AGGRESSIVE' TOWARDS SUCH INDEPENDENT TRAITS IF THINGS DONT GO THIER WAY EVERY TIME (their commands & wants of the dog), NO IF ANDS OR BUTS! Tosha is shy of anger & frustration energies many people exert towards life & at their dogs when they don't get what they want. Tosha is somewhat of a scaredy-cat due to her past & 'can't deal with negative energies directed at her or around her'! She will cower & try & keep her distance from you every time if you exert such energies. If you tend to lose your temper with dogs that won't always listen to your 1st, 2nd, 3rd or even 4th command given, then 'Tosha is not the dog for you' !If you are to show you're upset with her in using a loud aggressive upset voice, and or negative body language because she didn't listen to your commands off the bat you will certainly destroy your relationship with her. Especially if you become physical with her at any one time! It will only take one episode of mistreatment to alter & or destroy your relationship with Tosha forever The temperament of the breed is described as friendly, mellow, independent, reliable, protective but not snappy, incorruptible & devoted to their family & livestock. The breed is very calm until a threat presents itself. They are serene & majestic & very gentle. They also have a beautiful & astonishing low maintenance fur coat. These active & athletic dogs 'require large amounts of outside daily exercise to run & play'- Tosha does not play with balls. (Less)

     Animal Location:

Larimer County foert collins, CO MAP IT!

Contact:
david woodruff

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Rescue Me ID: 14-06-02-00461Abby (female)

Great Pyrenees Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Hey ya there! I'm Abby. I'll be 4 on September,27th but I am still a puppy at heart. I am about 80lbs and I am 1/2 Great Pyrenese and 1/2 Border collie with a touch a austrailian sheperd. I have an adorably long tongue and I LOVE to play in the snow and I enjoy playing with other dogs (both running and wrestling). I like to play soccer/handball/football and I am a tug-a-war champ. I am shy to new people at first, but I can learn to love them. I need a home with lots of attention to give and time to be active. Admirably, Abby

     Animal Location:

El Paso County Colorado Springs, CO MAP IT!

Contact:
Charles Gillett 719.258.0667 or 913.240.3128

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Rescue Me ID: 14-03-20-00312Roxy (female)

Great Pyrenees    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    This beautiful girl is looking for a new home/foster home! Roxy is a sweet, very gentle, laid back 7 year old Great Pyrenees. She wins over the hearts of all around her, even non-dog people. Roxy loves the outside in the winter and acts like a puppy when it snows. She runs, jumps and rolls all around. She loves to play chase with people and eat snowballs. In the summer she prefers to stay inside; laying on the air vent, stealing all the AC. She is always up for a walk or trip in the car. She enjoys hikes if it is not to warm (and will try to sniff everything she passes). Inside the house she will just lay around napping (most of the time, in ... (Read More)front of a door 'protecting' you) and be a giant pillow to hug and love on (you can lay all over her without so much as a sigh). She loves to look out the window to keep watch, but know, she will bark (with a tail wagging of course) at people who come to the door or walk past the house. Roxy is house trained and knows tons of commands. She is great with cats and with older children (age 8+). We feel that she needs to be the only dog in the household. Roxy enjoys the dog park, meeting dogs walks and hikes but has jealousy issues within the house. She becomes protective of her people, food and love. We are looking for someone with a fenced yard and lots of love to give! She is a wonderful dog who deserves the best! If you think Roxy is a good fit for you please complete our adoption application at Farfelsrescue.com. (Less)

     Animal Location:

Farfel's Rescue
Boulder County Boulder, CO MAP IT!

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PIease Read Before Adopting a Great Pyrenees in Colorado
    Great Pyrenees Dogs can make good pets in Colorado if they match your IifestyIe. The Great Pyrenees is a huge, fluffy herding dog. Independent and protective, the Great Pyrenees is devoted to its family and somewhat stubborn. Great Pyrenees need to be socialized with children as puppies. This breed is an imposing guardian but is gentle unless threatened or provoked. Great Pyrenees need large yards and are best suited to cold climates. Great Pyrenees are affectionate toward non-canine pets, especially cats!

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    The Great Pyrenees was the official dog of the French Royal Court. The Great Pyrenees is related to the St. Bernard.

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Great Pyrenees Rescue

Colorado Animal Rescue
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Arapahoe County - Byers, Colorado 80103
Every Creature Counts 720-422-5582

Denver County - Denver 80204
MaxFund Animal Adoption Center 303-595-3561

Denver County - Denver, Colorado 80204
MaxFund Animal Adoption Clinic 303-595-0532

Denver County - Denver 80223
Harrison Memorial Animal Hospital 303-722-5800

Boulder County - Boulder, CO 80301
Humane Society of Boulder Valley 303-442-4030

Boulder County - Boulder 80302
Humane Society of Boulder Valley 303-443-8102

Larimer County - Fort Collins, CO 80525
Larimer Humane Society 970-226-3647

El Paso County - Colorado Springs, Colorado 80909
Hamlett Spay & Neuter Clinic 719-475-1800

El Paso County - Colorado Springs 80962
Dreampower Animal Rescue Foundation 719-390-7838

Archuleta County - Pagosa Springs, CO 81147
Humane Society of Pagosa Springs 970-731-4771

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