Great Pyrenees
Pyrenean Mountain Dog

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Great Pyrenees
Pyrenean Mountain Dog
Chien De Montagne Des Pyrenees

France, Ancient Times

Companion, Guarding

Life Expectancy
This breed can live as long as 11 - 12 years of age

Weight & Height
90 to 132 pounds & 25 to 32 inches tall

Known Health Problems
Hip Dysplasia, Bloat, Entropion, Luxating Patellas

Physical Description
Large, powerful dog. The head is wedge shaped and the eyes are almond shaped and dark brown. The nose and lips are black. The ears are small, v-shaped and drop. The tail is long, well plumed and carried low or over the back.

Intelligent, gentle & extremely loyal. This dog is great with children. They also can make a good guard dog as they can be wary of strangers.


Living Conditions
Not good for apartment living

Thorough daily brushing is best

Needs a large area to run or needs to be walked daily

Coat Texture
Profuse, medium length coat.

Coat Colors


6-10 Puppies are usually born per litter

Continental Kennel Club
American Kennel Club
United Kennel Club
New Zealand Kennel Club
American Pet Registry
Fédération Cynologique Internationale
Canadian Kennel Club
National Kennel Club


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Great Pyrenees

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