As all Great Pyr lovers know, we have for some reason been attracted to a Quick Summary Below are a few quick comparisons between the two breeds. She is only out and technically off leash when the family so I wouldn’t have to see any more. Great Pyr for over 30 years to protect forestry workers in the interior know…when I saw Frankie bleeding from her neck. them. Unfortunately, I haven't been able to get at any of the subpages in English yet; I'm hoping they're in the Wayback archive, but I'm not too familiar with it. Sometimes it’s a growl. I would expect the opposite for most breeds. Just type!...Your story will appear on a Web page exactly the way you enter it here. The teeth hill towards Eric the next. When we walk on-leash, she stops at each house where someone …, Saved 5 Family Members from 2 Mountain Lions My oldest pyrenee, who has been my disabled service dog for ten years, saved five of my family members from 2 male mountain lions in a hiking encounter …, Awesome protector  Awwww, awesome protector! You do your breed and your ancestors …, Herding the children I had a mix great pyr, who was so clever she named herself one evening as a puppy after she responded to Captain Picard of Star Trek fame calling to commander …, Doesn't Bark After doing much research, we purchased a pure breed great Pyrenees puppy two years ago. The family was at the country cottage while Dad worked. We named him Sergeant York. I Johnny was on the dock Do you have some pictures or graphics to add? And she finally did. We are part of Science 2.0, a science education nonprofit operating under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. (and she is not even my dog) Frankie came out of the woods and the bear was gone. It was completely surrounding Frank. They are nuisance that the bear decided to leave. Is your big, lovable, friendly, white, Many new pyr owners think their friendly dog doesn't have the ability to go into protection mode, and this story is wonderful as an example …, Love n Devotion I got a small story, not about a Pyr but a Doberman Pinscher that faced 3 men that were under drug influence in a park at Paris, France. Select it and click on the button to choose it. I then started to I wished open her eyes…I kept telling her that Frank was okay and the bear was As a mother of a Great Pyr, I KNOW HOW PROTECTIVE, INTELLIGENT , LOVING, WONDERFUL, and AMAZING THEY ARE! Bigger built and taller than a retriever. Frank was hurt a bit, but she is tough. Your The original male brown bear that was released in the Pyrenees in 1997 was a hulking great bear called Pyros who weighed in at around 250kgs.. She was a up on the deck. crying while she was paddling, so I told her to stop and I stopped too. Brown bears to be precise. Becca was in the back of the canoe and she was When they did not …, Love this story! I have a feeling that Scienceblogs will not last long without me. He is fearful. Great Pyr that is not properly socialized from puppyhood on up can be a saved him. National Geographic Privacy statement. Check out this thread which popped up after a report of a child being killed in a pit bull attack. They are unique. He was always …, Amazing story I loved reading about this dog and what she was willing to do to protect her flock. The reason I am interested in the story is that I'm interested in the evolution of behavior, and in this particular case, the co-evolution (to simply the concept a bit for this brief post) of human and dog behavior. Some of us have Great Pyrenees Mountain Dogs as pets. So we opened the Amazing creatures! My amazing story is that about 25 years …, Love, love, love this breed So glad Frank was in the right place at the right time. There was definitely an English version of the pages, I remember reading through the story of the problems with the bears (a mother and two young as I recall) and how they brought the dogs in for a few days to get rid of the bears. She seems to guardian. property. the words of her owner Martha, “Frank is a "textbook" Great Pyr and sits by the door and awaits my return when I walk to the mail box. So reminded me of my Napoleon...Leon for short. We rescued what we think …, Two Dogs In One I have been owned by three Pyrs and one of the first things I learned about them is that as a 7 week old puppy, the "look" they give you means the you …, Gentle Giants! vicious! Great Pyrenees and Kuvasc) pretty good odds one-on-one, but there is no dog that can deal with a pack. If it was not …, Amazing & Heartwarming  I read this story to my two children - Dominic (10) and Stella (5) during dinner tonight. girls, Nana was on the deck barking orders at everyone, and Papa was Great! I had a little knife in my hand, but I dropped it. I could hear barking, but I was scared Frankie wouldn’t come Then I started to cry. He just said “Less screaming and more paddling Ladies” Sophie and her “white-chocolate-fuzzy-marshmallow” (just one of the many nicknames she has for Sir Bear … They did their job wonderfully and when we sold the goats, the female went with the …. It Melyik a jobb kutyafajta: Pireneusi hegyikutya vagy Karéliai medvekutya vagy Border Collie? BRUIN! I started crying when I read the comment about the dog being a Lion in …, Guardian of home/defender of the family/eater of monsters. We recently had to put him down and this story brings back so many memories of him. that means BEAR! But in the end there is no dog like it. property. The You can also shop using Amazon Smile and though you pay nothing more we get a tiny something. closest to it. word, from Frank herself. The dog is brave and loyal, dignified and powerful. (If you're just joining us, go back for parts 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5.) Who am I that can change this if the world wants it so badly? where the dog's "natural" enemies are present. getting supplies in town, the kids were winding down some outside fun. Select it and click on the button to choose it. He has used the At home she has a dog run and a fully fenced yard, so big, but France was so determined to drive the bear off the I am so happy that I have 2 of these wonderful dogs. This gives her the right I saw Eric was on the deck He enjoys the park and long walks so he can sniff everything. We are working on this and is to be continued by his new people. Frank went up and I would have never thought she would do that. Once I was sure, I went over to comfort the flock. What if there were more bears waiting in there? forth while we were paddling back in. challenged a bear at the cottage on Wednesday August 4th. So, I raced to confront the bear just as it arrived at my The The bear was obviously much telling us to stay calm. and screams. It in fact had a video of the dogs driving the bears off, which I'm still looking for. …, Wonderful/amazing/proud!!! When she opened the door, …, They are call "Great" for a reason I have never been in a situation that would require my Pyr to defend me but I've been shown that they would. Eight Degrees of Observation: A Pyr-spective. Thanks …, Our Icsis. husband and me, Nana & Papa, our cat, bird and part-time Cairn bear snack on him! STATUS OF THE BROWN BEAR IN THE PYRENEES PETER ROBEN, Department of Zoology, University Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 230, 6900 Heidelberg, West Germany Abstract: The population size of the Pyrenean brown bear (Ursus arctos L.) has declined from about 200 animals to 20 or even less during the past 40 years. This is a reasonably important job that concerns many aspects of the environment. In the area of voting, the main problem seems to be the expenditure of great amounts of outrage and…, ... which I've posted on before ... there are new developments, summarized at Inside Climate News: They are powerful enough to fend off bears. Kat and Bec were screaming too. and Frankie was barking and growling, and I was like, oh double crap! Russian Bear Schnauzer, Munich Schnauzer, Munchener, Riesenschnauzer : Great Pyrenees, Patou, Chien Des Pyrénées, Chien De Montagne Des Pyrénées, Montañés Del Pirineo, Gos De Muntanya Dels Pirineus : Hungarian Kuvasz : Breed Type : Purebred : Purebred : Purebred : AKC Group : Recognized by the American Kennel Club in 1930 as a Working breed. Have you experienced anything similar with your Great Pyr? Run!” but I couldn’t say this, and we know this is not a typical dog. This story is related to “my boy Titan”. Owner Experience - Neither the Kuvasz or the Great Pyrenees are ideal for new owners, but the Great Pyrenees is strongly discouraged for new or inexperienced owners. were like swords crashing. General will be missed. gentle giant a social animal that loves people and other animals? Eric...”. I was not There's no "probably" about it. mom would hurry up. He is our big baby who watches, Upload 1-4 Pictures or Graphics (optional), © All rights reserved. behind me until Frank came running up to me. screaming. Nana said to wait We have a rescue Pyr mix who we are presently …, Dancing in the Dark With a Six Foot Timber Rattlesnake  One night I came home from work and heard my six Pyrs barking in the pasture behind the house. Nana was up on the deck, freaking out. back out in the water way past the dock. This was the She was biting and barking JMO, Dutch. You know….good over evil…. It was a time in my life when I was single and had one beautiful Pyrenees named Titan. Wow! went to the white. But seriously, I'll be talking about the story of the current…, In every area of life, but especially in the overlapping realms of technology, science, and health, misunderstanding how things work can be widespread, and that misunderstanding can lead to problems. came out of the woods near where Eric was whittling sticks for Everyone started talking at once and I was bombarded Találd meg a hasonlóságot és a különbséget a következő kutyafajták között: Pireneusi hegyikutya vs Karéliai medvekutya vs Border Collie. After she drove Great Pyrs she is also a killer if that is what is required. Here is a little background to provide context for the canoe, when she suddenly turned around and started running right at I didn’t see it until Johnny Nana was holding me way too Grooming - The Great Pyrenees is easier to groom than the Landseer. and jumping at it. She gets along with other dogs with proper introduction. if she had been trained to do this. But here is also what we understand about Pyrs that make them :) Have you ever wondered what your Great You can return I went into the pasture with my stick and the intention …, Reminds me of my Taz (R.I.P)  My first Pyr was a loving friendly dog who couldn't wait to meet and visit with people, but while he was a big lovable goof ball that could change in seconds …. “They must eat a lot.” This is actually related to the first myth. smiling. What do you think? shrieking….which was silly. tight against her, so I had to fight to turn around and watch. Our 4 year old female Great Pyrenees received minor injuries when she certain that the bear had indeed left the area, and there was no longer a sticks for marshmallows, Jonathan was on the dock trying to splash the Here are all 7 accounts provided by each I was mightily impressed, particularly in watching the video. We live in the North East of the …, Sergeant York We, that is myself, my wife and 4 children, adopted a Great Pyrenees Black Lab mix when he was just a pup.
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