The Great Pyrenees
Looking for a big family dog that can stand guard, protect your and your family, remain loyal, and give lots of love? Then you may want to check out the Great Pyrenees. This large breed dog also goes by the name Pyrenean Mountain Dog. You may know the breed as a livestock canine that was used to guard sheep and shepherds as well as help herd the sheep throughout the Pyrenees Mountains. This large canine can grow to be between 110 and 120 pounds. He can stand between 27 and 32 inches in height as well. The average lifespan for this large breed is 10 to 11 years. The average color pattern for the Great Pyrenees is white with shades of gray, red, or tanned colors around the face. Talk with your vet Matthews, NC to learn more about this intelligent, confident, and loving pup.