Gordon takes on 450#

by John
(High Country Alpaca Ranch)

Gordon, Chief of Security

Gordon, Chief of Security

Recently this summer our Security Chief, Gordy, did the same thing. A group of us were sitting outside enjoying each others company, when low and behold, a huge bear decided to join us.

Molly, our house dog spotted it about 50' from us just sitting there looking at us and ran right up to it without a sound and went nose to nose with it. Everyone scrambled, some for guns and some for a camera.

Gordon, our rescue Pyr, who will not stay in a pen, ran up to the bear and was ready to fight. Long story short, the bear wanted no part of Gordon and took off into the woods with Gordon on it's tail. Gordon kept his distance but was not giving up any ground and kept the bear moving until he felt it was safe enough to turn back and check "his flock".

We love that dog dearly, as well as our other 4 Pyrs, who do stay in their pens and would not have any other dogs to protect our alpaca herd. We sleep well at night knowing that Gordy and his team are on duty.

God bless Frank for doing her breed proud. Great Pyrs are the most awesome creatures and worth their weight in gold.

Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Feedback on Frank and the Bear.









Breaking News

  1. Maremma /Great Pyrenees puppy

    Aug 21, 17 05:25 AM

    Is it normal for my puppy to poop soft stools all day?Thats what the breeder told me.

    Read More

  2. Heath Issue

    Aug 20, 17 07:47 AM

    My pyranese keeps getting sore's on his groin area. We have had tests done and the vet cannot tell me what is causing them. We checked food, treats etc,

    Read More

  3. A New Fan

    Aug 17, 17 07:02 PM

    We live in the country. Life flows with the rhythm of the natural world around us. It's beautiful and quiet. A new neighbour has moved in across

    Read More

  4. This is the situation, Sandra

    Aug 14, 17 02:09 PM

    I’ve started to write this several times to say what she meant to me and our rescue efforts. I just can’t seem to accept that she’s no longer at the end

    Read More

  5. Milo the annoying

    Aug 11, 17 05:13 PM

    Milo discovered how to open the cabinet and his food bin to lay on his side and gobble as fast as he can . And then fall asleep with his head in the food

    Read More

  6. House Training

    Aug 08, 17 06:09 AM

    I rescued a female Pyrenees 3 years ago when she was 3. She has bad separation anxiety. We have to crate her when we are not home or she will pee and poop

    Read More

  7. Charlie

    Aug 07, 17 04:37 PM

    DOB: Approx. May 2015 Companion dog Other dogs: One other high-ranked (confident) dog may be suitable Children: Over 10 years old Cats: Good Partial

    Read More

  8. Bella

    Aug 07, 17 04:31 PM

    *ADOPTED* Bella (now Lily) came in and went out and was adopted quickly. Belle is a very sweet girl of two years old. She has spent her short life tied

    Read More