Milo was taught before I got him

by Jeanette
(Northern Illinois USA )

Milo smiling

Milo smiling

Milo part great pyr part St. Bernard and smidge white lab . Arge 2 years two months. We got him when he was 18 months . We are his third family

When I let a guest in the house Milo does not growl or aggress he is alert posture. Until I put my hand on the guest arm and say Milo hokay. Then Milo acts as if the person is is long lost friend whom he likes.

I'm guessing he was taught this at some point in his life. Isn't that interesting . Is this a pyr thing too

I didn't teach this to him but I discovered it. And it's handy

Comments for Milo was taught before I got him

Click here to add your own comments

Mar 17, 2017
Milo
by: Darlene Hickman

Our Misti does the same as Milo , she is 9 years old.
I think it's a Pyr thing

Mar 19, 2017
Thnx
by: Jeanette

Thnx so much oh my goodness isn't it sweet what the pyrs do I love it so much . He only does this at home not when out of the house.

Oh wait I forgot at dog park a man had an aggressive pit bull and the man had been drinking . He was not controlling his dog.

So Milo slowly herded all the humans into a group. Then he herded all the other dogs into the group . All except the pit bull and owner.

Then Milo circled the group over and over . While making a low hum hum sound. Milo approached the pit bull and stood with his fur raised along his spine. Until the pit bull rolled over and showed his belly. Then Milo licked the pit bulls ears. .

Then the pit bull got up . And Milo did the I am the sniffer and you are the snifflee so I'm the boss I OF you thing.

Then Milo did the ear sniff to all the other dogs. They left the group and returned to playing.

Milo went to each person and asked them to pet Milos head which they did then they dispersed the tight group . He and the people all ignored the drunk man. Even the pit bull ignored his owner. All was calm and well in the dog park.

This all took only a few minutes. I suppose this is a pyr thing , is it , oh wow.

Click here to add your own comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Tell Us About Your Great Pyr-Revised.








Breaking News

  1. Morgan

    Feb 15, 18 06:29 PM

    We are pleased to announce Morgan will be staying with us as a companion to twelve year old, Boo, who came to us in 2009. Morgan is 10-years old. He

    Read More

  2. Eating as guardian livestock dogs in mountains

    Feb 15, 18 05:44 AM

    I saw a doc on tv about the Pyrenees from puppies to adults. It said they spend their days guarding the sheep but made no mention about their food as to

    Read More

  3. Outside preference

    Feb 13, 18 06:29 PM

    Our Ava has always loved outside, but in the past she has come inside with us after a walk, or when we called her to come in from the yard she would come

    Read More

  4. Eyes Run

    Feb 12, 18 03:05 PM

    My female GP almost 2 just got spayed. I notice in the corner of both eyes have some liquid running down the nose side. She didn't have this when we took

    Read More

  5. Playing or not

    Feb 11, 18 01:06 PM

    I have two Great Pyrenees 8 months old. Brother and sister. The male seems to be playing? but extremely roughly at times. I am concerned that they are

    Read More

  6. Emma Lee My Love, My Best Friend

    Feb 09, 18 05:28 AM

    We got Emma Lee as my father did not have patience for this little fluffball pup. For the past 10 years she has been by my side, kids all grown, youngest

    Read More

  7. Yogi

    Feb 08, 18 04:01 PM

    It is with the deepest sadness we let you know Yogi has joined Venus. They are resting together just as they always did. Yogi did not have the benefits

    Read More

  8. Bella

    Feb 08, 18 05:29 AM

    Bella is 3 and the light of my life...she has been there for me through all my triumphs and tragedies...she is truly an incredible spirit...she is spooky

    Read More