Pyrenees being the only pet

Hello...we have a 5yr.old female Pyr. that was raised with two older Goldens. One Golden passed last year and the other was just diagnosed with cancer and given about 3 months to live (our hearts are broken!!!). Our Pyr used to guard goats and chickens but they have left us also. She will be our only pet and we are worried about her emotional wellbeing. She LOVES her Golden brother!! We don't really want to get any other pet right now and don't know how she will do being alone. We spend a great deal of time with her but not 24/7. We adore her !!!!! How do Pyrenees do alone?
She likes puppies but new adult dogs, not so much...so doggie daycare won't be an option. Thank you!!!!

Comments for Pyrenees being the only pet

Average Rating starstarstarstarstar

Click here to add your own comments

Jan 30, 2017
Rating
starstarstarstarstar
Only pet
by: Donna

She used to be with two other dogs so she can be introduced to new dogs in the home but introductions must be done properly and slowly.

However, you don't want another dog and that's fine. Make sure you walk her and keep her exposed to other dogs. Keep her life interesting with hikes, car rides and anything else you do as a family, as it sounds like you already do.

She should be fine.

Jan 30, 2017
Rating
starstarstarstarstar
Pyr only pet
by: Anonymous

Thank you!!!

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 Great Pyrenees Questions.








Breaking News

  1. Athena

    Feb 21, 19 06:25 PM

    *ADOPTED* There is something about these dogs that their fosters snap them up. Athena needed daily treatment to get her fistula under control. Her sweetness

    Read More

  2. Henry

    Feb 21, 19 06:23 PM

    *ADOPTED* It's not a surprise that Henri's fosters adopted him. They did the same thing last year with Snow. They were happy to have a male dog in the

    Read More

  3. Butler - Courtesy Posting

    Feb 21, 19 06:21 PM

    *ADOPTED* This boy was popular. We don't usually get seniors in but this boy needed a place and he found it. Congratulations to his new mom! She is retired

    Read More

  4. Yuki

    Feb 21, 19 04:09 PM

    *ADOPTION PENDING* Yuki has been in my foster care since early September. We are surprised that no one has given her time to adjust to a new family life.

    Read More

  5. Coat - Eating his own coat.

    Feb 20, 19 06:38 AM

    Hey, We have a wonderful 1 year old GP, but here lately he has started to eat his own fur when it sheds. I have not one clue as to why???? Can anyone

    Read More

  6. Yuki

    Feb 20, 19 06:27 AM

    *ADOPTING PENDING* DOB: March 24, 2015 Other Animals: Cats, chickens, other dogs so far Children: Yes Yuki is a beautiful girl and quite tiny for a

    Read More

  7. Behaviour - Bullying

    Feb 15, 19 06:42 AM

    Hello. Norman is a year and a half now, I got him at 8 weeks old from a farm where I met his brothers and parents. He is my first great Pyrenees and

    Read More

  8. Maggie - Courtesy Posting

    Feb 11, 19 01:13 PM

    Courtesy Posting DOB: 5. April 2017 Sweet Maggie, the big white fluffy, is looking for a loving family who will make her a part of their lives. We think

    Read More