Pyrs are wanderers, a sturdy 6' fence is required so that they cannot dig under or go over.
Pyrs are not an off leash breed, they must be on a leash when out of their secure yard.
Pyrs are territorial, they do not always get along with same gender dogs.
Pyrs are nocturnal and guard by barking, they must be brought inside at night so as to not irritate neighbors.
Pyrs leave white hair everywhere year round.
Pyrs should be obedience trained to fully enjoy them. They are very intelligent and easily bored. No training sessions over 15 minutes of active commands.
Pyrs are a large working breed who do no thrive in apartments or condos, they can become bored and destructive without sufficient outdoor exercise in a secure fenced area.
NO OUT OF STATE ADOPTIONS. NO EXCEPTIONS.
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