Great Pyrenees Dogs breed or breeds


Origin: French Pyrenees
Size: 27 to 32 inches 100 to 125 pounds
Coat: Long, thick, coarse & straight
Color: White, off white


The Great Pyrenees was originally used as a mountain guard dog for the herds. Its thick coat protected it against the harsh weather. As powerful as this breed is, it has an affectionate dispostion. Being gentle, it serves well as a companion for children. Because of its heavy coat it is best housed outside.

Great Pyrenees