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Pyrenean shepherd

Pyrenean Shepherd

Rough-Faced Smooth-Faced


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Pyrenees Mountains


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Pyrenees Mountains


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Pyrenees Mountains


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Ossau-Iraty sheep cheese

Pyrenees Mountains


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Pyrenean Co-Workers


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WWI


Pyr sheps in the usa

Pyr Sheps in the USA


Agility

Agility


Herding

Herding


2 varieties

2 Varieties

Smooth-Faced Rough-Faced


Appearance

Appearance

Smooth-Faced Rough-Faced


Height

Height

Rough-Faced Males: 15 ½ - 18 ½ Females: 15 - 18 Smooth-FacedMales: 15 ½ - 21 Females: 15 ½ - 20 ½

Always examine on the table


Substance

Substance

Lightly-boned & sinewy


Proportions

Proportions

Smooth-Faced :Nearly square

Rough-Faced :Clearly longer than tall


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Head - triangular, rather small, top nearly flat, almond eye not obscured by hair, high set ears


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HeadExpression – Alert, Intelligent, Mischievous

Correct Natural Ear

Faulty Natural Ears


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HeadExpression – Alert, Intelligent, Mischievous


Muzzle

Muzzle

Muzzle too short

Muzzle too long

Smooth-Faced

Rough-Faced


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Disqualification:

Nose other than black

Lips tight fitting

Scissors bite preferred


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Pyrenean Shepherd-Body

Shoulder blades: rather long

Back: level

Loin: arched, higher than shoulder blades

Croup: short, oblique

Neck: rather long, well-arched


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Pyrenean Shepherd-Body

Smooth-Faced variety:

appears more square with more level topline


Hindquarters

Hindquarters

Rather short upper thigh, long lower thigh, short hock, well angulated.

Hind feet characteristically toe out slightly


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Tail

Traditionally docked, tail may also be long, or natural bob-tail. Carried low

Pup with faulty tail carriage

Pup born with natural bob-tail Pup with correct long tail


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Pyrenean Shepherd-Coat

Quality of coat is more important than abundance


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Rough-Faced: Demi-Long

Muzzle and leg hair is shorter than on long-haired dogs


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Rough-Faced: Long

Hair may cord, especially on elbows, croup and thighs, but never on the head

Hair must not veil the eyes


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Short, fine hair on muzzle & fronts of legs

Smooth-Faced


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No Scissoring!

Withhold ribbons from any dog whose coat has been scissored, especially on its face.

This dog’s face was scissored to keep the hair from veiling the eyes

Before

After


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Pyrenean Shepherd-Colors

Brindle

Fawn


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Pyrenean Shepherd -ColorsGrey


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Pyrenean Shepherd - ColorsBlue Merle, Brindle Merle, Fawn Merle

Brindle Merle

Fawn Merle


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Black


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Disqualification: Too Much White


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Pyrenean Shepherd -Gait

Flowing, harmonious, excellent reach & drive but feet never far from ground, “shaves the earth”


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Passionately attached to owners


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Disqualifications

In closing, let’s review the seven breed disqualifications:

▪Individuals under the minimum height at the withers:

Rough-Faced - males under 15 ½ inches, females under 15 inches.

Smooth-Faced - males and females under 15 ½ inches.

▪Individuals exceeding the maximum height at the withers by more that ½ inch:

Rough-Faced - males above 19 inches, females above 18 ½ inches.

Smooth-Faced - males above 21 ½ inches, females above 21 inches.

▪Missing pigment on the eye rims.

▪Blue eyes in an individual of coat color other than merle.

▪Nose other than black.

▪Overshot or undershot bite.

▪White coat color exceeding 50% of the body.


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Thank You!

Pyrenean Shepherd Club of America

www.pyrshep.com


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