The first Great Pyrenees Sire and Dam in
Mary Crane, Basquaerie Great Pyrenees, poses Ch. Urdos de Soum and
Blanchette, the first breeding pair of Great Pyrenees in the
Photograph: February, 1933
Photo Courtesy of Basquaerie.com
Monday, August 29, 2011
Great Pyrenees Books
So you want to learn more about this amazing breed. Maybe you're new to the pyr world or you are wondering why your beloved fuzzybutt sleeps all day & barks all night. These are a few great books on the breed. Some are extremely rare.
The New Complete Great Pyrenees by Paul D. Strang
The Great Pyrenees--From France With Love by Joseph B. Gentzel
The Great Pyrenees Club of America-June 1949
The Pyrenean Mountain Dog by John Frazer Gordon
Also visit http://www.basquaerie.com/index.html for incredible stories about how this breed made it's way to America and the Great Pyrenees' role & history during the World Wars.