Pyrapalooza and other Events

THESE ARE EVENTS WE WILL BE ATTENDING ( for educational purposes and fun) FOR 2019. AS MORE INFORMATION AND EVENTS COME TO OUR ATTENTION WE WILL UPDATE THIS PAGE.  YOU AND YOUR PYR ARE INVITED TO JOIN US REGARDLESS OF WHETHER YOUR PYR WAS ADOPTED FROM US.           If you know of an event that we could attend please email the information to us at





SEPTEMBER  8, 2019


Pet Rock Festival  September 8th from 12- 5 PM  Wyman Gordon in Grafton, Mass.  More Details to follow.




SEPTEMBER 14, 2019


Lee ( Massachusets) Founders Day


Hometown Parade  event 10 AM  Come be in the Parade with us and your Pyr.  More information will be posted and you can email us for updated information.


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Pyrapalooza 2019 - SEPTEMBER 21, 2019

The annual gathering of the Great Pyrenees will be in September this year.


Come one come all Pyrs and their families.

This event is free. We serve hot dogs and hamburgers, soda and water. Feel free to bring a dish, chips or desert to donate to the event. Cash donations at the event are accepted but not required.

We will have fun and games, a costume contest and a rescue parade.


All Pyrs welcome regardless if a NEPR rescue Pyr or not.


When: Saturday September 21st, 2019 from 11 AM to 5PM.

Where: at the 4 -H Fairground complex in Pittsfield, Mass.

Address: Berkshire Co. 4-H Fairgrounds, Utility Dr. (off of Holmes Rd.), Pittsfield. MA.


Barns and a Pavillion so rain or shine we can still gather.




October 6, 2019


Save the Date for the 64th Annual Fall Foliage Parade, Sunday October 6, 2019 at 1PM.

The route runs two miles, starting at Ocean State Job, in North Adams, Mass ... We plan on attending.



PRY WALK - MAY 25, 2019


We will be gathering on May 25th to take a walk in the Notch View Park.

Originally planned for the 4th then moved to 11th it has now been scheduled for the 25th to give the woods a chance to dry up. Oh what a wet spring we are having!

Bring your Pyr and Pyr siblings to enjoy a walk in the berkshires. We will meet a 11 AM in the parking area. Bring a snack and something to drink. Please No Extendable leashes. Some dogs are not good with other dogs rushing up to them.

Here is the link to the Park website.…/berkshires/notchview.html

Address: 2299-2201 MA-9, Dalton, MA 01226

Questions - email


It was a nice day and we had a great walk.  Watch for our next one!




Animal Advocacy Day - JUNE 4, 2019

8th Annual New York State Animal Advocacy Day on Tuesday, June 4th in Albany.


Last year’s tremendously successful event drew over 500 animal advocates from across the state to share information and meet with their legislators to further strengthen Buster’s felony animal cruelty law. And this year’s event promises to be even bigger and better!

This year’s NYS Animal Advocacy Day will run from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Tuesday, June 4th in the Well of the Legislative Office Building, which is part of the Empire State Plaza in Albany.


Come See us or if you would like to join us with your dog please contact us at ahead of time so we can get your dog and you on the list for the event.


It was a Great Day.  Met a lot of people.  Check our Facebook Page .




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June 15 , 2019

Come see us at the Curtis Lumber PetaPalooza10 AM to 3 PM


1657 Columbia Turnpike
Castleton NY 12033  Exit 11E off I 90 




PetAPalooza 10th Anniversary Pet Adoption Day

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