Mountain Curs are typically used as a working dog that can go after smaller animals and chase them up a tree or stay on their trail, such as racoons. Thy love the water, and have been used as water dogs with success. They are mostly bred around Kentucky and Virginia. The breed had almost become extinct around WWII, but with diligent work, they have been kept in existence. They come in a variety of colors including blue, yellow and brindle. They can live anywhere from up to 16 years, and are known for being very healthy. They get along well with other pets and are ideal for families with children.
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Mountain Cur Rescues in the USA
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