The Mountain Cur is characterized by their hanging ears, alert appearance, and stocky body. They have a variety of coat colors ranging from yellow, brindle, brindle and black, and black. Mountain Curs are fairly low maintenance when it comes to grooming and only needs an occasional brushing a couple times a year. They are an extremely intelligent breed and take well to training and dog sports. They’re a highly energetic breed and need something to do, they love going on long walks and even hikes, making them great dogs for a person who loves the outdoors. They’re friendly and happy dogs and do well with children and visitors.
Origin of the Mountain Cur
The Mountain Cur originated back in the days of the American Pioneers. They were often used as hunting dogs to catch a variety of game for the family, in addition to guarding their family and their home. Today they continue to be popular hunting dogs and farm dogs.
Is a Mountain Cur right for me?
If the Mountain Cur is the breed of choice for you, then you will have a courageous and loyal companion who will love to go on adventures with you and your family, while being a loving part of your family.
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