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Mountain Cur Dog For Adoption in Sparta, TN, USA

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Organization Name: White County Animal Shelter
Location: Sparta, TN
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Breed: Mountain Cur
Gender: Female Female
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Lady-FULLY SPONSORED-FEES WAIVED

Age: Adult
Color/Markings: Brindle
Size at Maturity: Large
Availability Date: 12/31/2016
Location: Sparta, TN 38583
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Tags: Mountain Cur Dog For Adoption in Sparta, TN, USA
Physical Attributes
Coat Length Short
Altered No
Behavioral Characteristics
OK with Kids No
OK with Dogs No
OK with Cats No
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Was the Dog Found No
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  • Up-to-date on Vaccinations

Posted Breed: Mountain Cur (short coat). Lady - Available for Rescue or Adoption 08/29/2015 Female, 3-4 Years Old, 60 Pounds, Cur Mix White County Animal Shelter Sparta, TN 931-761-3647 wcanimalshelterspartatn@gmail.com Greetings! My name is Lady, but I'm not big on formalities - throw me a toy and I'll be your best friend! I am the second longest resident at the shelter, and I hear that I am a staff and volunteer favorite. They love me here, but I would love nothing more than a home to call my own. I enjoy going for walks and do pretty good on a leash if I do say so myself. One of my most favorite things is my squishy ball, I will chase after it and I will do leaps and flips to catch it. I love people but am picky about my furry friends, I would be most happy in a home where I would have all the attention. While I do not mind younger humans I am a mature gal and would like to live with adults. I am already spayed and I am current on all my vaccines and preventatives. I am ready to make a big change in my life and I am hoping it can be with you. Please contact the White County Animal Shelter at 931-761-3647 or wcanimalshelterspartatn@gmail.com and let them know I am the girl for you. White County Animal Shelter Shelter Hours: Monday: CLOSED Tuesday: CLOSED Wednesday: 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM Thursday: 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM Friday: 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM Saturday: 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM Sunday: 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM Promote Your Page Too

Mountain Cur

Overview: The Mountain Cur is a working dog that is used for treeing animals on the hunt. They make a good guard dog, but don't do well as pets in smaller homes.
Breed Group: Working
Weight (lbs): 30-60
Height (in): 18-26
Colors: black, yellow, brindle
Coat: The coat is short and smooth with a softer under coat.
Character: The Mountain Cur is brave, strong and protective.
Temperament: The Mountain Cur likes to please it's owner and gets along well with all family members, even children. They may not do well with other animals and may tree the neighbor's cats.
Care: The Mountain Cur needs very infrequent baths and occasional brushing. Bathing too often leads to dry skin.
Training: The Mountain Cur is a dominant dog that isn't always easy to train. Consistent, firm training or obedience classes are needed.
Activity: This breed likes to work. It won't be happy in an apartment or home without a large yard for exercise.
Country of Origin: USA
Life Expectancy: 12-16

More About Mountain Cur Breed
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      Age: Adult
      Location: USA
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