The Mountain View Cur is a rare dog that is a very healthy breed and suffers from few health issues. They have a lovely temperament and they adore children. Patient and loyal, they will lovingly play with children and are known to be protective of them. This breed is very intelligent and was developed as a hunting dog; one who could track and tree small prey such as raccoons and squirrels. But they have also been used for large game animals such as bears, cats, and wild boar. They have an amazing scent ability and have a rare sense of self-control that is appreciated by owners. No wonder the police have shown great interest in using this dog for search and rescue or to locate hidden drugs. The Mountain View Cur is a dog that lives to please their master. They are devoted and affectionate, and are quick and easy to train. This dog is not suited for apartment living; they need at least a home with a secure yard, or even better - a country lifestyle. Beautiful in appearance and temperament, the Mountain View Cur is a dog treasured by all privileged enough to own them.