Among dog experts, curs are any of several closely related North American purpose-bred treeing hounds, some of which have since achieved breed recognition. Treeing dogs American Leopard Hound. Black Mouth Cur. Blue Lacy. Camus Cur. Canadian Cur. Catahoula Leopard Dog. Kemmer Stock Mountain Cur. Mountain Cur.
These Are the Most Quintessentially American Dog Breeds Alaskan malamute. These beautiful dogs are full of energy and, surprisingly enough, are among the most commonly banned breeds in the U.S. | iStock.com/DronG. American Eskimo dog. American foxhound. American hairless terrier. American leopard hound. American Staffordshire terrier. American water spaniel. Black and tan coonhound.
the Catahoula Leopard Hound (which is not actually a hound), is an American breed and the official state dog of Louisiana. Though Catahoulas are hardly fancy, there's nothing low-class about them. Catahoulas were bred to hunt wild boar and have been used to herd cattle.