These dogs are a very loyal and protective dog breed.
They are very intelligent, and with the right trainer can be taught to perform a variety of tasks.
Mountain Curs can make a good playmate for a child.
Since they are so loyal and protective, it is possible that a Mountain Cur may become overprotective and aggressive towards individuals they feel are a threat to their family.
These dogs have been known to be stubborn or strong-willed, which can make training challenging at times.
Mountain Curs are best suited for homes with experienced dog owners who will be able to properly train them.