Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur Comparison - Dog breed selector: Bayerischer Gebirgsschwei or St. Hubert Hound or American Black Mouth Cur? Find the right dog for you

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Name Bavarian Mountain Hound Bloodhound Black Mouth Cur
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Other Names
What other names do they have?
Bayerischer Gebirgsschwei
Bavarian Mountain Scenthound
St. Hubert Hound
Saint Hubert Hound
Chien de Saint-Hubert
Flemish Hound
American Black Mouth Cur
East Texas Cur
Yellow Black Mouth
Southern Cur
Breed Type
Which dog is purebred or crossbreed? Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur breed type comparison:
Purebred Purebred Purebred

Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur Price and Availability Comparison

Price
Which is cheaper, Bavarian Mountain Hound or Bloodhound or Black Mouth Cur? Which is more expensive?
$600-$800 $800-$1200 $300-$500
Availability
Which is easier to get, Bavarian Mountain Hound or Bloodhound or Black Mouth Cur?
Rare: You may rarely see each other in everyday life, but you might catch a glimpse of each other at dog shows.
Very frequent: The Bloodhound is quite easy to get.
Average: The Black Mouth Cur is a commonly available dog breed.

Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur Size Comparison

Size
Which is bigger, Bavarian Mountain Hound or Bloodhound or Black Mouth Cur? Which is the smallest dog, Bavarian Mountain Hound or Bloodhound or Black Mouth Cur?
Medium Large Large
Giant
Weight
Which is heavier, Bavarian Mountain Hound or Bloodhound or Bloodhound? Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur weight comparison:
44-55 pounds (20–25 kg) Male: 90-110 pounds (41-50 kg), Female: 80-100 pounds (36-45 kg) 45-95 pounds (20-43 kg)
Average Weight
Which dog has a smaller / higher average weight?
49.5 pounds (20–25 kg) Male: 100 pounds (45.5 kg), Female: 90 pounds (40.5 kg) 70 pounds (31.5 kg)
Height
Which is taller, Bavarian Mountain Hound or Bloodhound or Black Mouth Cur? Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur height comparison:
Male: 19–20 inches (47–52 cm), Female: 17–19 inches (44–48 cm) Male: 25-27 inches (63-69 cm), Female: 23-25 inches (58-63 cm) 16-25 inches (40-64 cm)
Average Height
Which dog has a smaller / higher average height?
Male: 19–20 inches (47–52 cm), Female: 17–19 inches (44–48 cm) Male: 26 inches (66 cm), Female: 24 inches (60.5 cm) 20.5 inches (52 cm)

Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur Grooming, Hair and Care Comparison

Coat / Hair Types
What type of coat/fur do they have? Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur coat comparison:
Thick
Dense
Rough Smooth
Colors
What are the original Bavarian Mountain Hound, Bloodhound and Black Mouth Cur color?
Biscuit
Brindle
Tan
masked fawn
Red
Black
Tan
Red
Liver
Black
Brown
Red
Brindle
Fawn
Yellow
Black
Grooming
Which dog is easy to maintain, Bavarian Mountain Hound or Bloodhound or Black Mouth Cur? Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur grooming comparison:
Easy to groom: The Bavarian Mountain Hound doesn't require a lot of grooming.
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Easy to groom: The Bloodhound doesn't require a lot of grooming.
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Easy to groom: The Black Mouth Cur doesn't require a lot of grooming.
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Shedding Level
Who sheds more Bavarian Mountain Hound or Bloodhound or Black Mouth Cur? Bavarian Mountain Hound or Bloodhound or {name3 shedding:
Bavarian Mountain Hound dogs shed moderately.
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Bloodhound dogs shed moderately.
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Black Mouth Cur dogs are low shedders.
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Bath Time / Bathing Frequency
Which dog should be bathed more: Bavarian Mountain Hound or Bloodhound or Black Mouth Cur?
6-8 weeks
Rarely. Bathing your dog is beneficial to them in more ways than just one.
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4-6 weeks
Average. Experts recommended at least every 4-6 weeks for this family pup.
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4-6 weeks
Average. Experts recommended at least every 4-6 weeks for this family pup.
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Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur Personality / Temperament Comparison

Temperament
Which one has a better personality? Which is a better family dog, Bavarian Mountain Hound or Bloodhound or Black Mouth Cur? Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur behavior/temperament comparison:
Agile
Courageous
Quiet
Calm
Loyal
Spirited
Affectionate
Gentle
Independent
Outright
Tempered
Stubborn
Active
Kind
Protective
Fearless
Loyal
Trainable
Intelligent Rank
Which is the smarter dog? Which is best? Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur intelligence:
Average: It takes patience to teach this breed any tricks or commands, but the effort is worth it.
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Smart: The Bloodhound dogs have great intelligence.
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Average: It takes patience to teach this breed any tricks or commands, but the effort is worth it.
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Trainability
Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur trainability comparison.
Bavarian Mountain Hound dogs are quite easy to train.
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Bloodhound dogs are easy to train.
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Black Mouth Cur dogs are easy to train.
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Playfulness
Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur playfulness comparison:
Average: Bavarian Mountain Hounds, like any other dog breed, like playing.
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The Bloodhound is a highly playful breed.
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The Black Mouth Cur is a highly playful breed.
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Sensitivity Level
Which dog is more sensitive? What's the difference?
Bavarian Mountain Hound dogs have an average emotional level and are not the most sensitive dog breed.
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They are a little bit more sensitive than other dog breeds.
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They are a little bit more sensitive than other dog breeds.
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Affection Level
Which is the more affectionate dog breed: Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur?
Average to High: Bavarian Mountain Hound dogs are highly affectionate dogs.
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High: Bloodhound dogs are genuinely loyal, soft and gentle, loving, and affectionate dogs toward their handlers.
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High: Black Mouth Cur dogs are genuinely loyal, soft and gentle, loving, and affectionate dogs toward their handlers.
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Social Needs
Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur social needs comparison:
Bavarian Mountain Hound dogs are a social breed.
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Bloodhound dogs need a lot of social interaction.
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Black Mouth Cur dogs are a social breed.
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Barking
Which dog barks more/less: Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur?
Low to Average: The Bavarian Mountain Hound rarely barks.
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A lot: Bloodhound is a particularly loud breed.
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Average: The Black Mouth Cur barks occasionally.
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Watchdog Ability
Which is the better watchdog: Bavarian Mountain Hound or Bloodhound or Black Mouth Cur?
Bavarian Mountain Hound dogs are good watchdogs.
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Bloodhound dogs are not the best choice if you want a good watchdog.
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Black Mouth Cur dogs are average watchdogs.
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Guarding Behavior / Territorial
Which is a better guard dog Bavarian Mountain Hound or Bloodhound or Black Mouth Cur? Which dog is most likely to protect its owner? Which is the best dog to use for protection?
Bavarian Mountain Hound dogs strongly protect their territory.
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Bloodhound dogs can't provide protection for their territory.
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Black Mouth Cur dogs are extremely protective guard dogs.
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Biting Potential
Which breed of dog is most likely to bite? Biting potential comparison:

Low 🔽

The Bavarian Mountain Hound has a low chance of biting somebody.

Low 🔽

The Bloodhound has a low chance of biting somebody.

Low 🔽

The Black Mouth Cur has a low chance of biting somebody.
Bite Force
Which bite is stronger: Bavarian Mountain Hound or Bloodhound or Black Mouth Cur?

Between 200 and 400 PSI

Bavarian Mountain Hound bite force: Ordinary.

Between 200 and 400 PSI

Bloodhound bite force: Ordinary.

Above 400 PSI 🔼

Black Mouth Cur bite force: The Strongest.
Mouthiness
Which is the better dog? Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur mouthiness comparison:
Bavarian Mountain Hound dogs have an average tendency to nip, chew, playbite, or herd people.
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Bloodhound dogs have a strong tendency to nip, chew, playbite, or herd people.
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Black Mouth Cur dogs have an average tendency to nip, chew, playbite, or herd people.
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Impulse to Wander or Roam
Which dog has a greater roaming instinct?
Bavarian Mountain Hound dogs have average wanderlust potential.
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Bloodhound dogs have high wanderlust potential, which means that this breed has a strong desire for exploring the world.
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The wanderlust potential of the Black Mouth Cur is strong enough to escape from home.
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Prey Drive
Which dog has a higher prey drive? Which can be better for hunting?
Bavarian Mountain Hound dogs have an average prey drive, which means that they don't have a high impulse to chase and catch something like a cat or any other small aminals, but it might happen.
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Bloodhound dogs have an average prey drive, which means that they don't have a high impulse to chase and catch something like a cat or any other small aminals, but it might happen.
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Black Mouth Cur dogs have a high impulse to chase and catch something.
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Apartment Friendly
Which dog is more apartment friendly Bavarian Mountain Hound or Bloodhound or Black Mouth Cur?
It is not recommended to keep the Bavarian Mountain Hound breed in the home.
Not an apartment-friendly dog the Bloodhound breed.
Not an apartment-friendly dog the Black Mouth Cur breed.
Adaptability
Which dog has a higher adaptability potential? Which is the better dog?
Bavarian Mountain Hound dogs don't adapt well to lifestyle changes and different living environments.
Average: Bloodhound dogs adapt to lifestyle changes and different living environments quite okay usually.
Average: Black Mouth Cur dogs adapt to lifestyle changes and different living environments quite okay usually.
Tolerates Being Left Alone
Which dog can be left alone: Bavarian Mountain Hound or Bloodhound or Black Mouth Cur?
Bavarian Mountain Hound dogs do best when a family member is at home during the day or if their workplace is dog-friendly so they can take the dog at work.
Bloodhound dogs tend to have separation anxiety when their owners left them alone at home because they bond very closely with them.
Black Mouth Cur dogs do best when a family member is at home during the day or if their workplace is dog-friendly so they can take the dog at work.

Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur Good With Comparison

Stranger Friendly
Which dog is more stranger friendly Bavarian Mountain Hound or Bloodhound or Black Mouth Cur? Which dog is more friendly?
Bavarian Mountain Hound dogs are average friendly towards strangers.
Bloodhound dogs are very stranger-friendly dogs.
Black Mouth Cur dogs are average friendly towards strangers.
Pet Friendly
Which dog breeds get along well with other animals/pets?
Bavarian Mountain Hound dogs are generally with other pets.
Bloodhound dogs are one of the friendliest dog breeds.
Black Mouth Cur dogs usually don’t get on well with other pets.
Child Friendly
Which dog is more child/kid friendly Bavarian Mountain Hound or Bloodhound or Black Mouth Cur?
Bavarian Mountain Hound dogs are kid-friendly dogs.
Bloodhound dogs are very kid-friendly dogs.
Black Mouth Cur dogs are average friendly dogs towards children.
Cat Friendly
Which dog is more cat friendly Bavarian Mountain Hound or Bloodhound or Black Mouth Cur?
Bavarian Mountain Hound dogs are average friendly towards cats.
Bloodhound dogs are very cat-friendly dogs.
Black Mouth Cur dogs are not the most cat-friendly dogs.
Dog Friendly
Which dog is more dog friendly Bavarian Mountain Hound or Bloodhound or Black Mouth Cur?
Bavarian Mountain Hound dogs are average friendly towards other dogs.
Bloodhound dogs are very dog-friendly dogs.
Black Mouth Cur dogs are average friendly towards other dogs.
Good For First Time Owners
Which dog is good for the first-time owners: Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur?
No
Bavarian Mountain Hound dogs are not good for novice owners, due to their stubborn personality.
Yes
Bloodhound dogs are good for novice owners, due to their easy-going personality.
Yes
Black Mouth Cur dogs are good for novice owners, due to their easy-going personality.
Office Friendly
Which one fits better in the office?
No
Bavarian Mountain Hound is not the best dog breed for office environment.
No
Bloodhound is not the best dog breed for office environment.
No
Black Mouth Cur is not the best dog breed for office environment.
Senior Citizens Friendly
Which dog is good for elderly people?
Bavarian Mountain Hounds are usually recommended for elderly people.
Bloodhounds are one of the best breeds for elderly people.
Black Mouth Curs are commonly okay with elderly people.

Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur Health Comparison

Health Issues
Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur health comparison. Which is the healthier: Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur?
Bavarian Mountain Hounds tend to have more frequent health issues than other breeds.
Very healthy dog breed.
Black Mouth Curs tend to have more frequent health issues than other breeds.
Health Problems
Which one has more or less genetic/health problems: Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur? What are the allergies, genetic diseases and concerns for them? Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur health problems comparison:
Epilepsy
Hip Dysplasia
Bloat
Ectopic Cilia
Ectropion
Elbow Dysplasia
Entropion
Epilepsy
Hip Dysplasia
Hypothyroidism
Ear Infections
Veterinarian Visits
Which one may need more or less veterinary visits?
Frequent
The Bavarian Mountain Hound should have a complete physical check-up at least once (but preferably twice) per year.
Rare
The Bloodhound should have a complete physical check-up at least every 12-18 months (but preferably once per year).
Frequent
The Black Mouth Cur should have a complete physical check-up at least once (but preferably twice) per year.
Life Expectancy
Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur lifespan comparison. How long do Bavarian Mountain Hound, Bloodhound and Black Mouth Cur breeds live? Which one has a longer lifespan/life expectancy?
10-12 years
The average lifespan of Bavarian Mountain Hound: 11 years
10-12 years
The average lifespan of Bloodhound: 11 years
12-18 years
The average lifespan of Black Mouth Cur: 15 years
Hypoallergenic
Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur hypoallergenic comparison. Which dog is hypoallergenic or not?
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Energy Level
Who has more energy a Bavarian Mountain Hound or Bloodhound or Black Mouth Cur? Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur energy level comparison:
Bavarian Mountain Hound dogs have an average energy level, so if you live a semi-active life, this breed can be a good choice for you.
Bloodhound dogs are high-energy dogs.
Black Mouth Cur dogs have a higher energy level than other dog breeds.
Activity Requirement / Exercise Need
Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur exercise need comparison. Which dog needs more activity? Which dog needs the most exercise: Bavarian Mountain Hound or Bloodhound or Black Mouth Cur? Which dog needs the most walking? Which dog is the laziest?
Bavarian Mountain Hound dogs have an average exercise need.
Bloodhound dogs need a lot of exercises.
Black Mouth Cur dogs need a lot of exercises.
Sleeping Need
Which one sleeps the least/most: Bavarian Mountain Hound or Bloodhound or Black Mouth Cur?
Bavarian Mountain Hound dogs sleep 12-14 hours a day as an average dog and they're not considered a lazy breed.
Bloodhound dogs don't need too much sleep.
Black Mouth Cur dogs are quite energetic dogs and they don't spend too much time with sleeping.
Average daily food consumption
Which dog eats more: Bavarian Mountain Hound or Bloodhound or Black Mouth Cur?
2.5 to 4 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals. Recommended daily amount: 4 to 8 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals. 2.5 to 4 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals.
Weight Gain Potential / Prone to Obesity
Which dog breed is more prone to obesity? Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur weight gain potential comparison:
Average: The Bavarian Mountain Hound has an average risk for obesity.
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Average: The Bloodhound has an average risk for obesity.
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Low to Average: The Black Mouth Cur has a low to the average risk for obesity.
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Weather and Climate
Which dog is best for hot or cold weather: Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur?
Tolerates warm and cold weather
Dogs that tolerate hot and cold weather are typically those that have a double coat of fur.
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Tolerates warm and cold weather
Dogs that tolerate hot and cold weather are typically those that have a double coat of fur.
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Tolerates warm and cold weather
Dogs that tolerate hot and cold weather are typically those that have a double coat of fur.
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Stinkiness
Which dog breed smells the least? Which dog smells the most? Which is best, Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur?

Medium

The Bavarian Mountain Hound has an average chance of bad smell.

High 🔼

The Bloodhound has a high chance of bad smell.

Medium

The Black Mouth Cur has an average chance of bad smell.
Drooling Tendency
Which dog drools the most? Which dog drools the least?
The Bavarian Mountain Hound is an average drooler.
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The Bloodhound is a big drooler, so if you're disgusted by slobber spots on your clothes, you should choose a dog from another breed.
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The Black Mouth Cur is a perfect example of a low drooling tendency.
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Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur As a Working Dog Comparison

Service Dog
Which one could be a service dog?

Not really

This breed generally not used as a service dog.
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Yes

This breed makes good as a service dog.
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Not really

This breed generally not used as a service dog.
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Therapy Dog
Which one could be a therapy dog: Bavarian Mountain Hound or Bloodhound or Black Mouth Cur? Which is better for autism?

Not really

This breed is generally not used as a therapy dog.
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Yes

This breed makes a perfect therapy dog.
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Not really

This breed is generally not used as a therapy dog.
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Detection Dog or Sniffer Dog
Which one could be a detection/sniffer dog?

Not really

They are not typically employed for this type of work, but there may be exceptional cases.

Yes

After proper training, they can excel at this kind of work.

Not really

They are not typically employed for this type of work, but there may be exceptional cases.
Search and Rescue Dog (SAR)
Which one could be a search and rescue dog?

Not really

This dog breed is not typically used as a search and rescue dog.

Yes

This breed would make an excellent search and rescue dog.

Not really

This dog breed is not typically used as a search and rescue dog.
Boat and Sailor Dog
Which one could be a boat dog: Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur?

Not really

Bavarian Mountain Hound breed usually doesn't like being on a boat.
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Not really

Bloodhound breed usually doesn't like being on a boat.
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Not really

Black Mouth Cur breed usually doesn't like being on a boat.
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Cart Pulling or Drafting Dog
Which one could be a cart pulling or drafting dog?

Not really

A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling.
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Not really

A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling.
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Not really

A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling.
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Fighting Dog / Military Dog

Not really

In history, this breed was not really used for combat dog.

Not really

In history, this breed was not really used for combat dog.

Not really

In history, this breed was not really used for combat dog.

Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur Reproducibility Comparison

Gestation Length 60-64 days See more. 60-64 days See more. 60-64 days See more.
Litter Frequency

Once a year.

More frequent breeding is not healthy.
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Once a year.

More frequent breeding is not healthy.
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Once a year.

More frequent breeding is not healthy.
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Litter Size
How many puppies can Bavarian Mountain Hound and Bloodhound and Black Mouth Cur have?
4-6 puppies 8-10 puppies 5-10 puppies

Bavarian Mountain Hound vs Bloodhound vs Black Mouth Cur Recognition Comparison

AKC Group
Which dog is recognized by the AKC?
Not recognized by the American Kennel Club. Recognized by the American Kennel Club in 1885 as a Hound breed. Not recognized by the American Kennel Club.
FCI Group
Which dog is recognized by the FCI?
Recognized by FCI in the Scent hounds and related breeds group, in the Leash (scent) Hounds section. Recognized by FCI in the Scent hounds and related breeds group, in the Scent hounds section. Not recognized by FCI.
Breed Recognition
What other organizations and kennel clubs recognize these dog breeds?
Dog Registry of America Inc.
United Kennel Club
Irish Kennel Club
American Canine Registry
American Kennel Club
America's Pet Registry
Australian National Kennel Council
Canadian Kennel Club
Continental Kennel Club
Dog Registry of America Inc.
Federation Cynologique Internationale
Kennel Club of Great Britain
National Kennel Club
New Zealand Kennel Club
North American Purebred Registry, Inc.
United Kennel Club
American Canine Registry
America's Pet Registry
Continental Kennel Club
Dog Registry of America Inc.
National Kennel Club
United Kennel Club
American Canine Association, Inc.

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