Plott Breeders Somerset KY

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Somerset Animal Hospital
(606) 679-1266
125 Highway 2227
Somerset, KY

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Massey William D Dvm
(270) 866-8543
658 Puncheon Loop Rd
Windsor, KY

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Mals-About Kennel
(502) 241-9852
5400 N Camden Ln
Crestwood, KY
Breeds
Spinone Italiano

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Bullies by God
(859) 635-6366
7225 Tollgate Rd
Alexandria, KY
Breeds
Bull Terrier

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Bear-Acres Newfoundlands
(616) 234-5569
373 Littrell Rd
Bedford, KY
Breeds
Newfoundland

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Animal Care Center of Somerset
(606) 678-0302
100 Rowena Dr
Somerset, KY

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Redwing Kennel
(270) 526-3151
PO Box 37
Dunbar, KY
Breeds
Irish Red And White Setter

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Utt's Poodles Plus
(606) 395-7246
741 SW 71st Ave
Pembroke Pines, KY
Breeds
Poodle, Toy

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Galafrey
(812) 422-5560
7440 Princeton Olney Rd
Dawson Springs, KY
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Brussels Griffon

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Jans Snow Dogs
(606) 280-5440
2721 Highway 26
Corbin, KY
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Shiba Inu

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Plott - Guide to Plotts

Description: The Plott hound is an athletic, agile and very courageous hunting dog. Ancestors of this breed were developed in Germany to hunt wild boar. In 1750, several of these dogs were brought to the United States by native German Johannes Plott. Johannes settled in North Carolina and throughout generations, the Plott family bred their legendary hunting dogs which were used to hunt bear.

The Plott is the only breed known to have been developed in North Carolina and in 1989, they were officially recognized as their State Dog. In 1998, The American Kennel Club recognized the Plott as a distinctive breed and in 2007 they were moved into the Hound group.

Height: The height for a male Plott at withers is between 20- 25 inches (50.8 - 63.5 cm) and 20 - 23 inches for a female (50.8 - 58.4 cm). AKC Standard.

Weight: The weight for male Plotts is between 50 - 60 lbs. (22.7 - 27.3 kgs) and for female Plotts - 40 - 55 lbs. (18.2 - 25 kgs). Weight and height should be in proportion. These weight measurements are according to the AKC Standard and are determined based on the Plott breed hunting condition.

Coat Type: The Plott's coat can be from fine to medium in texture, short, smooth, glossy and thick. There are some Plotts which have a double coat, although rare. The undercoat is shorter than the outer coat, soft and thick. Plotts do not shed much and an occasional brushing or use of a pet glove is all that's necessary to keep the coat in good condition. Bath only when needed.

Color: The color of the Plott's coat according to the AKC Standard is any shade of brindle is preferred.

Temperament : Plotts are swift, courageous, alert and intelligent. This is a loyal breed which makes a good companion and family pet. Plotts are easy to train as they learn quickly. Plotts have great stamina and when hunting, they are known to be fearless and aggressive on game. This breed should be exercised daily - long walks and the opportunity to run free are...

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