The Kuvasz is a watch dog, guard dog, and scent dog that originated in Hungary. It was originally used to protect houses and hunt wild animals.

Appearance & Grooming

The Kuvasz is a large dog. They have a straight or wavy double coat in white color. The Kuvasz sheds regularly and requires weekly brushing.

Behavior & Disposition

The Kuvasz is independent, patient, fearless, loyal, clownish, and intelligent. Adult supervision is recommended when playing with children and other dogs.

Activity Level

The Kuvasz has a moderate activity level and can become overweight. They need to be monitored for calorie consumption and weight.


The Kuvasz is a devoted, intelligent, and independent dog. Effective training methods require consistency and patience.

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