Slovensky Cuvac
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Slovensky Cuvac

Last updated: Aug 31 2023

Slovensky Cuvac is an alert and courageous dog breed used as a livestock guardian. They are fearless and always ready to fight any intruder. To distinguish these dogs from predators at night, breeders only bred these dogs in white. Their thick coat served as protection from the various harsh climates in the Slovakian mountains.

Slovensky Cuvac can be a great family dog with the right socialization. They will guard any member of the family and especially kids.

Slovensky Cuvac


25-28 in (58-71 cm)

Slovensky Cuvac


68-97 lb (31-44 kg)

Slovensky Cuvac



Slovensky Cuvac

Life Expectancy:

11-13 years

Dog Breed Characteristics

Energy Level
Grooming Needs
Exercise Needs
Kid Friendly
Dog Friendly
General Health


Slovensky Cuvac has a dense and long outer coat and a fine and dense undercoat. These dogs require weekly brushing to keep the coat free of tangles and mats. With regular brushing, you will keep their coat clean and healthy. These dogs come in white color.

The rest is basic care; trim their nails when needed (if they don't wear them down naturally), brush their teeth weekly to prevent tartar buildup and bacteria development. Regularly check their ears for any sign of redness or a bad odor that can indicate an infection. You can wipe their ears with a cotton ball dipped into an ear cleaner.

The key for your dog to get used to all things mentioned above is to start early with them. Make a positive experience for the dog, full of praises and rewards, and you can be sure that your dog will enjoy all these things when they grow up.

Slovensky Cuvac


Slovensky Cuvac dogs are medium active, and they will need a proper amount of daily activities to be happy. Playing with his owner around the house, chasing balls, or just long walks can all do the trick and keep this dog satisfied. If you provide him with enough daily activities, you don’t have to worry that your dog will miss behaving.


To ensure that you end up with the best possible dog, early socialization is a must. Start socializing your Slovensky Cuvac as soon as you bring him home. With proper socialization, you will ensure that your dog doesn't become shy or aggressive.

Expose your Slovensky Cuvac to many different dogs, people, sights, and sounds, and that will teach him how to properly react in many different situations.

Slovensky Cuvac and kids

Slovensky Cuvac is an excellent choice for families with kids and they will be great playing partners for them. Remember that no matter how good your dog is, you should never leave him alone with kids so any unwanted behavior wouldn't emerge. Slovensky Cuvac will be great guardians for the kids.

Slovensky Cuvac


Every dog can develop some health problems, and Slovensky Cuvac also can suffer from some conditions. To be sure that you will end up with the dog with the best possible health, always buy Slovensky Cuvac from a responsible dog breeder.

Responsible breeders will regularly check their breeding dogs to ensure that their puppies will be without inherited diseases.

Slovensky Cuvac breeders

Slovensky Cuvac dogs are not so popular around the world so you must be prepared that you will have to wait for your puppy if you decided that this is the best dog for you. While searching for breeders always find the good ones and if you do so you don’t have to worry that your dog will end up with inherited diseases.

While talking to breeders always ask them to show you the health certificates of their dogs.



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Updated at31.08.2023.