A contribution of John Jackson in the APA yearbook 1996 proves that this development is compared with other American hunting dogs one „quite purely bred “race. Of it also the numerous Plott friends are in North America convinced.
It becomes for the hunt for bear, Puma, verwilderte house pigs (Hogs) and Waschbären used in the Appalachen and other mountain regions. Outside of the USA it is relatively unknown. Due to its game hardness and robustness the Plott Hound enjoys however of ever larger popularity of European hunters as a sow hunter.