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You would like to have Catahoula!?

Is the reason why you want a Catahoula, the fact that he is so beautiful and has such amazing blue eyes? That’s your first mistake!

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Working Dog Catahoula

The Louisiana Catahoula Leopard Dog is a dog made for working! “Tell a Catahoula what he is supposed to do and he will go ahead and do it, no matter what it is.” – Anonymous. Some Catahoula owners maybe used … Continue reading

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Catahoula – Interesting facts about a challenging dog breed

The Louisiana Catahoula – a dog for experienced owners Interesting facts about a challenging dog breed The Lousiana Catahoula Leopard Dog is often multi-colored brindled, many animals have striking blue eyes – the breed has a special look. Therefore, anyone … Continue reading

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Interview with the NALC judge of EALC & NALC Catahoula Event 2017

Winston Beavert, NALC judge and Catahoula breeder from Oklahoma/USA was the Judge for the Cow Dog Trial and Conformation Show at the big EALC & NALC Catahoula event in October 2017 at the  Mitrov Farm. Winston is a farmer and … Continue reading

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Unchallenged and overchallenged Catahoulas

Activity and work in various stages of Catahoula’s life The Louisiana Catahoula Leopard Dog is a working dog. Ranchers in the southern states of the USA bred this breed specifically to hunt, primarily boar and raccoons, to herd cattle, and … Continue reading

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The question of the Merle gene

A typical merle coat color, i.e. coat with patches of diluted pigment irregularly spread over body and intermingled with undiluted melanin, is known in several breeds, such as Australian Sphepard, Collie, Border Collie, Cardigan Welsh Corgi, Shetland Sheepdog, Dachshund, etc. … Continue reading

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Show me your teeth, Catahoula

There was no much attention paid until now to bite and teeth quality of Louisiana Catahoula. The reason is that Catahoula is the American breed and there is generally only a little attention focused on this matter. Both NALC standard, … Continue reading

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