Janie the American Leopard Hound
The American Leopard Hound is a good cow and hog dog, much like the pure Catahoula.
Height: 21 - 27 inches (53 - 69 cm)
Weight: 40 -70 pounds (18 - 32 kg)
The American Leopard Hound is not recommended for apartment life. It is bred for work and will be happiest with a job to do.
When not hunting the American Leopard Hound needs to be taken on a daily walk, jog, hike or run. In addition, it will enjoy running free in a fenced-in yard or safe, open area.
About 12 to 15 years
About 5 to 8 puppies
This breed is easy to groom. An occasional combing and brushing is all that it needs. Bathe only when necessary. This breed is an average shedder.
The American Leopard Hound is one of the oldest of the treeing breeds. Its exact origins are unknown.
Willard the American Leopard Hound puppy at 4 months old sitting up on the sofa