Those eyes. This dog breed is known for its incredible hunting abilities. The Louisiana Catahoula Leopard Dog is said to have originated from the state of Louisiana is in the area of Catahoula thus acquiring the name Louisiana Catahoula Leopard Dog.
Catahoula leopard dog is the only surviving dog to have been bred by Native Americans. A partial list of his supposed ancestors includes the Mexican Xoloitzculntli, the Peruvian Inca Orchid, the American dingo, and the red wolf.