Why I Love Catahoula Leopard Dogs.

Photo by: @harperleethecur Photo by: @paws_that_wander 1. The Catahoula Leopard Dog is an American dog breed. Originating from the swamps of Louisiana, they get their name from the Catahoula Lake. This breed is used for hunting game and are often called “hog dogs.” 2. They have a wide range of coat colors and lengths. Usually, they have a short to medium fur length. The Catahoula Leopard Dog is also commonly known for their “spotted” coat. Some coat colors include: Black Brindle Red Merle Black Merle Yellow Red Photo by: @kora.the.catahoula 3. This breed is incredibly intelligent. They will need a lot of mental and physical stimulation to release their energy. They also love to work and would benefit from having a job to do! These dogs can handle vigorous exercise and will love you for it. 4. They have some of the prettiest eyes I’ve ever seen! The Catahoula Leopord Dog is known for having striking eyes, and multi colored eyes. Their eyes can range from solid light blue to having one brown and one blue eye! This is called Heterochromia. The most popular eye color for them is a very light blue, almost looking white or grey. Photo by: @catahulacrazy 5. These pups are light shedders. Compared to your German Shepherd or Poodle, they are a breeze! Since Catahoulas have a short coat, shedding isn’t all that bad. Brushing will also keep this as bay. 6. The Catahoula Leopard […]

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The Beagle: A Man’s Best Friend.

Photo by: @charli.the.beagle ” A home is not complete without the pitter-patter of Beagle feet!” Photo by: @evadivabeagle “I love the breed as they are so loving and mischievous. They can be a handful if not stimulated, but they love to work and learn new things. This is rewarding for not only them but the owner as well!” Photo by: […]

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All About the Cocker Spaniel.

Photo by: @cocker_indi There are two types of spaniels: English Cocker Spaniel and American Cocker Spaniel. Both equally as cute, these dogs are a fantastic breed with many great qualities about them. These dogs are happy-go-lucky! They are known to always be excited and optimistic about everything. In recent years, they have gained the attention of many families and make the perfect all around family pet. With their cute floppy ears and magical eyes what’s not to be happy about? Photo by: @chloe_thecockerspaniel_ Their gentle nature makes them awesome as pets for kids. The laid-back Cocker Spaniel rarely shows aggression toward other animals or people. They are super chill and have no desire to assert their dominance. They are the perfect dog for a new family and make great first pets for children. Teaching responsibility without being out of control. These long coat cuties do have grooming requirements. There is always a price to pay for the beautiful things in life. These dogs require daily brushing from the start of their life. The younger you start the grooming process the easier it will get for you and your dog. It is important that you maintain their grooming as well, because it can become a problem later. If you do not have the time to take care of their grooming sending them to a professional groomer is also an option. Photo by: @chloe_thecockerspaniel_ They only need moderate exercise. If you’re not […]

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