Catahoula Leopard Dogs are great hunting dogs. They are commonly used in hog hunting. Pit Bull are also great to use hog hunting. Many people who hunt hogs will breed a Pit Bull and a Catahoula Leopard Dog together in attempts to get puppies that will make the ideal hog hunting dog with the aspects of both breeds.
Because many Pit Bull Catahoula Dog mixes have hte merle coloring, you’ll find many purebred merle Pit Bulls misclassified as mixes. But, it can be hard to properly ID a dog unless you know the parents. When looking at Pit Bull Catahoula mixes, you may have a dog with the long legs of the Catahoula Leopard gecko with the musculature of the Pit Bull. You may have a dog that is thin like the Catahoula but shorter like the Pit Bull.