Catahoula hog dog

noun Cat·a·hou·la hog dog \¦katə¦hülə-\

Definition of Catahoula hog dog

  1. :  a large vigorous speckled houndlike dog of the southern U.S. used in hunting and in herding wild hogs

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Origin and Etymology of catahoula hog dog

from Catahoula, parish in Louisiana

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