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Louisiana Catahoula Coat and Eye Colors
Below are some examples of the possible coat and eye colors for your Catahoula.
Please note that this is not a complete list of ALL possible colors.
Blue Leopard
Dark Leopard
White w/ Light Leopard
Solid Red
Light Red Leopard
Dark Red Leopard
Lt. Leopard, Dark Patch
Grey Leopard, Tan Trim
Brindle
Silver (Gunmetal)
Solid Tan
Brown (Chocolate)
Glass
Blue
Amber / Yellow / Gold
Green
Brown
Glass, Brown Crack
* "Glass" = very light;
  almost white, in color
* "Cracked" eyes can be 
any combination of colors
In the Catahoula breed, some dogs have a "spotted-up" coat.  This unique pattern is known as Leopard in the NALC Standard.  Other breeds may have a similar coat pattern called "merle."

Please note that not all Catahoulas have leopard coats - this is what makes the breed so unique and diverse.  For example, you can see above that there is a significant difference between a solid red and a red leopard coat.  If you have any questions on how to list the colors for your dog, please call our office.
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