A hardy, strong-willed and powerful hybrid, the Labahoula is breed that is a mix of the Labrador Retriever and Louisiana Catahoula Leopard Dog. These breeds are known for their distinctive leopard like spotted pattern, and bright eyes that may often be heterochromic (varying color). These hybrids will often retain the gentle loving nature of the Labrador and the fearless, protective will of the Catahoula Leopard Dog. The Labahoula is not a breed for the faint of heart, they are highly active, strong dogs that will require training throughout their life. These breeds are best suited to rural lifestyle or suburban homes with large backyards.