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Mudcat49    Posted 08-17-2001 at 17:03:52       [Reply]  [No Email]
Wild Hogs, we call them piney woods rooters here in South Florida.
My late father was a member on a large hunting lease (back in the days when a working man could afford to be on a lease) What he would do about the hogs that they wanted to hunt was this, he would set traps and catch them, usually sows and pigs, then he would "cut" the male pigs, thus making them "barrows" after he cut their you know whats off he would take his knife and cut off part of their tails and square the tips of their ears off. That way if you were in a stand and saw a hog you could tell it was a barrow and would be good meat. Dad like to tell that when he was through with them and he released them as they ran off they would grunt RUINT, RUINT, RUINT!!!


Luana Mortenson    Posted 12-05-2006 at 00:49:18       [Reply]  [Send Email]
I have a chatahula curr/beagle her name is sassy

she lives here in my house with me....she is very very very shy and she has very low self esteem...she just kind of obsequesly creeps around...she is very greatfull and she is AWESOME with children....my grand son drags her around by the ears and she would never dream of snapping at him...i almost wish she would...at least try to protect herself

I Love her very much and provide a nice life for her with high quality food and pure water...she never leaves the property....as sweet and gwntal as she is ...if a coon or a posom hapens to be unfortunate enough to walk across the property they might as well say their prayers cause sassy will grab them by the throte and that is the end of them

i think that low self asteem problem comes from her beagle part....but i wonder


cary oberto    Posted 09-30-2002 at 00:54:20       [Reply]  [Send Email]
***** We have 60 wild hogs for sale in north Florida. If anyone is interested please call me at 386-658-2508 home # or 386-362-1413 ext #222 work #. ********


DHunter    Posted 08-17-2001 at 20:52:03       [Reply]  [Send Email]
A while back someone was talking about good dogs for 'around the place with kids and all' and I mentioned Catahoula Curr dogs. They were developed for hunting wild hogs but turned out to be good with cattle and all around good farm dogs. It is a recognized breed now and you can get papers on them.


Denise    Posted 08-18-2001 at 15:29:21       [Reply]  [Send Email]
Never heard of a Catahoula Curr, got a pic?
disposition?


phyllis    Posted 08-17-2001 at 18:34:46       [Reply]  [Send Email]
Steve got one of those big males one time, and the meat literally stunk! Now, he knows better!


Graham    Posted 07-05-2002 at 02:50:03       [Reply]  [Send Email]
Hi Phillis,
Just happend to run across your post. And noticed your request for catahoula curr pix. Here is a link to my photo page. it has a few pics of my puppys the ones named Dixie and Jazzy are catahoula pups. the white one is more rare,the white ones have the double murrel gene. and are prone have vision or hearing problem. none so far w/ dixie. The other one is from the same litter. (Jazzy) she has the blue eyes aka.(glass eyes) she has the patteren known as " blue leopard" a much more common type of catahoula. LINK TO PICS> http://photos.yahoo.com/bayougator02 Also do a search on Google.com you'll get lots of hits. Search for Catahoula Leopard Dogs. to get better results. look for abney catahoulas.com, it is an informative site on the breed. good luck, have a nice day. K.D. Graham


Terri    Posted 04-17-2002 at 06:53:38       [Reply]  [Send Email]
If you have any picture of the curr dog you are talking about would you send me one? We think we got one from the pound or else he is mixed. Just wondering? Thanks, Terri


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