Rhodesian Ridgeback
Rhodesian Ridgeback
Rhodesian Ridgeback


This breed originated in South Africa in the 19th century.

Care and Health

At high risk for Dermoid Sinus, a birth defect. The coat is easy to groom.

Fun Fact

This breed was originally bred to hunt lions.

Good For

Families with children and other pets, people with active lifestyles, households with land.


Dignified and Affectionate


Size large, short Fur, sheds medium, high energy.

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