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Rhodesian Ridgeback
A.K.A. : African lion dog, African lion hound
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Rhodesian Ridgeback

A.K.A. :African lion dog, African lion hound

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Overview: The Rhodesian Ridgeback is great as a hunting dog, a watch dog, or a family pet. They love children and are always eager to please their owner.
Breed Group: Hound
Weight (lbs): male: 85, female: 70
Height (in): male: 25-27; female: 24-26
Colors: Light wheaten to red wheaten; nose can be black, brown or liver.
Coat: Short and dense, sleek and glossy in appearance. The hallmark of the breed is the ridge on the back which is formed by the hair growing in the oppositedirection to the rest of th coat, it should be tapering and symmetrical.
Character: Rhodesian Ridgebacks are intelligent and independent. Known for their bravery, they are cautious around strangers and make great watch dogs.
Temperament: This breed requires early socialization with cats and other dogs to prevent later problems. They do well with children, as long as the kids are not too rough. These dogs are reserved around strangers.
Care: The Rhodesian Ridgeback requires occasional brushing. Use a rubber brush to remove dead hairs during times of shedding.
Training: This breed can be somewhat stubborn, so requires a firm and consistent training approach.
Activity: The Rhodesian Ridgeback has a lot of stamina, so he needs a good deal of exercise. Regular long walks are required along with some other outdoor activities.
Health Issue: This breed is hardy and able to withstand dramatic changes in temperature. They may be susceptible to heart disease, dermoid sinus, and cysts.
Life Expectancy: 10-12

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Rhodesian Ridgeback female

$2,000
Rhodesian Ridgeback Puppy for sale in HARRISBURG, OR, USA Chai

Rhodesian Ridgeback

Female, 1 Year 2 Months Old

USA HARRISBURG, OR, USA

Date listed: 04/13/2024

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Chai is a beautiful 15 month old Rhodesian Ridgeback female, show quality, akc registered, with breeding rights. Vaccinated, wormed, healthy and sweet. Our plans to show and breed...

Chesed and Asha Love Puppies

$1,000
Rhodesian Ridgeback Puppy for sale in SAN ANTONIO, TX, USA Litter of 7

Rhodesian Ridgeback

Male(s) and Female(s), 10 Weeks Old

USA SAN ANTONIO, TX, USA

Date listed: 04/04/2024

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???? Calling all dog lovers and happiness seekers! Get ready to meet the cutest, cuddliest, and most loving litter of Rhodesian Ridgebacks on the planet! These precious pups are...

Rhodesian Ridgeback Puppies

$800
Rhodesian Ridgeback Puppy for sale in WILMINGTON, NC, USA Litter of 10

Rhodesian Ridgeback

Male(s) and Female(s), 10 Weeks Old

USA WILMINGTON, NC, USA

Date listed: 03/19/2024

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Beautiful litter of 12 fat and healthy Rhodesian Ridgeback puppies! Exceptional representations of their breed, with perfect coats, markings and ridges. Pups were born into a nice...

Passel of Ridgeback pups

$1,000
Rhodesian Ridgeback Puppy for sale in TULLAHOMA, TN, USA Litter of 15

Rhodesian Ridgeback

Male(s) and Female(s), 5 Weeks Old

USA TULLAHOMA, TN, USA

Date listed: 03/18/2024

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Only 4 girls and 1 boy left available out of 15 registered Ridgeback puppies. Born March 7. 2024 they will be ready for their forever homes May 2. 2024. Each puppy will be UTD...

Ridgeback Pups ready for their forever homes

$1,800
Rhodesian Ridgeback Puppy for sale in HESPERIA, CA, USA 3 available

Rhodesian Ridgeback

Male, 4 Months Old

USA HESPERIA, CA, USA

Date listed: 12/02/2023

Tags: California dogs California puppy(s) Rhodesian Ridgeback California

AKC Rhodesian Ridgeback puppy's have arrived ! 4 handsome boys and 3 beautiful girls were born 12/10/2023. This litter is SirGood and Torvi's 3rd. Their first 2 litters were...

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Coby - Rhodesian Ridgeback (short coat) Dog For Adoption

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Rhodesian Ridgeback Dogs for adoption in The Woodlands, TX, USA Coby

Rhodesian Ridgeback

Male, Senior

USA The Woodlands, TX, USA

Date listed: 04/10/2024

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Posted Breed: Rhodesian Ridgeback (short coat). Adoption Fee: 150.00. Coby, a.k.a. Roadblock, is a purebred Rhodesian Ridgeback with all the typical traits; loyal, intelligent,...

DUBLIN - Rhodesian Ridgeback (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Rhodesian Ridgeback

Female, Young

USA Louisville, KY, USA

Date listed: 02/28/2024

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Posted Breed: Rhodesian Ridgeback (medium coat).

MAX - Rhodesian Ridgeback (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Rhodesian Ridgeback Dogs for adoption in Pasadena, CA, USA MAX

Rhodesian Ridgeback

Male, Senior

USA Pasadena, CA, USA

Date listed: 02/28/2024

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Posted Breed: Rhodesian Ridgeback (medium coat). Max has a 1000 megawatt smile! This handsome guy is ninety pounds of LOVE who is ready to warm up your couch (or your lap). We...

Luke - Rhodesian Ridgeback / Black Mouth Cur (short coat) Dog For Adoption

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Rhodesian Ridgeback Dogs for adoption in Euless, TX, USA Luke

Rhodesian Ridgeback

Male, Adult

USA Euless, TX, USA

Date listed: 02/28/2024

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Posted Breed: Rhodesian Ridgeback / Black Mouth Cur (short coat). Some pets are in the Shelter and others in Foster homes. Please read the bio & email the address listed...

CHANCE - Rhodesian Ridgeback (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Rhodesian Ridgeback Dogs for adoption in Waco, TX, USA CHANCE

Rhodesian Ridgeback

Male, Adult

USA Waco, TX, USA

Date listed: 02/28/2024

Tags: Rhodesian Ridgeback Dogs for adoption in Waco, TX, USA

Posted Breed: Rhodesian Ridgeback (medium coat).

Tempest - Rhodesian Ridgeback Dog For Adoption

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Rhodesian Ridgeback Dogs for adoption in Bedford, VA, USA Tempest

Rhodesian Ridgeback

Female,

USA Bedford, VA, USA

Date listed: 02/07/2024

Tags: Rhodesian Ridgeback Dogs for adoption in Bedford, VA, USA

Posted Breed: Rhodesian Ridgeback. The shelter is no place for a senior. Tempest is SUCH a sweet girl, she is housebroken, spayed, vaccinated, friendly, and SO LOVING!! She...

PUMPKIN SPICE - Rhodesian Ridgeback (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Rhodesian Ridgeback

Female, Senior

USA Gainesville, FL, USA

Date listed: 12/13/2023

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Posted Breed: Rhodesian Ridgeback (medium coat).

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Member since: 09/28/2022

Aspen Hill Ridgebacks

Rhodesian Ridgeback Dog Breeder near WOODLAND PARK, CO, USA

Located in Woodland Park, Colorado in the shadow of Pikes Peak, all of our dogs are family pets and raised in a loving household.

Breeds: Rhodesian Ridgeback

USA WOODLAND PARK, CO, USA

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Member since: 04/20/2023

ApacheRidge Ranch AKC Rhodesian Ridgeback Puppies

Rhodesian Ridgeback Dog Breeder near OAKVILLE, WA, USA

Love Your Ridgeback ApacheRidge Ranch is situated on 42 acres in the beautiful, green state of Washington: well known for it's wonderful, rainy, climate and lots of apples....

Breeds: Rhodesian Ridgeback

USA OAKVILLE, WA, USA

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Member since: 01/11/2024

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Rhodesian Ridgeback Dog Breeder near BONSALL, CA, USA

Our Rhodesian Ridgebacks are filled with some of the most healthy, strong, well-behaved Bloodlines found in the western hemisphere. Desert Star African Lion Hounds out of Chino,...

Breeds: Rhodesian Ridgeback

USA BONSALL, CA, USA

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Member since: 12/10/2022

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Rhodesian Ridgeback Dog Breeder near POTEAU, OK, USA

At Greyld Rhodesian Ridgebacks, we specialize in raising AKC Rhodesian Ridgebacks. We focus in both beauty and brains. Due to this commitment, we stand behind their...

Breeds: Rhodesian Ridgeback

USA POTEAU, OK, USA

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Member since: 02/06/2022

West Kentucky Ridgeback Kennel

Rhodesian Ridgeback Dog Breeder near MAYFIELD, KY, USA

At West Kentucky Ridge our puppies and dogs, alike, are born to the most loving home any dog could ask for. Our dogs, live with us, eat with, travel with us, and work alongside...

Breeds: Rhodesian Ridgeback (+1)

USA MAYFIELD, KY, USA

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Member since: 05/11/2020

Hungry Hearts Ridgebacks

Rhodesian Ridgeback Dog Breeder near HESPERIA, CA, USA

Extremely charismatic, big beautiful Rhodesian Ridgeback puppies coming very soon. AKC Rhodesian Ridgeback puppy's are expected to arrive 6/19/2023. This litter will be SirGood...

Breeds: Rhodesian Ridgeback

USA HESPERIA, CA, USA

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Member since: 04/01/2024

Ridgeback Family

Rhodesian Ridgeback Dog Breeder near SAN ANTONIO, TX, USA

Breeds: Rhodesian Ridgeback

USA SAN ANTONIO, TX, USA

Current Ads (1)

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Member since: 12/05/2022

The Melton Farm of Charleston

Rhodesian Ridgeback Dog Breeder near HOLLYWOOD, SC, USA

Our Rhodesian Ridgebacks are AKC registered, DNA tested for genetic diseases, and health tested through OFA. Our ridgebacks are also incredible family pets or working dogs. Their...

Breeds: Rhodesian Ridgeback

USA HOLLYWOOD, SC, USA

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Member since: 11/20/2019

Rhodesian Ridgeback Puppies

Rhodesian Ridgeback Dog Breeder near GREENVILLE, TX, USA

We have been raising Rhodesian Ridgeback puppies since 2018. We are located on 8 1/2 acres in a rural area of Greenville, Texas. We are a family who loves our Ridgebacks. Our...

Breeds: Rhodesian Ridgeback

USA GREENVILLE, TX, USA

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Member since: 07/31/2023

Rhodes Ridges AKC Registered

Rhodesian Ridgeback Dog Breeder near BLUFFTON, OH, USA

NEW LITTER: 3 weeks old! Rhodesian Ridgeback puppies available Labor Day weekend! We are proud to announce a new litter. Our beautiful female gave birth to six puppies. We have...

Breeds: Rhodesian Ridgeback

USA BLUFFTON, OH, USA

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