Rhodesian Ridgeback


The Rhodesian Ridgeback is a dog breed developed in the Southern Africa region. Its forebears can be traced to the semi-domesticated, ridged hunting dogs of the Khoikhoi, which were crossed with European dogs by the early colonists of the Cape Colony of southern Africa.

Temperament: Mischievous, Loyal, Dignified, Intelligent, Strong Willed, Sensitive

Weight: Female: 64–75 lbs (29–34 kg), Male: 79–90 lbs (36–41 kg)

Height: Female: 24–26 inches (61–66 cm), Male: 25–27 inches (63–69 cm)
Colors: Red Wheaten, Light Wheaten, Wheaten
Origin: Rhodesia, South Africa, Zimbabwe
Litter Size: 7-8 puppies

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