• Rhodesian Ridgeback

    The Rhodesian Ridgeback is a strong, muscular hound with an athletic appearance. The breed has a unique back "ridge" formed by a strip of hair growing opposite of the rest of the coat.

  • Group: Middle Eastern and African
    Lifespan: 10–12 yr
    Height: 24–26 in
    Weight: 59–97 lb

  • Care

    This breed doesn't need much in terms of grooming. Brushing once a week can help clean out loose hair and keep your Rhodesian Ridgeback's coat shiny and healthy. An occasional bath will do the same. Trimming nails, cleaning ears, and brushing teeth should also be part of every dog's grooming routine, regardless of breed.

    This breed doesn't need much in terms of grooming. Brushing once a week can help clean out loose hair and keep your Rhodesian Ridgeback's coat shiny and healthy. An occasional bath will do the same.

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  • Disorders

    dermoid sinus Hip dysplasia
    Cerebellar abiotrophy(ataxia) Cervical vertebral instability ( Wobbler syndrome) Deafness
    Cataracts Entropion Degenerative myelopathy

    Always visit a professional veterinarian if you believe your dog may have health issues.