Your Purebred Puppy, Honest Advice About Dogs and Dog Breeds

How to care for your Rhodesian Ridgeback. Honest advice on caring for Rhodesian Ridgeback puppies and adult dogs. Feeding, training, and health care.

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Rhodesian Ridgeback dog breed

Rhodesian Ridgebacks...
Advice You Can Trust

By Michele Welton. Copyright © 2000-2014



Rhodesian Ridgeback Dog Breed Review

Dog breed reviewWhat's Good About 'Em,
What's Bad About 'Em.


The most honest dog breed review you'll ever find. Temperament, personality, behavior, traits, and characteristics. As an Obedience Instructor and Breed Selection Consultant for over 30 years, I give you my honest opinions about the breed – I hold nothing back.

Rhodesian Ridgeback FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions about the traits and characteristics of Rhodesian Ridgebacks.


Training Rhodesian Ridgebacks

I'll show you how to teach your Rhodesian Ridgeback puppy or adult dog to listen to you and do what you say. My training methods are based on respect and sensible leadership. No hitting, yelling, choke collars, shock collars, or clicker training.

Rhodesian Ridgeback Health & Feeding

Learn about the best dog foods, vaccinations and booster shots (needed or not?), natural treatments for Rhodesian Ridgeback health problems, spaying and neutering pros and cons, and more.

Buying or Adopting a Rhodesian Ridgeback

Good breeders versus bad breeders – how to tell the difference. Adopting your Rhodesian Ridgeback from a rescue group. Temperament tests for evaluating Rhodesian Ridgeback puppies and adult dogs for sale or adoption.