Reource Guide

Health Testing

FAQs

How big will our RR get?

Answer: The Ridgeback standard is 65-70 lbs for a female and 85-95 lbs for a male. You will find them out of the standard though. 

Do all RRs have a Ridge?

Answer: No, at times RRs are born without a ridge. They are still all ridgeback. 

Are there health issues in RRs?

Answer: The breed is pretty durable but from time to time there are health issues. As reputable breeders, we are able to alert you to those possible issues and help guide you through them. 

Are RRs easy to train?

Answer: Yes and no. RRs are extremely smart and get bored easily. If you use positive training techniques and are a strong leader you will have a well trained RR.