This handsome dog breed was created in Africa to be a versatile hunter and home guardian. He’s smart but sometimes stubborn, with a moderate energy level and an easy-care coat. These days, he’s less likely to hunt lions and more likely to hunt a soft spot on the sofa after going jogging with you.
Key Vitals of Rhodesian Ridgeback Dog
||Dog Breed Group
|Rhodesian Ridgeback Dog
||2 feet to 2 feet, 3 inches tall at the shoulder
||70 to 85 pounds
||10 to 12 years
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