How big does a Redbone Ridgeback Rhodesian Ridgeback mix get?

Redbone Coonhound Rhodesian Ridgeback Mix This hybrid pup can weigh anywhere from 45 to 85 pounds and can live anywhere from 10 to 15 years. The Redbone Coonhound parent contributes the distinctive and vibrant fire-red coat along with a calm temperament (when not on the hunt).

How big does an American Staffordshire Terrier Rhodesian Ridgeback mix get?

American Staffordshire Terrier Rhodesian Ridgeback Mix This mix dog will weigh 40 to 85 pounds and can live 10 to 16 years. The AmStaff terrier influence can give this hybrid a personality more suited for family and community life. This dog will be a natural athlete and can really benefit from participation in K9 work or athletics.

Why does my Rhodesian Ridgeback have behavioral problems?

The Rhodesian Ridgeback as an African hunter dog is a very smart breed with moderate to high energy levels that sometimes are enhanced by their stubbornness. Because the breed has its hunting background, sometimes there can be some behavioral problems that you have to address properly.

Can a mastiff Rhodesian Ridgeback be socialized?

A Mastiff Rhodesian Ridgeback will inherit courage in spades from both parent dogs as well as strong guarding and protective instincts. That is to say this is definitely a dog that will benefit from early and consistent training and socialization.

When to start training a Rhodesian Ridgeback puppy?

When you bring your Rhodesian Ridgeback puppy home, give them a few days to settle, then leap straight in with teaching them good behavior. Our Puppy Training Guides include lots of helpful information to get you started.

Do you know the habits of a Rhodesian Ridgeback?

Teaching them early on that guests and other dogs are welcome will help them be more welcoming later on in life. The Rhodesian Ridgeback is particularly noted for aggression towards other dogs, and it’s never to early to help them overcome this. Ask your breeder if your puppies will get an chances to meet other dogs before they come home with you.

What kind of dog is a ridgeback dog?

This breed has a muscular frame with a short and smooth coat. Bearing the trademark “ridgeback,” their spine has a line of hair that grows differently to other hairs. Their head is also long with a wide skull and a deep-set muzzle. They are high energy dogs in their puppy years.

Can a ridgeback be used as an off leash dog?

Hounds are notoriously unreliable off-leash and although Ridgebacks might be a bit better than most, you shouldn’t try it unless you’ve trained your dog consistently from an early age and you are in an enclosed area such as your own yard or a dog park that allows off-leash activity.