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Hi! I’m Sviatoslav Oleksiv and this web-site is the place where I nerd out about Pets. As a dog lover, I’d be happy to share my knowledge and experience, which I get raising my Rhodesian Ridgeback puppy called Cooper.

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Why Do Cats Eat Grass?
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Have you ever wondered why your cat sometimes nibbles on grass? The first time I saw my cat eating grass I thought it seemed strange and it is a question that vets are asked regularly but it turns out there’s […]

Why Do Rhodesian Ridgebacks Have Ridges?
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The ridge on the Rhodesian Ridgeback is, of course, this breeds most well-known feature. That line of hair, running in reverse, really makes this breed stand out in a crowd. It is a unique trait and one that the Rhodesian […]

Are Rhodesian Ridgebacks Good Hunting Dogs?
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We’ve all heard the stories in regard to the Rhodesian Ridgeback being a ferocious hunting dog capable of killing lions. These stories are rife, all over the internet, and have been known to put potential owners off. But how true […]

Can Rhodesian Ridgeback Be Left Alone?
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In an ideal world, we would never have to leave our dogs alone. Rather, we would either take them everywhere with us or have someone at home to be with them. However, in this day and age with our busy […]

Do rhodesian ridgebacks shed? Tips for Families with Allergies.
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Any dog owner out there, with few exceptions, will know the joys of their pooch shedding! Hair or fur gets on your clothes, your carpet, your furniture, and into the weirdest of places. It is unavoidable and something that if […]

Are Rhodesian Ridgebacks bark a lot?
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The truth is the vast majority of dogs will bark from time to time and the Rhodesian Ridgeback is no different. They are not a silent, never speaks breed of a dog, and if you want one of those, then […]

Rhodesian Ridgeback Adoption Tips And Advice
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Adopting a Rhodesian Ridgeback is not something that should be undertaken lightly. Rescue dogs, just like any dog can live for twenty years or more. They are a long-term commitment that may have additional needs since they have come from […]

How Big do Rhodesian Ridgebacks get? Images included.
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There is no doubting that the Rhodesian Ridgeback is a strong and muscular, large hound. They are also symmetrical and well balanced in outline and carry themselves well. They are slightly longer than they are tall which makes for an […]

Rhodesian Ridgeback Hybrids – Say Hello To The New Designer Dogs
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The cross-bred dog has been around for a long, long time with many homes having one of these faithful, loyal, and loving companions. However, in recent years a new trend has arisen, and that is for the designer dog, the […]

Thai Ridgeback Dog Breed Information [with Pictures]
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Facts, Care, History, Appearance, Characteristics, Health, And More! If you have never heard of the Thai Ridgeback, fear not, for you are certainly not alone. Few people in the US have heard of this magnificent breed, let alone met one! […]