Rhodesian Ridgeback Puppies for Sale

Breed Information

Breed Group: Hound
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Overview
A very obedient, friendly and gentle breed, the Rhodesian Ridgeback makes a good companion however does best in an environment with older children. Small children are not ideal, as this dog does not like to rough house. A vigilant and brave breed, this dog can be stubborn and can be difficult to train if methods do not correspond with this breed.
Character
Rhodesian Ridgebacks do well with other animals if given the proper socialization at an early stage, although not recommended for a home with small children. Learning quickly, this intelligent dog is protective of his owner and territory. Should not be left unsupervised for long periods of time as they have the tendency to become destructive.
Temperament
This hunting breed does well in home life, and is very loyal. An overall good companion and is very straightforward. The Rhodesian Ridgeback can be shy and reserved around strangers, and needs extensive obedience training. Rather strong and willful, this breed shows his best and true colors in a somewhat secluded environment.
Care
Average shedding, the Rhodesian Ridgeback is easy to groom. A wipe down with a washcloth or dry towel will suffice and remove some loose hair. Bathing only when necessary, this breed's coat does not trap dirt well and is generally clean.
Coat
The Rhodesian Ridgeback has a very distinct marking along his back, which is created by hair that grows in the opposite direction. Coat is short, dense, and should remain glossy and sleek. Silky coat not desired.
Training
Training must be gentle with this breed and start at an early age to avoid any further difficulties. The Rhodesian Ridgeback should have a firm handler, yet gentle training. Training must be consistent and straightforward if this breed is to excel. Good for watch dogging and hunting purposes. Hunting suits this breed very well.
Activity
This tireless dog will be sure to keep you on your feet. Very active, playful, and energetic, the Rhodesian Ridgeback would make a great jogging companion or running along side a bike. They have great stamina and do very well on long walks or a free roam in a yard or park. Should have at least an average sized yard.
Weight
Mle: 85; Female: 70 lbs
Height
Male: 25-27; Female: 24-26 inches
Color(s)
light wheaten to red wheaten; nose can be black, brown or liver
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Rhodesian Ridgeback Puppies for Sale Expected Budget in 2022

Learn what to expect when researching the price of Rhodesian Ridgeback puppies for sale near me.

How much do Rhodesian Ridgeback puppies for sale cost?

The cost for a Rhodesian Ridgeback puppy for sale varies greatly and depends on many factors such as the breeders' location, reputation, litter size, lineage of the puppy, breed popularity (supply and demand), training, socialization efforts, breed lines and much more. Before searching "Rhodesian Ridgeback puppies for sale near me", review their average cost below.

The current median price for all Rhodesian Ridgebacks for sale is $1,250.00. This is the price you can expect to budget for a Rhodesian Ridgeback with papers but without breeding rights nor show quality. Expect to pay less for a Rhodesian Ridgeback puppy for sale without papers, however, we do not recommend buying a puppy without papers.

Looking for a Rhodesian Ridgeback puppy with a superior lineage? Are you trying to determine how much a Rhodesian Ridgeback with breeding rights and papers would cost? You should expect to pay a premium for a Rhodesian Ridgeback puppy with breeding rights or even Rhodesian Ridgebacks for sale advertised as show quality with papers. You should budget anywhere from $2,500 upwards to $5,500 or even more for Rhodesian Ridgeback puppies for sale with top breed lines and a superior pedigree. The average cost for all Rhodesian Ridgebacks for sale is $1,100.

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What can I expect to pay for a Rhodesian Ridgeback puppy near me?

Median Price: $1,250.00
Average Price: $1,100.00
Top Quality: $2,500.00 to $5,500.00

*Data sourced from 2706 Rhodesian Ridgeback puppies for sale across the United States on NextDayPets.com.

Annual cost of owning a Rhodesian Ridgeback puppy for sale

When googling "Rhodesian Ridgeback puppy for sale near me" it is important to understand the associated costs of owning a dog. The annual cost or "upkeep" is often overlooked when determining a Rhodesian Ridgebacks true ownership cost. When calculating your budget make sure you account for the price of food, vaccines, heartworm, deworming, flea control, vet bills, spay/neuter fees, grooming, dental care, food, training and supplies such as a collar, leash, crate, bed, bowls, bones, and toys. All of these items can add up quickly so make sure you estimate anywhere from $500 - $2,000 or more for the first year then about $500 - $1,000 or more every year thereafter to meet the annual financial obligations of your growing, loving dog.

Most Popular Rhodesian Ridgeback Puppy for Sale Names for 2022

We've compiled the top 20 male and female Rhodesian Ridgeback names for 2022 after analyzing 2706 Rhodesian Ridgeback puppies for sale.
  • 1. Red
  • 2. Purple Girl
  • 3. Green Girl
  • 4. Red Boy
  • 5. ---
  • 6. Black Boy
  • 7. Pink Girl
  • 8. Ridge
  • 9. Bella
  • 10. Blue Boy
  • 11. Blue Girl
  • 12. Green Boy
  • 13. Ruby
  • 14. Blue
  • 15. Jabari
  • 16. Pink
  • 17. Purple
  • 18. Red Girl
  • 19. Riddly
  • 20. Big Red

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Featured Rhodesian Ridgeback Puppy for Sale Breeder

Featured Breeder of Rhodesian Ridgebacks with Puppies For Sale
Cavallo Creek Ridgebacks
Member Since: January 2009
Location: Houston, Texas
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Our dogs, with lineage originating from Africa, are bred for disposition, personality and agility. Although most will grow up to be too large for show standards, we cater to those that love big strong, regal companions for their families, homes, ranches and farms. One of our pups has gone off to become a police narcotics dog. Females will generally be 100+ pounds and males up to 140 pounds. Most pups will be tall and of muscular build with large bone. They should have perfect confirmation with nice straight backs and beautiful heads. We have 8 dogs that run free in a pack on our horse ranch estate. Most dogs and pups can be seen on facebook https://www.facebook.com/#!/groups/221479367902830/ Pups are AKC registered, vaccinated, wormed, dewclaws removed, microchipped, vet health certifacate where they are tested for Dermoid Sinus and sold with a 2 year breeder health guarantee. Our dogs are making families happy in homes all over the country and world, from California, Illinois, Washington DC, Florida, Puerto Rico and Cancun, Mexico. We ship throughout the USA for a fee of $300. Please inquire for international shipment. Ask about our spay/neuter program for qualifying pups. Applications can be found on our website.

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Updated: 10/4/2022