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Rhodesian Ridgeback

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South African Big game hunters, took this breed to Rhodesia,for trailing big game and then barking to attract the hunter's attention. Its size and strength offer protection to the dog itself. They are loyal and affectionate dogs, characterised by a stretch of hair that grows forward along the back. It is also known as the African Lionhound. It weighs 30-39 kgs and is 61-69 cms tall.

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Breeders' List

Bhat's Kennels, Bhat's Kennels, fanciers of Rhodesian Ridgeback. We are planning to get a few more of this wonderful breed. Those who are interested to develop this breed in India, may contact us. Inquiries to: Mr.Balakkrushna Bhat.C.R. No.18, "Harshadhama" Sampoorna Avenue, Arcot Road, Chennai - 600026. Phone:+91-44-28267233, Mobile: +919840095506.Res: +91-44-24881313

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