Please take a few minutes to read the information on this page.
This decision should be as important to you, as it is to us.
Take your time and choose carefully.
All dogs are not created equal, all Ridgebacks are not the same
and every breeder is not a good fit for your needs.
Try to meet as many breeders as you can to compare.
There are tons of Ridgeback groups on Facebook.
Become friends with them & try to get out to meet with them and their dogs
- that will be the best research you can do!
Before you make any decisions, please take a moment to ask yourself
if you honestly have the time & patience required to raise a puppy right now?
Far to many people take on a youngster when their lifestyle simply doesn't allow them
the time required to "properly" raise a puppy.
Many breeders have youngsters they have held back to see how they mature.
If they are not turning out to be their next great show dog,
chances are they may be available.
Please also consider adopting a Ridgeback from
These are dogs that are often surrendered for reasons that have nothing to do with the dogs behavior
but rather the owners unfortunate circumstances.