What makes a healthy hound?

While it is exciting to breed a dog that becomes an AKC champion or wins Best in Field at a lure coursing trial, we are more concerned about the future of Rhodesian Ridgeback’s health.

Along with following complete health testing guidelines, we breed with genetic diversity as a priority.

Our goal is to improve the health and longevity of our breed, and to partner with like-minded RR breeders in this effort.

Here are some articles that shed light on the importance of genetic diversity in pure bred dogs.

Healthy Hound Photos