Table of Contents
- 1 Is the Rhodesian Ridgeback a good dog for kids?
- 2 What kind of dog is a Thai Ridgeback?
- 3 When did the Mastiff 2 arrive in Afghanistan?
- 4 When did the American Kennel Club accept the Thai Ridgeback?
- 5 What kind of dog is the Rhodesian Ridgeback?
- 6 Can a ridgeback be trained as a protection dog?
- 7 What kind of dog has a ridge on its back?
- 8 What kind of behavior does a ridgeback dog have?
Is the Rhodesian Ridgeback a good dog for kids?
Every dog is different but for the most part, the Rhodesian Ridgeback is a very friendly dog and can get along great with children of all ages.
What kind of dog is a Thai Ridgeback?
Thai Ridgeback Breed Appearance. The Thai Ridgeback is a medium to large sized dog with a wedge shaped head, ears that stand up and a short, smooth coat. He has a deep, well-muscled chest and gives the impression of a powerfully built dog.
When did the Mastiff 2 arrive in Afghanistan?
Mastiff 2 is an improved version with a capacity of 2 + 8 which arrived in Afghanistan during June 2009. The Mastiff is armed with a 7.62 mm GPMG, 12.7 mm Heavy Machine Gun or 40 mm Grenade Machine Gun. A version of the British Mastiff specially designed for the Talisman Counter-IED program.
When did the American Kennel Club accept the Thai Ridgeback?
The United Kennel Club officially recognized the Thai Ridgeback in 1996 and allowed him to participate in all of their sanctioned events. The American Kennel Club began accepting Thai Ridgebacks into their Foundation Stock Service in 1997, which is the first step in becoming officially recognized by the AKC.
What kind of dog is the Rhodesian Ridgeback?
Rhodesian Ridgebacks are not likely to be the first dog that strangers reach over to pet and cuddle. Those in the know, however, appreciate all of the qualities that make the Ridgeback beloved by fans.
Can a ridgeback be trained as a protection dog?
Because of their innate abilities as guardians, ridgebacks should not be trained as protection dogs. Their natural protective instinct should be subjected to elementary obedience training for control.
What kind of dog has a ridge on its back?
The Rhodesian ridgeback, often referred to as the African Lion Hound, is a native of South Africa. The hallmark of this breed is the ridge on the back. This is formed by the hair growing in the opposite direction to the rest of the coat.
What kind of behavior does a ridgeback dog have?
1 Barking. Barking is the natural language of all dogs. 2 Guarding the food. Since the Rhodesian Ridgeback is a hound, guarding the food can be a very often occurrence. 3 Being overly energetic. 4 Leaning towards aggression and destructiveness. 5 Strong chasing instinct. 6 Strong-willed mind and stubbornness.