Breeders of Rhodesian Ridgebacks
Erica van der Linde
Cell 082 730 5807
Our Rhodesian Ridgebacks
We have a few Ridgebacks. We mainly obtained them to protect our plot. They are
Our Rhodesian Ridgeback puppies are bottle reared from birth. We assist the
females in feeding, as the litters are big and we feel it is necessary to make
sure the babies get extra calcium and nutrition at an early stage.
Our puppies are used to being handled from birth. We monitor them closely and as
they start developing their personalities we try to place them with owners that
want specific qualities such as teachability, alertness, good with children
etc. We play with our pups 3 times a day when we feed them to get them
We only breed each female once per year and each litter needs to be planned.
When our females give birth we stand by to assist. They sometimes go into labour
for 16 hours if they have 10-12 puppies.
It entails hard work and effort that is rewarded by the love they give in
return, so each time one leaves the "DEN" we shed a tear. Those who own a
ridgeback know what a remarkable breed it is. Once a Ridgeback never another
Our dogs have been hd and ed tested and approved by Onderstepoort, therefore we
are able to register the offspring.
We take pride in our kennel and the fact that we aim to produce show quality
puppies. We do all we humanly can to ensure that our puppies are well
nutritioned and healthy. Pups are inoculated & dewormed.
We love animals and that makes our hobby, our passion in life!
Our Rhodesian Ridgeback Reuben
Above - Rhodesian ridgeback, liver nose.
Browdeen Ngi ne Themba. Reuben
Below - puppies showing their ridge along the back
Our Registration Policy
All our dogs are microchipped with the Get me Known microchipping system. We scan them before they leave. All our pups are
registered by KUSA. No breeding restrictions in general, but if any restrictions
for whatsoever reason then the contract will be discussed with new owner
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