In December 1997, the last time she permitted herself the luxury of Yuletide décor, Ridgeback lover and rescuer Elise Lewis of Chattanooga, Tennessee, penned a parody of breed-specific holiday…continue reading
Backyard smelling a little, er, ripe? I use this tried-and-true formula: Take a large-size bottle of Listerine mouth wash, original formula. (CostCo sells two-packs of the 1-liter size). For a…continue reading
This is a must-have children's books for Rhodesian Ridgeback lovers such as myself. The illustrations are a perfect storytelling element.
Being a Ridgeback owner and lover, I had to buy this book, even though my children are grown. It is beautifully written and illustrated. Happily gave it to a friend, so I intend to buy another for myself!
A blue ribbon of a book! Super cute explanation of the extrinsic and intrinsic qualities of the breed I love so much. A must have for a Ridgeback enthusiast!
This truly is the ultimate guide to Ridgeback puppies! Great in-depth information about this wonderful breed in an easily digestible form. It's a fun read and is able to be incorporated into your life immediately. The stunning pictures bring all the information to life. I highly recommend it for anyone who owns a Ridgeback or is thinking about getting one.
We have been lucky enough to have Ridgebacks in our lives since 1999, and it was both entertaining and enlightening to hear Denise's voice bring this wonderful breed to life. She understands their quirks, antics, serious sides and lovableness, plus thoroughly covers dos and do nots. This is a book that I have underlined and will continue to refer to for years to come. My only regret is that we did not have this book when we brought that first Ridgeback puppy home.
If you are getting a Rhodesian Ridgeback puppy, you need this book. You may think you know everything there is to know about raising puppies. You could have raised hundreds of them. But every time you step into a new breed, you should always review the breed specific information. This book is the perfect companion for just that. … Worth every penny and then some.
Great book and beautiful pictures! It is definitely a must-have for new Rhodesian Ridgeback owners, as it is very specific to the breed. A lot of information packed into chapters that are fun to read, as Denise has a very warm and entertaining ‘voice.’
When my wife and I first encountered the Rhodesian Ridgeback, we knew it was the dog for us. I consider myself an experienced dog owner, yet every other page of the book had me thinking to myself, ‘I didn't know that.’ If you are looking to purchase a Ridgeback, this book is a must-have. It will serve as a reference for years to come.
Loved the pictures and information in this book. This had some history on the breed that I had not read before. Would recommend to anyone that has or has had the Ridgeback.
This was so informative and entertaining. A must-have for any Ridgeback enthusiast. Lots of history and great pictures.
Covering a great range of interest topics with fascinating historical photographs throughout.
So many photos and stories of the fabled dogs and people of Rhodesian Ridgeback history! I read it straight through, and have already started my first of what will no doubt be many re-reads. If you're not already a Ridgeback fan, you will be after this book.
What a fun and informative book on this amazing breed. The stories, facts and pictures make this worth owning.
A must have for Rhodesian Ridgeback lovers – for the anecdotes, the beautiful pictures, the captivating stories, the ‘oh, I recognize that,’ and for all the small stuff still to learn. A book for your coffee table, to pick up again and again – so perhaps one day we might unveil the Ridgeback mystery.