10 months ago 10 months ago Awww 15 Cool Facts About Rhodesian Ridgebacks by Judy Powell 10 months ago10 months ago Facebook Twitter 4 This breed was developed in Africa as hunting dogs. They were used to chase and corner large game like lions, bears and boars. Rhodesian ridgebacks are still often used as hunting dogs today. Credit Judy Powell 10 months ago 5 Ridgies love to eat! They will literally make themselves sick by eating too much if given a lot of food. Because of their love of food, they can easily get overweight. Owners must exercise them daily and closely monitor their diet. Credit Judy Powell 10 months ago 6 Rhodesian ridgebacks are great with children, almost overly so. They can be too rambunctious with young children and may knock them over when trying to play. Credit Judy Powell 10 months ago Post PaginationPage 2 / 5 Like it? Share with your friends! Facebook Twitter 0 Comments Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.