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Arkansas Stacey Fraser 479.251.1095 Email Stacey
Louisiana, Central and Northern Areas Heather Bailey   Email Heather
Louisiana, All Other Areas Carolyn Lee 225.752.8910 Email Carolyn
Oklahoma Celia Robinson Shelters and Surrenders, ONLY, Call 903.984.5042 Email Celia
Texas, All Areas Marlene Strandt 972.423.6208 Email Marlene
Texas, Houston Kate Brown   Email Kate
Texas, Central Area Anne Creixell   Email Anne
Jamie Klassen   Email Jamie
Texas, Northeast Area
(Longview, Lufkin, Nacogdoches, Texarkana, Tyler)
Celia Robinson Shelters and Surrenders, ONLY, Call 903.984.5042 Email Celia
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Name: Mira
ID: 4756
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 2 yrs
Color: Red Wheaten, black nose
Weight: 62.5 lb/28 kg
Estimated DOB: 06/18/13 Pretty Mira was rescued from a shelter after being picked up as a stray. She was picked up with Reba #4755. Her breeding background is unknown, but she looks very Ridgeback. Mira is very friendly with people and other dogs. She loves to play and likes toys. Mira should do well in a dog park. Mira does need obedience training which is an adoption requirement. Cat compatibili  MORE...
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Name: Reba
ID: 4755
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 2 yrs
Color: Red Wheaten, black nose
Weight: 60 lb/27 kg
Estimated DOB: 06/18/13 Beautiful Reba is ridgeless, but she is pure Ridgeback. She was found as a stray so her breeding history is unknown. She was picked up with Mira #4755 who is ridged. Reba is affectionate with people and does well with other dogs. She is very athletic so she should do well as a running or biking partner. She Likes her crate in the house. She is working on putting on a little  MORE...
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Name: Sam
ID: 4748
Location: TX
Sex: Male
Age: 1 yr
Color: Wheaten with black nose
Weight: 72 lb/33 kg
Estimated DOB 6/01/14) Meet handsome Sam. He will win your heart with his sweet expression and houndy long ears. Sam enjoys playing outside with the other dogs. He also enjoys napping in his crate in the air conditioned house. Sam is a sweet boy, but he needs to complete a basic obedience class to have manners to match his good looks. Completion of an obedience class is an adoption requirement. Ca  MORE...
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Name: Petra
ID: 4747
Location: OK
Sex: Male
Age: 18 mos
Color: Red Wheaten & black with speck
Weight: 50 lb/23 kg
Estimated DOB: 11-28-13 Petra is an RR mix (beagle? Aussie?) with a perfect ridge! He was on "death row" at the OKC shelter when sprung by RRRI. His perfect ridge and very sweet, laidback disposition sealed the decision to save him, despite his "mix" parentage. Petra is housetrained, has not exhibited any chewing, digging or destructive behaviors. Although a fairly young dog, he seems to be so  MORE...
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Name: Renato
ID: 4745
Location: TX
Sex: Male
Age: Under 3 mos
Color: All Black
Weight: 7.5 lb/3 kg
Actual DOB 04/15/2015 Hi! I'm Renato, and I have 8 brothers and sisters. My mommy is a purebred ridgeback, but it seems that my daddy is a black lab. I look more like my daddy than my mommy. I'm the littlest one of the bunch. Yep! The runt of the litter! But I'm so special - so dear, sweet, and loving. I'll just adore you with my whole heart. I'm a very laid back little guy, who loves to b  MORE...
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Name: Rocko
ID: 4743
Location: TX
Sex: Male
Age: Under 3 mos
Color: Wheaten
Weight: 9 lb/4 kg
Actual DOB 04/15/2015 Hi! I'm Rocko, and I have 8 brothers and sisters. My mommy is a purebred ridgeback, but I am a mix. I have my mommy's coloring but do not have the ridge. I am by far the mellowest of all the puppies UNLESS one of them really gets on my nerves and makes me mad. Then I'll let them know in no uncertain terms to knock it off. Other than that, I'm a soft, happy, little rag d  MORE...
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Name: Ricca
ID: 4741
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: Under 3 mos
Color: Black w/white bar on chest
Weight: 9.5 lb/4 kg
Actual DOB 04/15/2015 Hi! I'm Ricca, and I have 8 brothers and sisters. My mommy is a purebred ridgeback, but it seems that my daddy is a black lab. I seem to look a lot like my daddy, but I do have a tiny "wanna be" ridge on my back. My temperament is very happy and playful, yet always sweet and mellow. I love to be cuddled. For more information, please fill out the online adoption applicati  MORE...
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Name: Raquel
ID: 4738
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: Under 3 mos
Color: Chocolate
Weight: 10 lb/5 kg
Actual DOB 04/15/2015 Hi! I'm Raquel, and I have 8 brothers and sisters. My mommy is a purebred ridgeback, but it seems that my daddy is a Lab. I look very much like a chocolate lab with blue eyes. They will probably turn sort of green/gray as I get older, but people tell me I'm just adorable. My temperament is very happy and playful, but I really like human attention. I love to be cuddled.   MORE...
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Name: Lola
ID: 4718
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 7 yrs
Color: red wheaten
Weight: 80 lb/36 kg
Her name was Lola...she was a showgirl. Well, maybe not a showgirl, but definitely a sweet heart. Lola is an easy going 7 year old girl who does best with older children and even tolerates cats! Lola is currently being fostered in the Austin, Texas area.   MORE...
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Name: Curley Jack
ID: 4708
Location: TX
Sex: Male
Age: 4 yrs
Color: Red wheaten, black nose
Weight: 85 lb/39 kg
Estimated DOB: 03/24/2011. Available to go to new home after August 1st. Curley Jack will steel your heart away with his good looks and sweet disposition. He is affectionate with people and likes other dogs. He is well crate trained. Curley Jack is very athletic so he will be a great walking or running partner. He will need to complete a basic obedience class which is an adoption requirement. Cur  MORE...
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Name: Simon
ID: 4696
Location: TX
Sex: Male
Age: 5 yrs
Color: Dark red wheaten, black nose
Weight: 75 lb/34 kg
Estimated DOB: 03/19/2010 Meet Simon. Simon is absolutely beautiful except for one of his ears. Due to an unknown cause (injury or birth defect??) one of his ears hangs down. You will see his ear issue in the pictures. It is a cosmetic issue only. Simon has beautiful conformation and a very sweet temperament. He is a true lover and likes attention. Simon enjoys playing with other dogs both male a  MORE...
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Name: Razzy
ID: 4686
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 4 yrs
Color: Red wheaten, black nose
Weight: 70 lb/32 kg
Razzy will win your heart with her sweet and calm temperament. She wants to please and has great recall. She is friendly with adults,older children, and other friendly dogs. Cat compatibility is unknown. Razzy likes her crate. It is her bedroom and dinning room. Adopter will need to provide a crate and become familiar with proper use. Completion of a basic obedience class is an adoption requiremen  MORE...
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Name: Romeo
ID: 4676
Location: TX
Sex: Male
Age: 2 yrs
Color: Red wheaten, black nose
Weight: 60 lb/27 kg
Romeo, Oh Romeo can be heard frequently at his foster home. Romeo is a shy lover, but once he knows you, he enjoys human attention. He does well with other dogs. He really likes playing with Mira and Reba who are about the same age and size. Romeo is athletic so he will do well as a running partner. Romeo does need to complete an obedience class which is an adoption requirement. He also needs add  MORE...
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Name: Anna
ID: 4606
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 4 yrs
Color: wheaten
Weight: 60 lb/27 kg
DOB 11/26/2010 Anna is a people-friendly girl, who would make a great walking companion. She has the unique coloring seen in the pictures of her sister, Elsa, on this website. Anna needs a home to call her own, someone to love her unconditionally, and someone to be her exercise buddy. For more information, please fill out the online adoption application and indicate an interest in Anna #4606.  MORE...
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Name: Elsa
ID: 4605
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 4 yrs
Color: wheaten
Weight: 61 lb/28 kg
DOB 11/26/2010 Elsa is a lovely, gracious young lady. She is a purebred and has especially pretty coloring and a full ridge. Elsa is very calm and good in the house. While she loves her people, she has a little more of the Ridgeback aloofness in her and can be perfectly content taking a nap somewhere and just minding her own business. Elsa is very easy to live with and has wonderful manners.   MORE...
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Name: Beau
ID: 4549
Location: TX
Sex: Male
Age: 2-1/2 yrs
Color: Wheaten, black nose
Weight: 75 lb/34 kg
Estimated DOB: 08/07/2012 Meet Beau. My Mom thinks I have a very handsome and expressive face. Beau came into rescue very thin, but he is a big boy now. He loves to lean on you and be petted. He still wants to jump when he gets excited so he definitely needs an obedience class which is an adoption requirement. Due to size and jumping, Beau is not recommended for a home with young children. He doe  MORE...
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Name: Kay Dee
ID: 4492
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 3 yrs
Color: Wheaten with black nose
Weight: 61 lb/28 kg
Actual DOB 11/11/11 Hi! My name is KayDee and I'm looking for a good walking buddy. I'll help keep you fit if you help keep me fit and trim. More than anything I'm looking for a very loving human or humans to adopt me and make me a true part of the family. I come in a small size - about 60 lbs (probably should be more like 58 lbs). My feelings are tender, but I can sure do a happy dance when  MORE...
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Name: Lewis
ID: 4464
Location: TX
Sex: Male
Age: 3 yrs
Color: Yellow wheaton, black nose
Weight: 60 lb/27 kg
Estimated DOB: o4/18/2012 Lewis needs a special home with the time to work with him. He came from a shelter so his history is unknown. He is not aggressive at all, but he is having to learn to trust people. On the plus side, he has learned to follow directions very well. He can sit and down for treats. In fact, he likes games. He comes in the house when called and knows the location of his crate.  MORE...
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Name: Jack
ID: 4218
Location: TX
Sex: Male
Age: 1 yr
Color: Wheaten
Weight: 90 lb/41 kg
DOB 10/25/11 Jack is a very big and goofy acting boy. He would like to sit his 90 pounds in your lap. He is sweet temperature but needs obedience training which is an adoption requirement. Jack needs a home with female dogs only or he can be an only dog. He came from a home with small female dogs. He is crate trained but needs work on his house manners. For more information, complete the online a  MORE...
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Name: Gina
ID: 4006
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 4 yrs
Color: light wheaten
Weight: 65 lb/29 kg
You can call me Gina, Sweet Gi, Gina Bobina or Gina Marie--I just want you to call me yours! I am a SUPER playful girl who loves to romp and run. My foster home is wild and crazy but it doesn't bother me a bit--I've got 4 fur brothers and sisters and two human siblings--I'd prefer older kids so I don't knock them down when I'm playing. As long as I'm exercised and get my marrow bones to chew on  MORE...
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Name: Jenny
ID: 3912
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 4 yrs
Color: Red wheaten, black nose
Weight: 55 lb/25 kg
Estimated DOB: 3/1/10 Jenny is a lovely little, ridgeless girl. She is great with people and other dogs. She is on the smaller side and will not get any larger. She is a delightfully, happy, playful bundle of energy and love. Yes, she needs some basic obedience, but she is a treasure and wants to please. Jenny would make a terrific running partner. She's also very bright and highly trainable.  MORE...
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Name: Sipsey
ID: 3686
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 8 yrs
Color: Light Wheaten, black nose
Weight: 55 lb/25 kg
Estimated DOB: 04/10/06 Sipsey is a sweet Ridgeback that was picked up as a stray in an east Texas town. She had recently had puppies so her condition was poor. However, with a little Vet care and good food she is a lively girl now. She loves running with the other dogs. She is on the smaller side and very good natured so she should do well with children. She loves her crate and follows direction  MORE...
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Name: Bear
ID: 3527
Location: TX
Sex: Male
Age: 3 yrs
Color: Red Wheaten
Weight: 50 lb/23 kg
Estimated DOB: 8/2810 Bear is an "Original". He appears to be a Malinois/RR mix. He came into rescue with his mother Winnie who was a Ridgeback. He is small at about 20 inches at the shoulders. Bear is always very busy. He only rests when he is in his crate otherwise he is going full speed. He loves toys and plays non-stop. He loves playing with the bigger dogs, and he thinks he is big. Bear woul  MORE...
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Name: Juliet
ID: 2789
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 10 yrs
Color: Red wheaten, black nose
Weight: 70 lb/32 kg
Estimated DOB: 9/12/2002 Juliet is very sweet and calm. She lived a fairly secluded life before entering rescue so she is having to learn how to enjoy the outdoors and other dogs. She loves to walk by your side on a leash. She can also sit when asked. She is crate trained and she likes being in the house. Juliet needs a home where she can be someones devoted companion. Cat compatibility is unkn  MORE...
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Name: Sonoma
ID: 2468
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 9 yrs
Color: Wheaten, black nose
Weight: 65 lb/29 kg
Estimated DOB: 12/16/2006 Sonoma is a sweet Ridgeless girl. She looks very Ridgeback, but she came from a shelter so her exact background is unknown. She can be seen in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area. Sonoma needs to be an only dog. For more information, complete the online adoption application and express interest in Sonoma #2468.   MORE...
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Name: Jade
ID: 2255
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 4 yrs
Color: Light wheaten, black nose
Weight: 51 lb/23 kg
Estimated DOB: 4/30/2006 Jade was found as a stray running in the country. She does have a touch of some other breed in her, but she is very Ridgeback looking. She is a little shy but very sweet. She is beginning to enjoy people attention. She does very well with other dogs. She will need obedience training and work on her house manners. Cat compatibility is unknown. Although there are excepti  MORE...
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Name: Blitz
ID: 2157
Location: AR
Sex: Female
Age: 8 yrs
Color: red
Weight: 50 lb/23 kg
This little lady is the most loving rescue dog I have ever had. She is crazy about my husband and I and is friendly with strangers. She is not good with cats but is playful with other dogs.We found this sweet girl at a shelter where she would have had to stay outside on a chain. She is quiet, affectionate and well- behaved. She is potty, leash and crate trained. She is a young adult ridgeless mix.  MORE...
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Name: Terri
ID: 1976
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 5 yrs
Color: Wheaten
Weight: 60 lb/27 kg
Estimated DOB: 7/03/2005 Terri is sweet and very smart. Since coming into rescue, Terri has been at two different Vet offices for a few days. Everyone has commented on what a sweet temperament she has. She is just looking for someone to love her. Terri is extremely agile and atheletic. She also seems to be very smart. She would probable do great as an agility dog. Terri is enjoying being on the  MORE...
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