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Name: Casper
ID: 5027
Location: TX
Sex: Male
Age: 9-12 mos
Color: Yellow Wheaten, black nose
Weight: 52 lb/24 kg
Estimated DOB:10/17/2015 Just in time for Halloween, Casper like his namesake "Casper the Friendly Ghost" has materialized in rescue. Casper is smaller in size (about 24 inches at shoulders), but very handsome. Best of all, he is mister friendly with both people and other dogs. He would love to play with children old enough to play and be active with a dog. Casper will do well with any activity t  MORE...
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Name: Wendy
ID: 5026
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 6-9 mos
Color: Light Wheaten
Weight: 40 lb/18 kg
Est. DOB 05/15/2016 This little cutie will steal your heart! She has a beautiful light wheaten color, dark eyeliner, and a lovely ridge. Though a bit shy at first, she sparkles with personality as soon as she warms up to new people and new places. This little girl is always going to be on the smaller side even as an adult. That's evident by her smaller feet and bone structure now. She has ad  MORE...
Name: Oden
ID: 5013
Location: TX
Sex: Male
Age: 1 yr
Color: Red wheaten, black nose
Weight: 70 lb/32 kg
Estimated DOB: 08/15/16 ODEN who is named after the Viking God is a beautiful red Ridgeback. He is a very sweet boy, but he is a young adolescent dog so he is very active and still doing occasional puppy mouthing. He does try to please so I think he will respond to obedience training easily. He is crate trained. Oden needs a big dog experienced adopter with the time to take him for obedience tra  MORE...
Name: Spice
ID: 4990
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 5 yrs
Color: Wheaten, black nose
Weight: 60 lb/27 kg
Estimated DOB:08/29/2011 Spice is a elegant ridgeback with beautiful conformation. She is sweet with people and likes playing with other dogs. She is athletic and would enjoy walking or running with her adopter. Spice will need obedience training and continued socialization which is an adoption requirement. Spice is crate trained. She enjoys having her own private bedroom in her foster home. No Ca  MORE...
Name: Daisy
ID: 4989
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 4 yrs
Color: Red wheaten, liver nose
Weight: 60 lb/27 kg
DOB: 09/29/2012 Daisy is a lovely elegant Livernose Ridgeback. She is very athletic and loves to run. She also likes to crash in her crate for a peaceful nap. Daisy is social with people and other dogs. Children must be 11 years or older. Daisy is housetrained and knows some basic commands. However, an obedience class will benefit her behavior and socialization. For more information, complete the   MORE...
Name: Zeus
ID: 4985
Location: OK
Sex: Male
Age: 2 yrs
Color: Dark Wheaten with black nose
Weight: 85 lb/39 kg
Zeus is a tall(28 inches at shoulders) handsome purebred Ridgeback. His shinny dark wheaten coat is unusual and stunning. He will certainly attract attention at a dog park. Zeus's personality has blossomed in his foster home. He is affectionate and likes to stay close to his foster mom and dad. He is crate trained and likes the security of having his private bedroom. Zeus has easily learned the ro  MORE...
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Name: Shadow
ID: 4971
Location: TX
Sex: Male
Age: 9 yrs
Color: Red Wheaten
Weight: 95 lb/43 kg
Est DOB 8/2/2007 This sweet boy is hoping for a new forever home. He was abandoned to the streets in his old age - sad, lost, and confused. He's safe now, but he truly desires a home of his own with people to love him and make him part of a family again. He's a very easy guy. Although just a little shy at first, he warms up quickly and responds very well to a soft voice, kissy sounds, and treats.  MORE...
Name: Brick
ID: 4969
Location: TX
Sex: Male
Age: 2 yrs
Color: Yellow wheaten, black nose
Weight: 68 lb/31 kg
Estimated DOB: 08/15/2014 Meet handsome Brick. He is social with people and other dogs. His original home had two young boys so he has experience with children. Brick knows his name, can walk on a leash, and he can sit and shake. He does need basic obedience training which is an adoption requirement. Adopter will need the time to do needed training. Brick will need a safe fenced yard for basic exe  MORE...
Name: Cowboy
ID: 4935
Location: TX
Sex: Male
Age: 3 yrs
Color: Red Wheaten
Weight: 80 lb/36 kg
DOB 12/03/2013 Howdy! I'm Cowboy - a real Texas cowboy - at least I "was". Now I'm a city dude. Glad to give up my old ways of running dusty trails and beatin' the bramble bushes. It was a hard life, especially for a fella like me. I was born with a somewhat deformed front foot/ankle. Oh I can walk on it alright and can even run like a 3-legged dog, but it was high time for me to move to th  MORE...
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Name: Sasha
ID: 4931
Location: LA
Sex: Female
Age: 2 yrs
Color: red liver-nosed
Weight: 67 lb/30 kg
Sasha is a beautiful AKC registered liver-nosed Ridgeback. She responds to her name when called and to some commands. After being in the shelter for a long time, she is wary of some people, so would fit best in a home with adults. She grew more confident in foster care. This is a beautiful, sweet dog. For pictures of Sasha, have your local Ridgeback Rescue coordinator contact clee@ridgebackresc  MORE...
Name: Kayla
ID: 4884
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 8 yrs
Color: wheaten with black nose
Weight: 72.7 lb/33 kg
Estimated DOB: 02/03/2008 Kayla is a big girl with sweetness to match her size. She is social and affectionate with people. Kayla is also very friendly and playful with other dogs. She enjoys the outdoors and likes to explore. Kayla has easily learned the routines in her foster home and is now crate trained. She came from a home with older children (7 to 10 years). No Cats please. Anyone who love  MORE...
Name: Mona
ID: 4883
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 7 yrs
Color: wheaten with black nose
Weight: 66.7 lb/30 kg
Estimated DOB: 02/03/2009 Miss Mona is a lovely and elegant lady. She is affectionate and does well with other dogs her size. Mona and Kayla were surrendered together so they are very good companions to each other. Mona lived in a home with older children (7 to 10 years). Mona has easily learned the routines in her foster home and is now crate trained. Mona is healthy and enjoys being active outs  MORE...
Name: Ariel
ID: 4854
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 10 yrs
Color: Red Wheaten
Weight: 75 lb/34 kg
Ariel is a ten years young, red wheaten female. She is doing exceptionally well in her foster home. There are two other dogs that live in the house and they have all been getting along well as Ari has a non-aggressive, laid back personality. She immediately learned how to use the doggy door and has not had any accidents. She loves to follow her foster parents around the house and just wants to be   MORE...
Name: Roger
ID: 4750
Location: TX
Sex: Male
Age: 4 yrs
Color: Wheaten with black nose
Weight: 88 lb/40 kg
Estimated DOB 06/08/12 Roger is a tall (shoulder height about 27 inches)handsome Ridgeback that was found as a stray. He was scavenging garbage cans for food. Roger is initially shy with new people but warms up. He is good with the other dogs at his foster home. I love his playful nature! Roger is crate trained. He does need basic obedience training which is an adoption requirement. Roger would   MORE...
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...
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...
Name: KayDee
ID: 4492
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 5 yrs
Color: Wheaten with black nose
Weight: 55 lb/25 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 55 lbs. My feelings are tender, but I can sure do a happy dance when someone gets the leash out for a walk  MORE...
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...
Name: Jep
ID: 4187
Location: TX
Sex: Male
Age: 3 yrs
Color: Wheaten
Weight: 80 lb/36 kg
Meet super fast Jep! The picture attached was his puppy pic. He is 3 years old now. His mama was a purebred Ridgeback, and his papa was a Ridgeback/Boxer mix with the full Ridgeback ridge. That would make Jep 3/4 Ridgeback and 1/4 Boxer. He is an active, athletic dog who needs plenty of opportunities to run. Jep is good with children and has been living in a home with children over the age of  MORE...
Name: Bear
ID: 3527
Location: TX
Sex: Male
Age: 5 yrs
Color: Red Wheaten
Weight: 50 lb/23 kg
Estimated DOB: 8/28/2010 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 w  MORE...
Name: Sonoma
ID: 2468
Location: TX
Sex: Female
Age: 8 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...
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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