Southern Region
Dogs Available for Adoption
Open List Contact a Rescue Coordinator
Area Rescue Coordinator Telephone Email
Alabama Nikki Strain 205.531.4244 Email Nikki
Florida Scott Manghillis 407.739.9565 Email Scott
Georgia Nicolina Devito 770.846.6496 Email Niki
Julie Williams 678.240.0572 Email Julie
Mississippi Nicolina Devito 770.846.6496 Email Niki
North Carolina Amy Bodle 919-600-4391 Email Amy
South Carolina Nicole and John Tate   Email Nicole and John
Tennessee, Western Erin Padovano 901.240.2879 Email Erin
Tennessee, Central Stacey Collins 615.477.0933 Email Stacey
Tennessee, Eastern OPEN   Email us
Regional Rescue Coordinator Nicolina Devito 770.846.6496 Email Niki

To learn about events and activities for Rhodesian Ridgebacks and their owners in your area, please visit the homepage of the Sunshine State Rhodesian Ridgeback Club ("SSRRC").

Name: Murphy
ID: 5729
Location: GA
Sex: Male
Age: 6 yrs
Color: red wheaton
Weight: 90 lb/41 kg
Murphy has always been a much loved dog. He is a good boy who walks well on a leash and has wonderful house manners. He has been enjoying visits to the park with his foster folks. Murphy is a big boy so no very small children but he does well with other dogs and people too.  MORE...
Name: Samson
ID: 5727
Location: TN
Sex: Male
Age: 8 yrs
Color: Red wheaten
Weight: 78 lb/35 kg
Samson spent most of his life with a family and when the children became teenagers, their lives became too busy for him and he was taken to a shelter. He was then adopted by a nice guy who was hoping Samson would make a good playmate for his shy female RR. Samson may be 8.5 years old, but he acts like he is 4 yrs old! He loves to act goofy, run in the yard, and snuggle. His energy was too much   MORE...
Name: Banks
ID: 5707
Location: NC
Sex: Male
Age: 2 yrs
Color: Red Wheaton
Weight: 78 lb/35 kg
Meet handsome Mr. Banks! He's a young slickback boy who was picked up as a stray after being thrown out of a moving car. Banks was tagged as rescue only at the shelter because he was big and barked at the staff, he was stressed and scared, but after our evaluation we've determined he's a big lover (with a big bark). He will definitely let you know if anyone is at the front door! His tail has been   MORE...
Name: Biscotti
ID: 5705
Location: SC
Sex: Female
Age: 18 mos
Color: Red Wheaten
Weight: 60 lb/27 kg
Biscotti was adopted from a shelter as a puppy. Sadly, she wound up back in the shelter after her family left her behind when they moved cross country. While she is small in height, she has a huge heart. She loves spending time outside, and boy can she run fast! She has a strong prey drive, so fences are a must. Biscotti has lived with other dogs and cats, as well as an older child. She is ne  MORE...
Name: Freya
ID: 5702
Location: MS
Sex: Female
Age: 5 yrs
Color: red wheaton
Weight: 65 lb/29 kg
Mama was living on her own after giving birth to a litter of puppies. She was frightened and hungry when she was taken in by a good Samaritan. She is learning to love being a house-dog again and is described as calm and lazy. Mama gets along with kids, other dogs and some cats. She would love a warm and inviting place to call home.  MORE...
Name: Winston
ID: 5687
Location: NC
Sex: Male
Age: 8 yrs
Color: Red wheaten
Weight: 61 lb/28 kg
Winston is a very distinguished, salt and pepper gentleman looking for his forever home. He's a smaller male, with a shiny slickback coat. Winston's story is one we unfortunately know all too well....He was loved years ago. He had a human who taught him commands, let him sleep on the couch, gave him people food, and attention and love...and then he died. Winston and his other canine friends were   MORE...
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