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Thai Ridgeback
Did You Know
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  • The Thai Ridgeback has been assigned the Hound Group designation.
  • The Thai Ridgeback has been recorded in the Foundation Stock Service since 1997.
  • The Thai Ridgeback was originated in Thailand, and is considered a primitive breed in it's native country.
  • Did you know that some Thai Ridgebacks are born ridgeless and or plush coated? Both which are considered pet quality and should be spayed or neutered.
  • The breed has only four recognizable colors (Red, Blue, Black and Yellow).
  • Did you know that the Thai Ridgeback was used as a sentry dog, a carting dog, and also used to keep Cobra's at bay? They can and will kill a Cobra.
  • Thai Ridgebacks have spotted tongues. Some even come with solid black/blue tongues.
  • Did you know that some Thai Ridgebacks from Northern Thailand are born with dew claws on their back feet?
  • Did you know that Thai Ridgbacks have been around since antiquity?
  • Thai Ridgebacks can have up to eight different ridge patterns.




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