For those wondering what the ridge on a ridgeback looks like.  (This is not of one of my dogs)

(Rhodesian Ridgeback dog) see how the fur grows in the opposite direction on the back.

I Love My Rhodesian Ridgeback Ornament from

Hang a Rhodesian Ridgeback ornament from Zazzle on your tree this holiday season. Start a new holiday tradition with thousands of festive designs to choose from.

Rhodesian Ridgeback - Bing Images

Accurate Information on the Rhodesian Ridgeback Dog Breed from Temperament to Health Where You'll find the answers you need along with a range of dog supplies.

Rhodesian ridgeback...such a fine face and stature!

Rodhesian Ridgeback Tired Ridgeback = Happy Ridgeback- large, muscular dog originally bred to hunt lions. Must exercise regularly. They are people dogs and like to always be where you are.

Rhodesian ridgeback

A Rhodesian Ridgeback In the book Magnus has two ridgebacks, a breed of dog I'd never heard of. They hail from South Africa and are good guard dogs.

Rhodesian Ridgeback - MultiCh Addy Jonas Nyambe | via DOGFORSHOW

The Rhodesian ridgeback is a dog breed developed in Rhodesia. Its European forebears can be traced to the early pioneers of the Cape Colony of southern Africa, who crossed their dogs with the semi-domesticated, ridged hunting dogs of the Khoikhoi.

If anyone ever wants to borrow our dog, he can run very fast for a very long time.  Over obstacles, too!

The Best Types of Dogs for Runners

10 Best Dog Breeds for Runners Graphic by the editors of Runner's World magazine. I don't want a dog, but never thought of specific breeds for different runners.