Size: Medium / Large
Weight: 50 - 75 lbs.
Height: 22" - 24"
Life Span: 12 - 13 years
Health Problems: Excellent health record. No known hereditary conditions.
Origin: Eastern Thailand
Also Known As: Mah Thai
Category: Companion Dog, Hunting, Watchdog
The Thai Ridgeback needs plenty of exercise. These dogs are extremely active and have great jumping ability.
Little grooming is needed for this breed. The Thai Ridgeback only needs occasional brushing.
The Thai Ridgeback is an alert, active breed that needs a dominant owner. This breed can be aggressive if not properly raised.
Compatibility with Kids
Good with older children.
Thai Ridgebacks prefer warm climates. The breed does not tolerate cold weather.