There is a lot of information available on the internet, a good place to start as looking is at the Australian National Kennel Council web site and your state member body Web Sites; Dogs ACT, Dogs West, Dogs Queensland, Dogs NT, Dogs NSW, Dogs SA, Dogs Tasmania and Dogs Victoria.
What does that request really mean?
Puppy bones do not join until at least 12 months of age. Be very careful with what you allow your puppy to do.
Some question the validity of these tests, others recommend that all breeders do it. Some explanation on what each test is about
Hip and elbow dysplasia are debilitating conditions of the hip and elbow joints in dogs, especially larger breeds.
The Rhodesian Ridgeback standard is the description of the perfect Ridgeback, includes appearance, characteristics, and temperament
Opinions vary on how much inbreeding is appropriate, interesting article about it.
Extract on the history of the Rhodesian Ridgeback
Some suggested questions to ask a breeder before you buy a puppy from them. We are happy to answer all of them.