Rhodesian Ridgebacks – Common Health Issues & Diseases

Rhodesian Ridgeback

Rhodesian ridgebacks could be affected by the following (but not limited to) health conditions and diseases, some of which are hereditary. They aren't all high-risk health conditions and diseases for Rhodesian ridgebacks. Some of them are environmental illnesses so can be easily avoided by giving Rhodesian ridgebacks proper care and attention.

Bone, Muscle, and Joint Issues

Endocrine Issues

Skin Issues

Vision and Hearing Issues

Neurological Issues

Gastrointestinal Issues