“You know you are truly alive when you’re living among lions.”
- Karen Blixen ,Out Of Africa .
His crown, a sun-bronzed head
His robe , a golden coat
His sword , a sure swift paw
His throne a windswept plain
THE UMKIMZULU RIDGEBACK
His duty to protect us
His dream ,but to be free
What other KING
On earth could rule
With such SIMPLICITY
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Umkimzulu owner breeder and handler of BISS RUBISS RUBIS award winning quality Rhodesian Ridgebacks breed involvement 28 years we are now based on the stunning West Coast Of Tasmania .
Home to Multi Best In show winners RR Speciality's
2 Grand Champions one home bred Australian Champions .
Obedience , ET Titles, FCH ,CD ,Tracking ,ROM and the first Ridgeback to gain a NW1 title .
We have a very strong AFRICAN influence in our dogs .
Our greatest achievement are not in the showring but are the many wonderful family's that own an Umkimzulu Ridgeback
Our homebred dogs have appeared on the TV and in Magazines .
I will forever remain a custodian of the Rhodesian Ridgeback
Umkimzulu health testing for HD, ED, EOAD, DM
Pups raised with puppy culture and the philosophy of Dr Ian Dunbar.
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