Visit the Phu Quoc to learn the smartest and most loyal dog breed in Vietnam

Visiting Phu Quoc Ridgeback, visitors will see firsthand the extremely skillful and intelligent athletes. Please refer to the following article to better understand the process of nurturing and training at the famous dog farm in Pearl Island. 

Where does Phu Quoc Dog come from? 

On the origin of the Phu Quoc dog, there is still no specific answer. Many studies speculate that this dog was brought to our country by the French during the war and reproduced. The people of Phu Quoc island have purebred this breed and become a typical breed on pearl island. 

But according to some historical documents, this breed was native to Thailand. No matter where it originated, this breed is recognized as a Vietnamese breed.    
Visiting Phu Quoc Ridgeback Dog Farm - learn the originThe Phu Quoc Ridgeback is very intelligent and loyal to its owner

Learn about Phu Quoc Ridgeback Dog

The Phu Quoc Ridgeback Dog is one of the four dogs ranked national dog in our country along with the dingo, the Bac Ha, and the mongoose. Phu Quoc Ridgeback Reserve was established in 2000, is a place to nurture and preserve about 200 dogs. 

It has a large campus and is designed in line with the life of the ridgeback, including: breeding area, wilderness area, training area, fence climbing performance area, cooking house, nursing area, cashew zone. cure for dogs and racetracks. 
Visiting Phu Quoc Ridgeback Dog Farm - a smart dog breed in VietnamThe Phu Quoc Ridgeback Dog breed is one of the four national dog breeds

The Ridgeback is a purebred dog, so this breed often has a completely different behavior from other breeds. In particular, when sleeping, Phu Quoc swirling dogs will stick their ears to the ground, so the sound will be easily transmitted to the ears to help the dog hear the sound better. 

In addition, visiting the Phu Quoc Ridgeback Dog Farm, visitors can also learn about this dog swimming, digging and hunting very well. Phu Quoc dog reacts very quickly and when meeting even strange or familiar people, they are very happy. Traveling to Phu Quoc, visiting the dog farm, visitors will witness the dog training process and understand more about this breed. 
Visiting Phu Quoc Ridgeback Dog Farm - learn about loyal dogsRidgebacks have a completely different behavior from other breeds

Visiting Phu Quoc Ridgeback Dog Farm is something special?

Visiting Phu Quoc Ridgeback, visitors will witness with their own eyes the spectacular races, each dog has the ability to cross an extremely impressive altitude from 0.9m – 1.2m. Watch the athletes “dog” digging the ground, finding their way, climbing each span of bamboo bridges, crossing rocky rapids, wriggling through trees and underneath the tunnel. 

For unobstructed paths, the dogs will speed up to move to the last mile to reach the finish line. During the race, there will be cheers and cheers of visitors for their favorite dogs. 
Visiting Phu Quoc Eddy Dog Farm - entrance to the dog farmEntrance to Phu Quoc Dog Farm

The terrain of the racetrack is designed with a wild nature, full of love for the dogs to experience hurdles, wading streams, jungle … with a professional training team. The Ridgeback regimen is very special and needs to be followed by separate rules for each dog and the trainer must also understand each dog’s forte. 


The edged dog sanctuary in Phu Quoc

In Phu Quoc, there are three swirling dog sanctuaries serving tourists, that is, the old and new Thanh Nga dog camp, Coi Nguon sanctuary. The oldest is Thanh Nga farm located in Cay Thong Ngoai hamlet, Cua Duong commune, Phu Quoc district. 

This sanctuary with more than 200 ridgeback dogs is nurtured, fully equipped with development conditions such as a breeding area, a track, and a medical area to create the best conditions for this breed. To move to this whirlpool center you take a taxi or motorbike from the center of Duong Dong town about 15km, with 25 minutes to travel. 
Visiting Phu Quoc Dog Farm - Old Thanh Nga Dog FarmTraining area for athletes “dog”

Next is the new Thanh Nga sanctuary, which was established in 2016, to preserve and train performing Ridgebacks. This dog farm has a total area of ​​4.8ha and is located in area 77, May stream hamlet, Duong To commune, very close to Tranh stream. This place is a place to preserve the breed of swirly dogs combined with caring for and protecting the forest system. From the center of Duong Dong town to this conservation area, you will follow the direction of Tranh stream tourist area. 
Visiting Phu Quoc Dog Farm - Training Phu Quoc DogTraining sessions for the ridgeback dogs in the camp

Finally, the Co Nguoi Reserve is about 6km from the center of Duong Dong town, with a 10-minute walk, you can go by taxi or rent a motorbike taxi. Coi Nguon Reserve is the place to train and care for the smartest and most agile vortex dogs in Phu Quoc. 

When visiting this whirlpool, you can combine to visit Coi Nguon Museum, which displays collections of forests, sea, wooden furniture, driftwood and images of the country and people of Phu Quoc. In addition, visiting the Phu Quoc Coi Nguon Museum, visitors will also learn about the collection of daily living items of the people on the island such as: fish sauce production items, pepper growing tools.
Visiting Phu Quoc Ridgeback Dog farm - many competitions held at the dog farmThere are regular special training sessions

After visiting Phu Quoc Ridgeback Dog Farm , you can combine to visit the Tranh stream which is very nearby. Tranh stream tourist area attracts tourists with a beautiful and charming landscape like a fairyland. Visiting Tranh stream, you will enjoy the fresh air, green nature, spring bathing, and camping. 
Visiting Phu Quoc Ridgeback Dog Farm - interesting activitiesComing to the whirlpool, visitors will be able to see dog performances


With the above useful information, it promises to help you visit the Phu Quoc Ridgeback with the most interesting things and you can easily choose for yourself the best dog to buy as a gift. 

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