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Quiz I

  1. Which breed of Ridgeback was developed in Africa?
  2. Which common physical characteristic does the chow share with giraffes, polar bears, and Jersey cattle?




  3. Which toy dog breed is also known as the Chrysanthemum Dog?
  4. Which small breed of domestic dog is also known as the Frenchie?
  5. Which dog, bred from the old English bulldog and Bullenbeisser, was originally used for bear baiting?
  6. Which dog breed, the largest of the terrier breeds, is traditionally called the 'King of Terriers'?
  7. First bred in Germany as a water dog, which dog is the national dog of France?
  8. Which breed of dog, also known as the Lion Dog, is known for its snoring?
  9. Which toy dog breed's name when translated means 'curly lap dog'?
  10. What breed of dog is Snoopy?
  11. The Great St. Bernard Pass is the third highest road pass in which country?
  12. What was the name of the dog act that won Britain's Got Talent in 2015?
  13. What name is given to a crossbreed dog with beagle and pug parents?
  14. What was the poetical name of the dog in the animated television series Jamie and the Magic Torch?
  15. Since 1991, the dog show Crufts has been held in which British city?




Answers:

  1. Rhodesian Ridgeback (a Ridgeback has hair that runs along its back in the opposite direction to the rest of its coat)
  2. A black tongue
  3. Shih Tzu
  4. The French Bulldog
  5. Boxer
  6. Airedale Terrier
  7. Poodle ('poodle' derives from the German word for 'puddle')
  8. Pekingese
  9. Bichon Frise
  10. A beagle
  11. Switzerland
  12. Jules and Matisse
  13. Puggle
  14. Wordsworth
  15. Birmingham



Quiz II

  1. What was the most famous film role played by 'Terry the Cairn terrier'?
  2. In the book The Intelligence of Dogs which dog breed is considered the second most intelligent after the Border Collie?
  3. Which novel's central character is a dog named Buck?
  4. With which comedian would you associate the St Bernard dog, Schnorbitz?
  5. What breed of dog was Waldi, the first officially named Olympic mascot, and mascot of the 1972 Munich Olympics?
  6. True or false. Dogs’ only sweat glands are in their paw pads?
  7. The Chihuahua was named after a state in which country?
  8. Which breed of dog is known as the 'African barkless dog'?
  9. What breed of dog was Scooby-Doo?
  10. Name the dog racing track in Manchester famous for the very first British greyhound race around an oval track?
  11. Name the world famous registry of purebred dog pedigrees in the United States?
  12. Which well known breed of dog is a playing piece in Monopoly?
  13. What name is given to the crossbred dog created with Labrador Retriever and Poodle parents?
  14. Which breed is known as 'the poor man's racehorse'?

Answers:

  1. Toto (in The Wizard of Oz)
  2. Poodle
  3. The Call of the Wild
  4. Bernie Winters
  5. Dachshund
  6. True
  7. Mexico
  8. Basenji
  9. Great Dane
  10. Belle Vue Stadium
  11. The American Kennel Club
  12. Scottish Terrier
  13. Labradoodle
  14. Whippet



Dog Quiz III

  1. What is the translation of the Latin phrase cave canem?
  2. With which British city would you associate Greyfriars Bobby?
  3. What unfortunate name did Lord Grantham’s yellow Labrador have in the period drama Downton Abbey?
  4. Which member of the famous five was owner of the dog Timmy: (a)Julian, (b)Dick, (c)George, or (d)Anne?
  5. Which dog breed are famous for being a favourite of Queen Elizabeth II?
  6. Which breed of dog is also called the Continental Toy Spaniel?

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  8. Name the dog, occasionally referred to as Butch or Bulldog, in the Tom and Jerry cartoon series?
  9. Name the dog that won his trainer Ashleigh Butler, Britain's Got Talent in 2012?
  10. By registered ownership, what is the most popular breed of dog in the world?
  11. Which dog breed are born with a defect in their kidneys and livers that make them most susceptible to gout?

Answers:

  1. Beware of the Dog
  2. Edinburgh
  3. Isis
  4. George
  5. Pembroke Welsh Corgis
  6. Papillon
  7. Spike
  8. Pudsey
  9. Labrador
  10. Dalmations




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