Past Trivia

Question for Friday, July 21 2017

Your feet will be doubly happy with these ___. They’re great for the outdoors & fund 71 bowls of food, plus there’s an extra surprise!

  • Cat Face Nightshirts
  • Pet Face Pajama Shorts
  • Out & About Sport Sandalscorrect answer
  • Pet Love Cozy Slippers

We're kickin' it up with the Out & About Sport Sandals. In addition to giving pet food, you can get a 2nd pair completely FREE! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Thursday, July 20 2017

Somehow, Cassidy survived the first two months of his life in a forest without any back limbs. Now, with intense ___, he’s a new cat!

  • Physical therapy
  • Determination
  • Love from his humans
  • All of the abovecorrect answer

Cassidy has made incredible strides thanks to the love of his humans, his determination, & intense physical therapy. How awesome! Click for Photos, Video & More! →

Question for Wednesday, July 19 2017

Most pets disappear as soon as the vacuum cleaner starts, but Bobo is a super-chill cat who especially likes having his ___ vacuumed!

  • Feet
  • Chin
  • Feet & chincorrect answer
  • None of the above

Bobo's mom did a great job desensitizing him to the vacuum cleaner; he's especially happy getting his feet & chin groomed! What a cutie. Click for Photo & More! →

Question for Tuesday, July 18 2017

Ali has two syndromes, so before adopting a cat, her resulting weak limbs & ___ left her susceptible to injury. Lunar changed her life!

  • Night tremors
  • Low blood sugar
  • Dangerous blackouts correct answer
  • None of the above

Lunar alerts Ali when she is in danger of blacking out, which helps protect her from serious injury. See how she does it! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Monday, July 17 2017

This boy would do anything to rescue his beloved feline, included climbing an 18 foot ___. Firefighters did not expect this call!

  • Staircase
  • Treecorrect answer
  • Mountain
  • Rooftop

10-year old Aashir climbed up a tree to save his cat, but it was too dangerous for him to climb down! You'll love how this story ends. Click for Photos, Videos & More! →

Question for Sunday, July 16 2017

When a cat rubs her cheeks on you, what does it mean?

  • They want to be picked up
  • They're hungry
  • They're leaving their scentcorrect answer
  • They have an itch they can't scratch

Cats have scent glands in their cheeks. When they rub against you, they leave a scent marker to tell other cats who you belong to!

Question for Saturday, July 15 2017

Feeling like your kitty is leaving extra fur on your furniture? You can be sure that this is not the reason for their extra shedding:

  • Warm weather
  • Diet changes
  • Being lazycorrect answer
  • Getting rid of dead skin cells

Being lazy doesn't affect whether a cat sheds - but warm weather, dead skin, and diet changes all do!

Question for Friday, July 14 2017

Flame wandered into the Belmont ___ more than 2 years ago. The crew decided to adopt him, & now he’s doing so much more!

  • Shelter
  • Police department
  • Fire stationcorrect answer
  • Elementary school

Now an official member of the Belmont Fire Station, Flame helps promote responsible pet ownership & fire safety - plus he's super cute! Click for Photos, Video & More! →

Question for Thursday, July 13 2017

Kibble Plus members have donated an extra 128 million pieces of kibble to shelter pets! In July, we’re donating 10,000 additional pieces of kibble to feed ___  for each new sign up!

  • 6-toed cats
  • Ferrets
  • Kittenscorrect answer
  • Tailless monkeys

Kibble Plus members have made a BIG difference. In July, we’re giving some added love to kittens by donating 10,000 EXTRA pieces of kibble for each new sign up - to care for homeless fur babies! Click for More! →

Question for Wednesday, July 12 2017

Traveling? Headed to the vet? It’s important that your precious feline is safe in a ___, but getting her into it can be challenging.

  • Backpack
  • Thundershirt
  • Paperbag
  • Carriercorrect answer

Most cats hate leaving their home environments. Start with the right carrier, & ease their stress with these other helpful hints! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Tuesday, July 11 2017

Binky had other plans for this would-be robber when he pushed his way through a window. Binky ___ & ___ until police arrived!

  • Pawed; cuddled with him
  • Jumped; bit the attackercorrect answer
  • Purred; hissed at him
  • Rolled over; shut the window

Binky jumped & bit the robber multiple times, defending his home until police showed up. This heroic kitty showed no fear! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Monday, July 10 2017

Otitis had so many cysts on his ___ that they had to be amputated, but he can still ___! Now he looks (adorably) like a seal.

  • Paws, walk
  • Teeth, eat
  • Eyelashes, blink
  • Ears, hearcorrect answer

His mom, Molly, doesn't care that Otitis missing his ears. She even got him a matching stuffed seal toy that he loves to cuddle with! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Sunday, July 9 2017

Discovered in 1776 in central Asia, this is no housecat! It’s the same size, but with thicker fur, shorter ears, and a flatter face.

  • Pallas catcorrect answer
  • Kodkod
  • Margay
  • Black-footed cat

Discovered by & named after Peter Simon Pallas, the Pallas’s cat can be found in central Asia as well as parts of western China.

Question for Saturday, July 8 2017

This is the largest wild cat native to the Americas, and lives in solitude except while raising young.

  • Cougar
  • Lynx
  • Leopard
  • Jaguarcorrect answer

Jaguars are the biggest cat in the Americas. Mother jaguars can have up to 4 cubs, who stay with her until about 2 years of age.

Question for Friday, July 7 2017

Think you have a sharp eye? Are you good at finding things hidden in pictures? Then play ____ from Fresh Step and see how good you are!

  • Kitty, Kitty Where Are You?
  • Tic Tac Cat
  • Where's Fluffy?
  • Find the Catcorrect answer

Cats are expert hiders! Play the "Find the Cat" game with seven cats hiding in a beach home. It's super fun... can you find them all? Cick to "Find the Cat"! →

Question for Thursday, July 6 2017

Taking a family photo is tough, especially when that family includes 10 wiggly, rambunctious youngsters. In fact, it’s like herding ___!

  • Kittenscorrect answer
  • Squirrels
  • Parakeets
  • Puppies

You should see this human try to arrange 10 adorable kittens for a photo. Meanwhile, they're busy trying to explore the world! Click for Adorable Video & More! →

Question for Wednesday, July 5 2017

Appealing to her parents’ sympathies, Romesa decided to write a ___ with detailed points on the benefits of cat ownership & rescue!

  • Play
  • Poem
  • 6-page essaycorrect answer
  • Rhyme

Romesa's well-researched, 6-page essay is getting some much-needed internet support to help convince her parents. How cute! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Tuesday, July 4 2017

This medium-sized spotted cat is regularly seen in South America, but some have even ventured to the very southern edge of Texas!

  • Caracal
  • Serval
  • Fishing cat
  • Ocelotcorrect answer

Ocelots are known to prey on everything from small rodents to land crabs, but it's their distinctive coats that make them interesting!

Question for Monday, July 3 2017

This rhythmic sound is one of the most calming & stress-relieving you can hear, & someone’s found a way for you to have it 24/7!

  • Purringcorrect answer
  • Scratching
  • Sniffing
  • Yawning

Don't have a cat? No problem. The website “Purrli” gives you the purr-me-up you need! Check out the furry feline behind it all! Click for Photos, Video & More! →

Question for Sunday, July 2 2017

Which big cat species has the longest canine teeth in proportion to body size?

  • African lion
  • Clouded leopardcorrect answer
  • Jaguar
  • Siberian tiger

Full-grown clouded leopards have fangs up to 2 inches long - which are as big as canine teeth belonging to tigers 10 times their size.

Question for Saturday, July 1 2017

They’re cute and adorable, but what color are newborn cheetah cubs?

  • Tan
  • Graycorrect answer
  • Orange
  • White

Cubs have short manes and gray fur until they are about 3 months old. Cheetahs don’t develop their tan coats until later.

Question for Friday, June 30 2017

The eco-friendly ___ brightens up any lawn & is charged by the power of the sun! Be sure to get all four while they’re on sale!

  • Diggity Dog Car Charm
  • Paws Kitchen Spatula Collection
  • Moonlit Pet Soup Bowl & Lid
  • Mercury Glass Solar Lanterncorrect answer

Not only does the Mercury Glass Solar Lantern fund 35 bowls of food, but it comes in these four beautiful colors! Perfect for summer! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Thursday, June 29 2017

Which of these symptoms are classic signs of diabetic cats that their guardians may notice?

  • Weight loss
  • Increased thirst
  • Increased appetite
  • All of the abovecorrect answer

Despite having a huge appetite, diabetic cats often lose weight. They also have increased thirst and urine output, too!

Question for Wednesday, June 28 2017

Ayame was found as a stray & taken to a high-kill shelter. Being an older black cat who was ___, her adoption chances were slim.

  • Shycorrect answer
  • Spay
  • Playful
  • All of the above

One person found that Ayame just needed a lot of patience and a chance to overcome her shyness. See how far Ayame has come! Click for Photos & Video! →

Question for Tuesday, June 27 2017

We’ve heard of guard dogs, but what about guard cats? Mannie is missing a(n) ___, but that didn’t stop her from spotting an intruder!

  • Eyecorrect answer
  • Leg
  • Ear
  • Tooth

Mannie doesn't usually meow at night. When she did, Andrew woke up to find his 1-eyed cat had spotted a stranger in the dining room! Find out what happens next! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Monday, June 26 2017

Marie was on a paddling water bike when suddenly she saw a cat fall from a bridge overhead. Immediately she…

  • Did nothing -- cats can swim!
  • Jumped in the water to save himcorrect answer
  • Paddled away from him
  • Grabbed a camera

Marie jumped in the water to rescue the struggling cat. No one is sure how he fell in the first place, but the story doesn't end there! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Sunday, June 25 2017

What size are catnip seeds?

  • Chia-sizedcorrect answer
  • Peppercorn-sized
  • Popcorn-sized
  • Gumball-sized

Take your chia-sized catnip seeds and plant them where they can get a lot of sun. Did you know catnip helps keep mosquitos away?

Question for Saturday, June 24 2017

Catnip has soft opposite leaves and little white and purple flowers from late spring to fall. It is a member of which plant family?

  • Grass
  • Wheat
  • Mintcorrect answer
  • Vegetable

Catnip and its close relative, catmint, both belong to the Lamiaceae or mint family of plants!

Question for Friday, June 23 2017

Symba needed to get on a strict program of ___ & ___if he was going to lose the weight. At 6 years old, he’s got a long life to live!

  • Catnip; napping
  • Sunbathing; grooming
  • Diet; exercisecorrect answer
  • None of the above

Thankfully, Symba is with a new family that's determined to keep up his diet & exercise. Can you guess how much he used to weigh? Click for Photos, Video & More! →

Question for Thursday, June 22 2017

It’s hard to tell what this cat was reacting to. Was it the ___ food? Or maybe the fact that Cricetinae have such roomy cheeks!

  • Shrimp's
  • Kitten's
  • Hamster's correct answer
  • Cockroach's

Regardless, the look on this hilarious cat's face while his hamster friend is chowing down is something you really don't want to miss! Click for Hilarious Video! →

Question for Wednesday, June 21 2017

Marking territory by spraying urine is very common for ___ in particular, which is one of many good reasons people may choose to ___.

  • Senior cats, feed them blueberries
  • Unaltered adult males, neuter themcorrect answer
  • Male kittens, sing to them
  • Hairy cats, brush them

Did you know that unaltered males mark their territory with exceptionally smelly urine? What other litterbox facts should you know? Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Tuesday, June 20 2017

It’s “Kitten Season” and shelters are brimming with cats and kittens. Sending them _____ is the Freekibble Cares Cause!

  • Food
  • Cozy beds
  • Vaccinations
  • All of these!correct answer

Care Packages of yummy food, cozy beds and vaccinations for homeless cats and kittens is the new Freekibble Cares Cause! Click for Photo & More! →

Question for Monday, June 19 2017

A vet suggested that 5-week old Quinton have his infected leg ___. Doing this would prevent the spread of infection to his tiny body.

  • Put in a cast
  • Amputatedcorrect answer
  • Shaved
  • Shaved & put in a cast

It might seem drastic, but amputating Quinton's leg saved his life! Check out how this tiny orange tabby is doing now. Click for Photos, Video & More! →

Question for Sunday, June 18 2017

Which of these is a real reason that Maine Coons are thought to have developed big bushy tails?

  • For camouflage from predators
  • For better balance than other cats
  • For warmth & protection from cold weathercorrect answer
  • To masquerade as raccoons

Cats do use their tails for balance, but the Maine Coon developed a thick, bushy tail for warmth during cold & snowy New England winters.

Question for Saturday, June 17 2017

These rare cats are the official mascots for the Montreal International Jazz Festival, & always seem to be smiling! Can you blame them?

  • American shorthair
  • Chartreuxcorrect answer
  • Persian
  • Javensese

The Chartreux looks similar the the British shorthair, & originated in 16th-century France. They're smart, friendly, & playful!

Question for Friday, June 16 2017

As cats get older their behavior changes. Which of these is common in older cats due to confusion or underlying medical conditions?

  • Increased playfulness
  • Increased appetite
  • Development of noise phobias
  • Increase in vocalizationcorrect answer

As cats get older, they may vocalize a whole lot more. This can be caused by a medical condition or cognitive decline. Talk to your vet!