Past Trivia

Question for Tuesday, April 25 2017

A mama cat rescued from a wildfire paid it forward by becoming a surrogate mother to 9 newborn ___. Did you know they could nurse?

  • Puppiescorrect answer
  • Giraffes
  • Birds
  • Whales

It's so sad that these 9 puppies lost their own mother, but thanks to Cali, their lives were saved! What a bittersweet story. Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Monday, April 24 2017

The Miami Marlins didn’t expect a surprise feline guest to interrupt a recent ___. Who would have expected two wins out of one game?

  • Football game
  • Soccer match
  • Baseball gamecorrect answer
  • Basketball tournament

The Marlins went on to win their baseball game, but fans worried that the heroic (but stressed) kitty was gone for good. Guess again! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Sunday, April 23 2017

Sometimes mama cats have trouble nursing & bonding with their newborns. In this case, a sweet ___ stepped in to help 15 kittens!

  • Stuffed animal
  • Surrogate mamacorrect answer
  • Male dog
  • None of the above

3 cats had litters at the same time, but two had trouble. Despite being dehydrated, Izabelle stepped in as surrogate for their kittens. Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Saturday, April 22 2017

It’s a popular myth that cats need ___ in their diets, but they actually outgrow this by adulthood.

  • Omega-3
  • Milkcorrect answer
  • Meat
  • Taurine

Cats become lactose intolerant as they mature, so contrary to popular belief, they don't need milk or dairy in addition to cat food.

Question for Friday, April 21 2017

Big News! We’re so inspired by their 65 years of caring for homeless cats that we’re donating ____ to the Allen County SPCA!

  • 50 grooming sessions
  • 5 custom cat houses
  • 500 scratching posts
  • 5,000 lbs of littercorrect answer

We're donating 5,000 lbs of Fresh Step litter to the Allen County SPCA, an awesome group we support with the Jackson Galaxy Foundation! Click for Photo & More! →

Question for Thursday, April 20 2017

___ is made of hand-dyed, wrinkle-resistant fabric decorated with beads & sequins. It also funds 35 bowls of food for shelter pets!

  • Purple Paw Women's Casual Shorts
  • Pawsitively Beautiful Paw Sandals
  • Dog Wiggle T-Shirt
  • Earth & Sky Long Sleeve Tuniccorrect answer

Don't miss the beautiful Earth & Sky Long Sleeve Tunic while it's on sale! Did we mention this handmade garment funds 35 bowls of food? Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Wednesday, April 19 2017

Kibble Plus Spring Special – in addition to doubling daily kibble & vaccinating shelter pets, we’re donating 5,000 ____ to shelter cats per member!

  • Catnip toys
  • Rubber duckies
  • Pieces of kibblecorrect answer
  • Tuna treats

The Kibble Plus Spring Special DOUBLES your kibble donation, PLUS vaccinates shelter pets PLUS donates 5,000 pieces of kibble for each new member - for just $5! Click for More! →

Question for Tuesday, April 18 2017

A Facebook post of an old tabby looked a lot like Susan’s cat, who had been missing for 2.5 years. She brought ___ to see if it was him!

  • A pillowcase
  • A favorite toy
  • Her husband
  • All of the abovecorrect answer

Susan showed the toy & the pillowcase to the cat, but it was his reaction to her husband that made them certain he was their Jimmy! Click for Photos & Tearful Reunion! →

Question for Monday, April 17 2017

Cats can behave strangely sometimes, but sometimes there’s good reason for their silliness. Why do cats sit like loaves of bread?

  • Scare dogs
  • Stay warmcorrect answer
  • Make you laugh
  • None of the above

Cats have a body heat of about 100-102 degrees Fahrenheit; they tuck their toes in to stay warm! Do you understand their other behaviors? Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Sunday, April 16 2017

Frances wanted to build her kitty, Prince Peachblossom, a special ___ from recycled cardboard. Purr-fect to suit her Prince!

  • Palacecorrect answer
  • Water dish
  • Blanket
  • Cat bed

Frances made an elaborate palace out of cardboard. I don't have to tell you what Prince Peachblossom thought of it - see for yourself! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Saturday, April 15 2017

Cats purr at the same frequency as an idling diesel engine! That’s about ___ cycles per second.

  • 15
  • 26correct answer
  • 105
  • 525

It's hard to believe your cat has anything in common with a diesel engine, but your cat purrs like one - at around 26 cycles a second!

Question for Friday, April 14 2017

When 8-year-old Britta saw Justice online, she fell in love. But she had to convince her parents to adopt! She purr-suaded them by…

  • Drawing pictures of herself & Justicecorrect answer
  • Reading parent psychology books
  • Starting a dog-walking business
  • Knitting sweaters for shelter pets

When they saw the adorable pictures she drew, her parents knew they had to arrange for Britta to meet this blind kitty... Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Thursday, April 13 2017

After finding an abandoned tabby at their precinct, these ___ decided adopt him permanently. I wonder if he has his own badge?!

  • Librarians
  • Youth counselors
  • Police officerscorrect answer
  • Security guards

When word got around that police officers had adopted Pawficer Martin, they were flooded with donations. Guess what they did with them! Click for Photo & More! →

Question for Wednesday, April 12 2017

This beautiful cat obviously loves to listen to his human “tickle the ivories,” or play the ___. It’s no wonder the video went viral!

  • Trumpet
  • Pianocorrect answer
  • Saxophone
  • Harp

You should see this cat swoon over his guardian playing the piano for him. He looks so relaxed & happy -- is there anything sweeter? Click for Video & More! →

Question for Tuesday, April 11 2017

When this odorless gas reached dangerous levels, the Shanahan’s cat, Gracie, started pounding on the door to wake them up!

  • Hydrogen Dioxide
  • Fluoride
  • Methane
  • Carbon Monoxidecorrect answer

The Shanahans didn't know the carbon monoxide had reached life-threatening levels, but Gracie knew something was wrong. Click for Photo & More! →

Question for Monday, April 10 2017

Harvey wandered into a construction site & fell 25 feet into ___. It took 6 hours for rescuers to get him out!

  • A sand pile
  • Scaffolding
  • A barrel
  • A wellcorrect answer

Harvey was rescued from deep in a well, then taken to the vet for evaluation. There, his microchip revealed just how lost he really was! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Sunday, April 9 2017

Chobi is a beautiful ___! She has the typical coat coloring and beautiful eyes.

  • Russian Bluecorrect answer
  • American Curl
  • Egyptian Mau
  • Savannah

Russian Blues like Chobi have plush silvery-gray coats and green eyes, and often love to play. Isn't Chobi stunning?

Question for Saturday, April 8 2017

In 2016, Didga broke her own World Record for the most tricks performed by a cat in under a minute. How many tricks did she perform?

  • 50
  • 37
  • 24correct answer
  • 15

Didga performed 24 tricks in under a minute, including high-five, touch-the-coin, and a skateboarding "hippy" jump. Amazing!

Question for Friday, April 7 2017

Our favorite Guinness-World-Record holding, mischief-making, cardboard-loving, adorable Scottish Fold, ___, has another silly video!

  • Grumpy Cat
  • Lil Bub
  • Keyboard Cat
  • Marucorrect answer

Maru never disappoints us with his zany personality! You'll love what he's up to in this video - thank goodness there are no stairs! Click To See Maru! →

Question for Thursday, April 6 2017

Athena the cat was in terrible shape from growing up in a puppy mill. She even had trouble breathing due to ___ infection.

  • A leg
  • An ear
  • A respiratorycorrect answer
  • A tooth

Poor Athena's upper respiratory infection was so bad that she almost had to be put down, but a vet found a way to help! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Wednesday, April 5 2017

Ron was rescued from a feral colony as a kitten, and is now this veterinarian’s best employee. He has the purrfect temperament for…

  • Calming animals
  • Greeting customers
  • Supporting the staff
  • All of the abovecorrect answer

Ron should be employee of the month! Not only does he help staff & greet customers, but check out how he's able to calm these patients! Click for Photos & Sweet Story! →

Question for Tuesday, April 4 2017

85-year old Jimmy knew his wife would never venture out to the ___ where he kept the outdoor tools, so that’s where he fed the strays!

  • Garden
  • Shedcorrect answer
  • Basement
  • Woodpile

Jimmy fed the cats by the shed so his wife wouldn't find out, until one of the cats had kittens. Can you guess how his wife reacted? Click for Photos & Sweet Story! →

Question for Monday, April 3 2017

When your cat develops a skin rash from coming into contact with something, it’s called ___.

  • Dermatitiscorrect answer
  • Dandruff
  • Papilloma
  • Anemia

Certain kinds of dermatitis can lead to complications. See how to protect your cat this spring, & follow up with your vet if you need to! Click for See What You Can Do! →

Question for Sunday, April 2 2017

What is the very first thing a mama cat is likely to help her kittens do after they are born?

  • Eat
  • Breathecorrect answer
  • Purr
  • Walk

The first thing mama cats do is clean their kitten's faces to encourage breathing, which is the most important thing!

Question for Saturday, April 1 2017

Tom knew that if he was going to ___ Vanessa, he was going to have to win over her cat, Smokky, first!

  • Have dinner with
  • Propose tocorrect answer
  • Walk with
  • Dance with

Tom took his time getting to know Smokky before proposing to Vanessa. He turned into one amazing cat-dad! Click for Photo & Sweet Story! →

Question for Friday, March 31 2017

A woman rushed to help an injured cat after hearing cries coming from her laundry room. The cat’s tail was infected, & had to be ___.

  • Shaved
  • Amputated correct answer
  • Replaced
  • Left alone

The vet decided the best option was amputation, & it probably saved this kitty's life! Just look at how happy and playful she is now! Click for Photos & Sweet Story! →

Question for Thursday, March 30 2017

Your cat may seem extra suspicious, but there are reasons that they prefer ___ to any other kind.

  • Inert toy mice
  • Kibble in the window
  • Running watercorrect answer
  • Oval jewelry boxes

Did you know there's a genetic reason you cat prefers running water to a normal dish? If you think you cat's strange, check this out! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Wednesday, March 29 2017

Raisin is a ___ with suede-like skin & a wrinkly face. This breed needs to be bathed often, but Raisin seems to love it!

  • Sphynxcorrect answer
  • American Shorthair
  • Himalayan
  • Tonkinese

Raisin, a sphynx cat, works closely with the vet clinic she was surrendered at, helping furry patients big and small. How special! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Tuesday, March 28 2017

9-year old Grace was given an assignment to spread kindness. She decided to focus her efforts to the local Humane Society and…

  • Skipped birthday gifts
  • Raise money
  • Built a "Kitty City"
  • All of the abovecorrect answer

This selfless little girl had friends donate gifts to the shelter in lieu of presents, raised money, & built shelves for an indoor "Kitty City!" Click for Photos & Sweet Story! →

Question for Monday, March 27 2017

Yuri was found in a garbage bin, covered with dirt & filth. She needed ___ & ___ to help heal her poor eyes.

  • Food; antacids
  • Antibiotics; warm compressescorrect answer
  • Toys; playtime
  • Another cat; kisses

It took months for Yuri to heal. After several rounds of an antibiotic cream & warm compresses, he's starting to look like a normal cat! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Sunday, March 26 2017

Cats and humans both have a ___, a series of fused vertebrae in the lower spine that intersects with hips and pelvis.

  • Patella
  • Ulna
  • Malleus
  • Sacrumcorrect answer

A cat's sacrum is made up of 3 fused vertebrae, connecting the tail to the spine. In humans, 5 vertebrae are fused to form the sacrum.

Question for Saturday, March 25 2017

Your kitty’s whiskers feel fun and ticklish, but what’s the scientific word for them?

  • Vibrissaecorrect answer
  • Wiskerae
  • Osselait
  • None of the above

The scientific word for whiskers is vibrissae. They're not just found on the face - cats have whiskers on their legs, too!

Question for Friday, March 24 2017

A teen in Lithuania is able to create amazing ___ of stray cats without the need for filters or enhancements. They’re all so unique!

  • Poems
  • Photoscorrect answer
  • Shelters
  • Songs

As a way to promote adopting strays, Gabriel Khiterer captures stunning photos of the cats in his community. Beautiful! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Thursday, March 23 2017

Last year, the Freekibble community helped fly ___ to freedom… the new Freekibble Cares Cause is helping feed & care for them!

  • 12 Monkeys
  • 88 Lemurs
  • 33 Lionscorrect answer
  • 355 Rabbits

You helped us fly 33 lions rescued from illegal circuses to freedom... Freekibble Cares is now helping feed & care for them! Click for Photo & More! →

Question for Wednesday, March 22 2017

Snow isn’t your average cat! You can’t stump him with this ball & ___ “magic trick.” He always seems to find where it’s hiding!

  • Chain
  • Feather
  • Cupcorrect answer
  • Plate

You've probably played this ball & cup trick before, but have you seen a cat do it? How about with 5 cups? You don't want to miss this! Click for Amazing Video & More! →

Question for Tuesday, March 21 2017

Paul is accustomed to life on the road, as is his sidekick, Percy. But when he woke up one morning to find him missing, he…

  • Felt devastated
  • Grabbed Percy's favorite treats
  • Searched the truck stop
  • All of the abovecorrect answer

Feeling devastated, Paul grabbed Percy's favorite treats & searched the whole truck stop. You'll never guess where Percy was! Click for Photos & Amazing Story! →