Past Trivia

Question for Monday, May 29 2017

Raymond was beside himself when he couldn’t find his furry feline. His worry was compounded by the fact that she’s…

  • 20 years old
  • Blind
  • Deaf
  • All of the abovecorrect answer

He almost gave up hope for Lily, who is 20 years old, blind, & deaf. But 2 months later, they had a wonderful, tearful reunion! Click for Photo & More! →

Question for Sunday, May 28 2017

When does a kitten’s hearing develop?

  • In the womb
  • 2 weeks correct answer
  • 8 weeks
  • 2 months

During the second week, a kitten's ears unfold & their ear canals open, allowing them to hear and react to noises.

Question for Saturday, May 27 2017

We know cats scent-mark by rubbing their faces on us. Where else do they have scent glands, besides their cheeks?

  • Paws
  • Forehead
  • Stomach
  • Paws & foreheadcorrect answer

Cats have scent glands on their paws between their toes, & on their foreheads, too!

Question for Friday, May 26 2017

Jemmie, a shih tzu mix, gives back to her former shelter by donating her own ___ to create a serum that helped these poor ___!

  • Saliva; butterflies
  • Tears; fish
  • Fur; birds
  • Blood; kittenscorrect answer

These kittens' eyesight recovered, thanks to Jemmie and her wonderful blood donation. You should see their before & after pictures! Click for Video & More! →

Question for Thursday, May 25 2017

You’ve probably seen the viral video of a dog falling backward into his parents arms, which is called a ___. But can a cat do it?

  • Trust Fall, yescorrect answer
  • Follow the Leader, no
  • Simon Says, depends on the treats?
  • Nap Time, obviously

Not only does Didga trust her dad, but she's been trained to do a trust fall safely! You have to see her in this adorable video. Click for Adorable Video & More! →

Question for Wednesday, May 24 2017

A feral cat named Mason had an advanced disease in these two bean-shaped organs, but his rescuers weren’t ready to give up on him!

  • Kidneyscorrect answer
  • Pancreas
  • Ovaries
  • Liver

Mason recovered from his kidney disease, but the real healing happened when his family fostered a group of kittens. Check this out! Click for Photo & More! →

Question for Tuesday, May 23 2017

To help find a group of kittens stuck deep inside a drain, rescuers attached a flashlight to a remote-controlled ___!

  • Drone
  • Carcorrect answer
  • HD TV
  • None of the above

Rescuers located the kittens with ease using a flashlight attached to a remote-controlled car, & got them out safely. What a rescue! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Monday, May 22 2017

When Flame became depressed after losing her kittens, the shelter acted quickly by introducing her to ___ named Ember.

  • A stuffed toy
  • An orphaned kittencorrect answer
  • A senior dog
  • None of the above

Flame was partnered with an orphaned kitten named Ember, & they've given each other exactly what they were missing: a family. How sweet! Click for Photo & More! →

Question for Sunday, May 21 2017

Of course your cat is no stranger to grooming themselves, but what is the term called when she grooms other cats?

  • Allogroomingcorrect answer
  • Picogrooming
  • Nanogrooming
  • Helogrooming

Allogrooming is the social grooming between members of the same species. It's normal & healthy!

Question for Saturday, May 20 2017

___ animals, like your cat, are most active during twilight hours. Don’t be surprised if you have a frisky feline around dawn & dusk!

  • Nocturnal
  • Diurnal
  • Crepuscularcorrect answer
  • Matutinal

Cats are crepuscular by nature, and tend to get active just after dawn and right before dusk.

Question for Thursday, May 18 2017

You can use these ___ to garnish your guests’ drinks, or make creative pet treats with them! They come in a set of 2 & are non-stick.

  • Paw Print Sticky Notes
  • Prismatic Paw Print Magnets
  • Silicon Paw Print Ice Cube Trayscorrect answer
  • Red Dog Silicone Oven Mitt

Don't miss out on these Silicon Paw Print Ice Cube Trays -- they're dishwasher safe, on sale, & fund 35 bowls of food! Click for Photo & More! →

Question for Wednesday, May 17 2017

We’ve used some strange words to describe our felines & their actions. Do you know what a “grimalkin” is?

  • A catcorrect answer
  • An outdated cat toy
  • A cat with extra toes
  • None of the above

A "grimalkin" is actually a very old term for a cat! Can you match these other crazy kitty vocabulary words to the correct definitions? Click for Photo & More! →

Question for Tuesday, May 16 2017

Treating your cat for seasonal ___ can be difficult. Unlike with people, antihistamines don’t always help.

  • Baldness
  • Affective disorder
  • Shedding
  • Allergiescorrect answer

If you've seen a cat endure seasonal allergies, you know how much they struggle -- but hope isn't lost! Here's what you can do to help! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Monday, May 15 2017

Have you ever rung a ___ for service? These adorable cats are no different, except they’re doing it for treats!

  • Taxi
  • Doorman
  • Bellcorrect answer
  • Phone

These cats are taking turns ringing their bells for some feline-approved treats! What if your cat was trained like this? Click for Video & More! →

Question for Sunday, May 14 2017

We’re stepping away from cats for a special rescue! Berlin police were called when this rodent with hidden cheek pouches needed help.

  • Hamstercorrect answer
  • Mouse
  • Guinea Pig
  • Possum

Police were called to help a lost hamster, & took him back to the station to warm up. 9 out of 10 cats approve of this happy ending! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Saturday, May 13 2017

When you see a cat’s fur stand up evenly all over his body, especially with an arched back, it’s an indication that he is ____.

  • Calm
  • Frightenedcorrect answer
  • Sad
  • Hungry

Fur standing on end and an arched back means he's frightened. Watch out, and avoid the wrong end of a "fight or flight" response!

Question for Friday, May 12 2017

There have been some crazy cat myths that have followed our favorite felines around for centuries. Which of the following is TRUE?

  • Black cats are unlucky
  • Cats always land on their feet
  • Cats have 9 lives
  • Cats eat grass for many reasonscorrect answer

Many people think cats only eat grass when their tummies are upset, but there can be many reasons! What other cat myths have you heard? Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Thursday, May 11 2017

Have you ever made a square out of tape on the floor for your cat? Cat behaviorists suspect they get in it because it…

  • Mimics a box
  • Makes them feel safe
  • Looks like a bed
  • Mimic a box & makes them feel safecorrect answer

It's a little silly, but your cat may think the tape forms a small box, making them feel safe. Check out these fun feline reactions! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Wednesday, May 10 2017

Vandy was named after Evander Holyfield because she is missing ___, and rescuers believe it’s possible her mother bit it off!

  • An earcorrect answer
  • A tail
  • A leg
  • A finger

Vandy might only have 1 ear, but she's 100% personality. You should see her adorable face & find out what's happening to her now! Click To See Adorable Kitten! →

Question for Tuesday, May 9 2017

When his home caught fire, this kitten was placed in a car for safety. But he needed a crew of mechanics to help when he wiggled ___!

  • Into the trunk
  • On top of the armrest
  • Inside the dashboardcorrect answer
  • Under the seat cover

This poor kitten was stuck inside the dashboard for almost 10 hours before mechanics finally got him free. Guess how much it cost? Click for Photos & Touching Story! →

Question for Monday, May 8 2017

Calico (or tortoiseshell) cats are usually ___ , but young Burrito is rare. In fact, this kitten is about 1 in 3,000 of its kind!

  • Polydactyl
  • Long-haired
  • Femalecorrect answer
  • Male

When Burrito came in for an exam, the vet was surprised to find that the kitten was indeed a boy, since calicos are usually female! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Sunday, May 7 2017

When your cat needs to cool off, it helps to ____ to help them circulate cooler blood.

  • Wet your cat’s ears and paws
  • Let your cat lay on chilled towels
  • Wet your cat's ears & paws & let them lay on chilled towelscorrect answer
  • None of the above

Wetting your cat's ears & paws, & letting them lay on cold towels, helps cats cool the blood circulating through their little bodies.

Question for Saturday, May 6 2017

Amur tigers, like Filippa, are commonly known as ___ tigers. She is certainly beautiful & is finally being released back into the wild!

  • Siberiancorrect answer
  • Bengal
  • Malayan
  • Bali

You'll never guess where Filippa, a Siberian tigress, was discovered. But now she's ready to go back into the habitat she deserves. Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Friday, May 5 2017

Big News! We’re so inspired by their hugely important work in protecting & caring for animals, we’re donating ____ to Baltimore County Animal Services!

  • 1,000 cat toys
  • 100 Cat Woman posters
  • 5,000 mealscorrect answer
  • 100 cans of tuna

We're donating 5,000 nutritious meals of Halo Spot's Stew to Baltimore County Animal Services - an amazing group we support with the Jackson Galaxy Foundation! Click for Photo & More! →

Question for Thursday, May 4 2017

The ___ is handmade & individually dyed so each one is unique. The lightweight material has a flattering shape — perfect for summer!

  • Tie Dye Spirit Sleeveless Topcorrect answer
  • Purple Paw Cutout Sneakers
  • Tree of Life Sling Bag
  • Batik Paw Print Lightweight Scarf

You'll want to grab the Tie Dye Spirit Sleeveless Top in every color while they're still on sale! Each one funds 35 bowls of food! Click for Photo & More! →

Question for Wednesday, May 3 2017

This playful & curious ___ kitten is too cute with her flat nose, short ears, & fluffy fur. Would your cat approach a camera like this?

  • Sphynx
  • Egyptian Mau
  • Persiancorrect answer
  • Siberian

Persians are known for being very curious. Watching Bebe cautiously approach a camera had me grinning from ear to ear! Click for Photo, Video & More! →

Question for Tuesday, May 2 2017

Like Stephen, people with ___ can have an increased flight-or-fight response. He was having trouble coping until he found two friends.

  • Sleep apnea
  • PTSDcorrect answer
  • COPD
  • Renal disease

Stephen wasn't sure how to cope with his PTSD, but then he met Puppi & Burma. They gave him the strength & security he needed! Click for Photos & Sweet Story! →

Question for Monday, May 1 2017

Christy heard the cries of kittens in the ___ where she was dropping off a bag of used clothing. She ran to her parents for help.

  • Picnic table
  • Donation bincorrect answer
  • Pool
  • Compost pile

Christy's parents called the fire department & they safely removed the kittens from the donation bin. Guess what happened next? Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Sunday, April 30 2017

Three kittens got the nickname “twisted sisters” due to their deformed ___. They were put into casts to help straighten them out.

  • Front legscorrect answer
  • Tails
  • Noses
  • Ears

Casting their front legs at a young age is a painless way to help these kittens grow correctly as they age. You should see them now! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Saturday, April 29 2017

Did you know that catnip has relaxing properties for humans? How is it most commonly consumed?

  • Ice cream flavor
  • Seasoning
  • Teacorrect answer
  • Cocktail

Catnip helps relieve stress, headaches, upset stomachs, & insomnia in humans. It was regularly used in England before tea from China!

Question for Friday, April 28 2017

Spring is here and you might see more strays. As long as they’re not in a box, what’s the best thing to do if you find neonate kittens?

  • Let them be, but keep watchcorrect answer
  • Put a blanket over them
  • Take them to the shelter immediately
  • All of the above

Chances are good that mama will return, so let them be - but keep watch over them for a few hours. Do you know what else to do? Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Thursday, April 27 2017

According to behaviorists, it’s not very common for cats to perch atop ___. They are likely seeking attention & wanting to be petted!

  • Cat trees
  • Shoulderscorrect answer
  • Laps
  • Chairs

Some cats will leap onto shoulders on cue, but it's a pretty rare behavior. Check out these perching kitties & the reasons they do it! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Wednesday, April 26 2017

Sebnem Ilhan of Turkey built ___ so stray cats could climb in & shelter themselves from the cold. She even decorated it with flowers!

  • A two-story home
  • An igloo
  • A laddercorrect answer
  • A swimming pool

Sebnem worries about these cats during the harsh winter, so she built a ladder to her home & spruced it up to keep her neighbors happy. Click for Photos & Sweet Story! →

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! →