Past Trivia

Question for Tuesday, July 7 2020

Use ____ training techniques and reward your dog for good behavior. You can teach them the basics, or tricks like “play dead”.

  • Positive reinforcement correct answer
  • Negative punishment
  • Positive punishment
  • Negative reinforcement

You can tell Sam has been taught with positive reinforcement judging by her enthusiastic performance of "playing dead". How cute is this? Click for Photos, Video & More! →

Question for Monday, July 6 2020

___ is a condition where part of the brain isn’t fully mature at birth. Signs like tremors can take up to two months to show in dogs.

  • Wobblers
  • Cerebellar hypoplasiacorrect answer
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Rocky Mountain spotted fever

Even though Trimble & Twitch have cerebellar hypoplasia, they've turned into bouncy & happy dogs. How adorable! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Sunday, July 5 2020

This Dutch breed may have a name that’s hard to pronounce, but they’re easy to get along with, & approach challenges with gusto.

  • Catahoula Leopard Dog
  • Azawakh
  • Kooikerhondjecorrect answer
  • Bracco Italiano

"Kooikerhondje" sounds strange, but these medium-sized orange-&-white dogs are friends with everyone, & have lovable personalities!

Question for Saturday, July 4 2020

Who is the oversized talking “watchdog” that accompanied Milo in The Phantom Tollbooth, by Norton Juster?

  • Fang
  • Tick
  • Tockcorrect answer
  • Rolex

The "watchdog," who makes sure nobody wastes time, is named Tock!

Question for Friday, July 3 2020

This 4th of July you can help us fly ___ shelter pets to safety & loving families… Desi, Tarka, & Genesis are just a few of the pets saved on this flight!

  • 50
  • 75
  • 100
  • 250correct answer

With your help, we can save 250 shelter pets. They’ll be taking a long flight from Puerto Rico to the East Coast where they’ll be quickly adopted into loving families! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Thursday, July 2 2020

___ occurs when stomach muscles spasm, twist, and trap air inside, which could result in organ failure or death. It’s common in large breed dogs.

  • Ulcers
  • Colitis
  • Parvovirus
  • Bloatcorrect answer

While ice doesn't appear to be a risk factor in causing bloat, you should still be mindful of these risk factors around bloat and ice. Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Wednesday, July 1 2020

Which of the following marine animals are harmed by plastic pollution in our ocean?

  • Whales and dolphins
  • Seals and sea lions
  • Seabirds and Sea turtles
  • All of these!correct answer

Millions of marine animals are harmed from plastic pollution, including dolphins, seals, sea turtles etc. You can help remove plastic from the ocean, simply by answering a trivia question at Free the Ocean! Click to Help! →

Question for Tuesday, June 30 2020

In this unlikely friendship, Golden retriever, Gunnar, has a ____ friend, Delta, that swims in the Florida Keys seaside sanctuary.

  • Dolphin correct answer
  • Sea lion
  • Crab
  • Octopus

Delta the dolphin has a unique friendship with Gunnar and their wholesome photos have obviously gone viral. Take a look at their lasting friendship. Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Monday, June 29 2020

When Nicole adopted a ___ dog named Chloe, they bonded instantly. Chloe was uncannily like the dog from her ___. Could it really be her?

  • Rainbow, dreams
  • Feral, neighbors
  • Maladroit, favorite television show
  • Senior, childhoodcorrect answer

Nicole couldn't believe this senior rescue was her childhood dog, & neither could her family! This is one reunion you don't want to miss. Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Sunday, June 28 2020

Queen Victoria said, “Nothing will turn a man’s home into a castle more quickly and effectively than a ___.”

  • Mastiff
  • Great Dane
  • Wolf
  • Dachshundcorrect answer

Queen Victoria loved Dachshunds, & was credited with popularizing them around Britain in the 1800's

Question for Saturday, June 27 2020

Atopy describes a genetic condition where your dog is ___. Symptoms can include an awful lot of seasonal scratching!

  • Hyperactive
  • Hyperallergiccorrect answer
  • Hypermodernist
  • Hyperlinked

Atopy is a genetic tendency to be hyperallergic, which can cause skin irritation. Talk to your vet about other reasons your pup may be itchy.

Question for Friday, June 26 2020

At some animal shelters, ___ motherless kittens and puppies can make the difference between life and death.

  • Grooming
  • Singing to
  • Bottle feeding correct answer
  • Playing with

At some animal shelters, orphaned kittens & puppies are not surviving because the shelters can’t afford to bottle feed them to keep them alive. But we can help! Click for More! →

Question for Thursday, June 25 2020

For just ___ a day, you can sign up for Kibble Plus! We’ll double your kibble donation & donate a BONUS 10,000 pieces to hungry shelter pets.

  • $0.17correct answer
  • $0.25
  • $1.50
  • $2.00

It takes just 17 cents a day (or $5 a month) to generate a big impact on homeless animals. It all starts by signing up for Kibble Plus. Click to Learn About Registering! →

Question for Wednesday, June 24 2020

Some rescue dogs are too high energy to be adoptable, so Rogue Detection Teams uses their love of ____ to help train them.

  • Other dogs
  • Napping
  • Walking
  • Fetchcorrect answer

Rogue Detection Teams takes dogs that love to fetch and trains them for wildlife conservation. Meet the dogs that are on the team! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Tuesday, June 23 2020

In a video that’s gone viral, bulldog, Junior, is caught howling to the popular song “You Raise Me Up” by singer, ____.

  • John Graban
  • Juan Garben
  • Josh Groban correct answer
  • Jordan Gorden

Josh Groban would be impressed with this pup's interpretation of his famous song. I think you'll love this video as much as I did. Click for Photo, Video & More! →

Question for Monday, June 22 2020

Rescue dog, Darrel, has taken up ____ in the wake of COVID-19, to keep him busy. Now he’s raising money for Alzheimer’s research.

  • Singing
  • Skateboarding correct answer
  • Napping
  • Barking

Darrel is using his talents on the skateboard to raise money for Alzheimer's research. See how he got started and what his normal job is! Click for Photos, Video & More! →

Question for Sunday, June 21 2020

Ah, spring! Flowers are opening, birds are singing, & pollen is everywhere. If your dog is allergic, his main symptom is probably ___.

  • A runny nose
  • Inflamed gums
  • Tender paws
  • Itchy skincorrect answer

Unlike us, when dogs are allergic to pollen the main symptom tends to be itchy skin. Take note if your dog is itchy; your vet can help!

Question for Saturday, June 20 2020

Boston Terriers have a common and recognizable coat pattern. The same coat pattern is seen in Great Danes, where it’s referred to as…

  • Tuxedo
  • Mantlecorrect answer
  • Dalmatian
  • None of the above

Great Danes can have the same markings as Boston Terriers, but their coat pattern is referred to as "mantle." Neat!

Question for Friday, June 19 2020

Stay close to your sisters with this ___, now with a special offer! Of course, your purchases also help shelter animals in need.

  • Dog Hair Mug
  • Butterflies at Play Tunic
  • Bond Between Sisters Pincorrect answer
  • Sterling Kitty Cat Earrings

The Bond Between Sisters Pin is pawfectly priced for everyone who's been a sister in your life. Hurry while supplies last! Click for Photo & Special Offer! →

Question for Thursday, June 18 2020

12 years ago, Mimi Ausland created Freekibble to help feed homeless animals. Last year, she created ___ to help clean our oceans and protect marine animals.

  • Feed the Fish
  • Clean our Seas
  • Free the Oceancorrect answer
  • Save the Seals

Mimi created Free the Ocean to remove plastic from our oceans and coastlines and to protect marine animals endangered by plastic pollution (dolphins, turtles, sea birds, seals...). Another free, fast, and fun way to make a difference! Check It Out! →

Question for Wednesday, June 17 2020

With over 17 million views on YouTube, ___ the Jack Russell can do more than sit – he’ll start breakfast & take out the trash!

  • Jackie
  • Spot
  • Sparky
  • Jessecorrect answer

With the exception of keeping fur off the furniture, Jesse the Jack Russell can do just about anything! What a clever pup. Click for Photos, Video & More! →

Question for Tuesday, June 16 2020

Bailey clearly loved listening to Drew’s ___. She had a big smile, bobbed her head with the tune, & gave a disappointing look when he stopped.

  • Laugh
  • Musiccorrect answer
  • Voice
  • Screech

You'll love this video of Bailey being serenaded by Drew's music. Even though she's no longer alive, I'm sure she still hears it in heaven. Click for Photos, Video & More! →

Question for Monday, June 15 2020

Every week, a pup at the Kitsap Humane Society gets a Starbucks ___. Whipped cream & dog noses make for some adorable photos!

  • Latte
  • Puppucinocorrect answer
  • Americano
  • Frappuccino

Each dog gets some special one-on-one time, a well-deserved Puppucino treat, and an adorable (adoptable!) photo op. Pawesome! Click for Video & More! →

Question for Sunday, June 14 2020

“Designer dogs” are often mixes of two standard breeds. Which of these is NOT a common name for a popular designer dog breed?

  • Pomchi
  • Komontrievercorrect answer
  • Yorkipoo
  • Schnoodle

Fun names for mixes like Pomchis, Yorkipoos, & Schnoodles are popular, but Komontrievers aren't a trend. What would you call your dog?

Question for Saturday, June 13 2020

The ___ is the world’s smallest fox, but makes up for it by having the biggest ___!

  • Crab-eating fox, teeth
  • Fennec fox, earscorrect answer
  • Kit fox, eyes
  • Corsac, tail

The Fennec fox lives in the Sahara and other parts of North Africa. Their ears are nearly half the size of their bodies!

Question for Friday, June 12 2020

Homelessness is a major problem that impacts our ___ who may be suffering from mental or physical conditions.

  • Cats
  • Veterans correct answer
  • School teachers
  • Nurses

Help us help those that protected our country by supporting homeless veterans & their pets. Take a look at what you can offer them. Click for Photo & More! →

Question for Thursday, June 11 2020

We hear about the helpful K9s who protect our land, but check out these 12 skilled working dogs who are protecting our nation’s ___!

  • Stock market
  • Space stations
  • Coastscorrect answer
  • Cyberspace

These Coast Guard K9s have uniquely demanding jobs, but all 12 have done an exemplary job keeping our coasts safe. Meet the pack! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Wednesday, June 10 2020

Which program is responsible for donating an additional 348,000,000 pieces of kibble and vaccinating over 231,000 shelter animals?

  • Million Dollar Meals
  • Recovering Rovers
  • Kibble Plus correct answer
  • Dog Food Plus

Our Kibble Plus program doubles your daily kibble donation & helps care for shelter animals in need. All for the small price of 17 cents a day -- just $5 a month! Click for Photo & More Info! →

Question for Tuesday, June 9 2020

A Reddit user posted a video of his dog, Georgia, helping him ____. All he has to do is point and she’ll dig a hole for him!

  • Garden correct answer
  • With construction
  • Cook
  • None of the above

Georgia never digs up flowers but she loves to help garden by digging holes for her guardian to plant with. Check out this video! Click for Photos, Video & More! →

Question for Monday, June 8 2020

Big Fluffy Dog Rescue saved Sherlock, a big fluffy Samoyed mix, from a kill shelter. Now he’s training to help a boy with ___.

  • Ailurophobia
  • Dyslexia
  • Depression
  • Autismcorrect answer

Sherlock's life was saved at the last second, and now he is being trained to help a young boy with autism. It's an amazing story! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Sunday, June 7 2020

It’s important to know that bigger dogs age ___ than smaller dogs. They need regular physicals at the vet once they hit “senior” status.

  • Fastercorrect answer
  • Slower
  • The same
  • 100x faster

Giant dogs become "seniors" faster than small breeds, but good food, daily exercise, and regular vet visits can help keep them feeling young.

Question for Saturday, June 6 2020

Your dog may begin to compulsively chew her feet for which of these common reasons?

  • Allergies
  • Grass awns
  • Arthritis
  • All of the abovecorrect answer

Allergies, foreign bodies like grass awns, & arthritis can start a seemingly endless cycle of foot-chewing! Talk to your vet about it!

Question for Friday, June 5 2020

Australian cattle dogs, border collies, & German shepherds have this in common…

  • Coat length
  • High energy correct answer
  • Teeth size
  • All of the above

All of these high-energy pooches are great at running agility courses or working with the police. Check out which other breeds made this list! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Thursday, June 4 2020

The ___ are as ready for adventure as you are. Plus, with spring around the corner, they’re sure to put a ‘spring’ in your step!

  • Smell the Flowers Pajama Shorts Set
  • Paws Galore™ Spiral Notebook
  • Classic Paw Retractable Lanyard
  • Celebration Paws Criss-Cross Sandalscorrect answer

You'll love the Celebration Paws Criss-Cross Sandals, not only for their comfort, but because they donate masks and food, too! Click for Photos & More! →

Question for Wednesday, June 3 2020

Lee Duncan was responsible for ___, one of the most beloved dogs in American history whose fame increased the popularity of the breed.

  • Lassie
  • Rin Tin Tincorrect answer
  • Benji
  • Toto

Lee Duncan rescued Rin Tin Tin during WWI. This smart dog became a movie star, & increased the popularity of German shepherds as pets!

Question for Wednesday, May 27 2020

Have a dog who is afraid of others or nervous in new scenarios? ___ works wonders as a technique to help Fido gain confidence!

  • Social learning
  • Obedience training
  • Desensitization
  • All of the abovecorrect answer

Force is never the answer, but social learning, training, & desensitization are perfect ways to help a shy dog come out of his shell. Click for Photos & More! →