Dog Trivia Quiz Questions and Answers

Free dog trivia questions with answers.


Dog Trivia Quiz Questions and Answers

Border, Leicester, and Corrie dale are all breeds of what?

A: Dogs.

What is the name of the dog in the famous five series?
A: Timothy.

What animal was the first to be domesticated?
A: Dogs.

What color tongue does a chow chow have?
A: Blue.

What dog was once considered sacred in China?
A: Pekinese.

Which breed of dog is the favorite of the queen of England?
A: Corgis.

What do bloodhounds have a special reputation for?
A: Tracking.


How many sets of teeth does a dog go through in its lifetime?
A: Two.

What TV show series had a robot dog named K9?
A: Dr. Who.

What kind of animal is also called a "Black Russian".
A: A Dog.

What was the name of the first dog in space?
A: Lyka.

After he World cup was stolen in 1966, what was the name of the dog that found it?
A: Pickles.

What was the name of Dorothy's little dog in The Wizard of Oz?
A: Toto.


What was the name of the dog that appeared on the HMV record label?
A: Nipper.

The Plague Dogs was a novel written by who?
A: Richard Adams.

What was the name of Bill Sikes dog in Oliver Twist?
A: Bull's eye.

The breed borzoi got it's name from Russian for what?
A: Fleet or swift.

Where besides their nose do dogs have sweat glands?
A: Paws.

Which breed of dog was named after the monks of a Swiss hospice, who kept them for finding lost travelers in the Alps?
A: St. Bernard.

What other breed of dog besides greyhounds are occasionally race at racetracks?
A: Afghan Hounds.


What is the name of Dick Dastardley's canine sidekick?
A: Muttley.

Who was the creator of, Bugs Bunny, Droopy the dog, and others?
A: Tex Avery

By what name is the German shepherd dog commonly known?
A: Alsatian.

In Greek mythology, what is unusual about the guard dog Cerberus?
A: He had three heads.

Chernuska was sent to space on what number sputnick?
A: 9

Whose dog was called Dogmatix?
A: Obelix.

Michael J Fox and Einstein appeared together in what film?
A: Back to the Future.


Which movie did Sean Connery called his dog Indiana and his son Indy?
A: Indiana Jones & the Last Crusade.

Which size of poodle comes between a standard and a toy?
A: Miniature.

What type of dog originally from the United States can't be imported, bred or sold in the UK?
A: Pit bull terrier.

Which breed of dog is the smallest?
A: Chihuahua.

Pluto is what breed of dog?
A: Blood hound.

Who sailed to the Galapagos aboard the ship HMS Beagle?
A: Charles Darwin.

What kind of dogs were used to fend off highwaymen when riding in a carriage?
A: Dalmatians.


An adult female is called a what?
A: A bitch.

An adult male capable of reproduction is called what?
A: A stud.

What is a brood bitch?
A: An adult female capable of reproduction.

Immature males or females (that is, animals that are incapable of reproduction) are called what?
A: Pups or puppies.

A group of pups from the same gestation period is called what?
A: A litter.

The father of a litter is a what?
A: A sire.

It is possible for one litter to have multiple what?
A: Sires.


What is the mother of a litter called?
A: A dam.

What is a pack?
A: A group of any three or more adults.

The archaeological record shows the first undisputed dog remains buried beside humans how many years ago?
A: 14,700.

Modern dog breeds show more variation in size, appearance, and behavior than any what?
A: Any other domestic animal.

The dog's senses include vision, hearing, sense of smell, sense of taste, touch and sensitivity to what?
A: The earth's magnetic field.

One study suggested that dogs can see what?
A: The earth's magnetic field.

As with many canids, one of the primary functions of a dog's tail is to what?
A: Communicate their emotional state, which can be important in getting along with others.

In some hunting dogs why is the tail traditionally docked?
A: To avoid injuries.

In some breeds, such as the Braque du Bourbonnais, puppies can be born with what?
A: A short tail or no tail at all.

There are many household plants that are poisonous to dogs (and other mammals) including what?
A: Begonia, Poinsettia and aloe vera.

In 2013, a study found that mixed breeds live on average 1.

2 years longer than what?
A: Pure breeds.