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Dogs are animals which are in various breeds from different locations all over the planet. These breeds of dogs vary in their manner of friendship leading to using some as pets while some as police dogs for security. Knowing the reason to have a dog is required before taking a breed for pet or other purposes.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Which country is German Shepherd breed of dog originated? 

    • A.

      Germany 

    • B.

      Turkey 

    • C.

      Afghanistan 

    • D.

      Nigeria 

    Correct Answer
    A. Germany 
    Explanation
    The German Shepherd breed of dog originated in Germany.

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  • 2. 

    Which of these breeds of dogs is the most popular in US? 

    • A.

      Grey Dane

    • B.

      Greyhound 

    • C.

      German Shepherd 

    • D.

      Mastiff 

    Correct Answer
    C. German Shepherd 
    Explanation
    The German Shepherd is the most popular breed of dog in the US. This breed is known for its intelligence, loyalty, and versatility. German Shepherds are often used as working dogs in various fields such as search and rescue, police and military work, and as service animals. They are also popular as family pets due to their protective nature and ability to form strong bonds with their owners.

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  • 3. 

    Which of these dogs can be left alone? 

    • A.

      Afghan Hound 

    • B.

      Akita 

    • C.

      Greyhound 

    • D.

      Grey Dane 

    Correct Answer
    C. Greyhound 
    Explanation
    Greyhounds can be left alone for longer periods of time compared to other breeds listed. This is because they are generally independent and do not suffer from separation anxiety as much as other dogs. Greyhounds are known for their calm and low-energy nature, making them more suitable for being left alone. However, it is important to note that no dog should be left alone for extended periods without proper care and attention.

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  • 4. 

    How many breeds of dogs are recognised? 

    • A.

      39

    • B.

      239

    • C.

      139

    • D.

      339

    Correct Answer
    D. 339
    Explanation
    There are currently 339 recognized breeds of dogs. This means that there are 339 different types of dogs that have been officially recognized and categorized based on their specific characteristics and traits. These breeds can vary greatly in terms of size, appearance, temperament, and purpose. The recognition of these breeds allows for better organization and understanding of the diverse dog population.

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  • 5. 

    Which of these breeds is the healthiest? 

    • A.

      Greyhound 

    • B.

      Mastiff 

    • C.

      German shepherd 

    • D.

      German pinscher 

    Correct Answer
    D. German pinscher 
    Explanation
    The German pinscher is considered the healthiest breed among the options given. This breed is known for its overall good health and relatively low incidence of genetic health issues compared to other breeds. German pinschers are generally robust and have a strong immune system, making them less prone to certain health problems that may be more common in other breeds.

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  • 6. 

    Which of these is not among reasons people keep dogs? 

    • A.

      Guarding 

    • B.

      Herding 

    • C.

      Working 

    • D.

      Sleeping 

    Correct Answer
    D. Sleeping 
    Explanation
    People keep dogs for various reasons such as guarding their property, herding livestock, and using them for work purposes. However, sleeping is not typically a reason why people keep dogs. Dogs are often seen as active and energetic animals, and while they do sleep, it is not a primary reason for keeping them as pets or working animals.

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  • 7. 

    Which of these breeds of dogs is not trained by police? 

    • A.

      Belgian Malinios 

    • B.

      Bulldog 

    • C.

      Bloodhound 

    • D.

      German shepherd 

    Correct Answer
    B. Bulldog 
    Explanation
    Bulldogs are not typically trained by police because they are not well-suited for police work. They are known for their friendly and calm temperament, which makes them better suited as family pets rather than working dogs. Police dogs are usually selected for their intelligence, agility, and strong work drive, which are qualities that Bulldogs do not possess in the same measure. Therefore, Bulldogs are not commonly used by police for tasks such as tracking, search and rescue, or apprehending suspects.

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  • 8. 

    What differentiates Belgian Malinios and German shepherd? 

    • A.

      Handling 

    • B.

      Intelligence 

    • C.

      Ability to chase 

    • D.

      Size

    Correct Answer
    D. Size
    Explanation
    Belgian Malinois and German Shepherds differ in terms of size. The Belgian Malinois is generally smaller in size compared to the German Shepherd. Belgian Malinois typically weigh between 40-80 pounds and stand around 22-26 inches tall at the shoulder, while German Shepherds are larger, weighing between 50-90 pounds and standing around 22-26 inches tall at the shoulder. Size can play a role in various aspects such as physical strength, agility, and overall appearance.

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  • 9. 

    Which of these is not among those objects dogs are used in searching? 

    • A.

      Bombs 

    • B.

      Explosives 

    • C.

      Missing people 

    • D.

      Wood 

    Correct Answer
    D. Wood 
    Explanation
    Dogs are commonly used in searching for bombs, explosives, and missing people. However, wood is not among the objects dogs are typically used to search for. Dogs are typically trained to search for specific scents or objects, such as drugs, firearms, or cadavers, but wood is not typically included in their training. Therefore, wood is not among the objects dogs are used in searching.

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  • 10. 

    Which of these breeds of dogs is capable of guarding houses? 

    • A.

      Akita 

    • B.

      German shepherd 

    • C.

      Eskimo America 

    • D.

      Afghan Hound 

    Correct Answer
    B. German shepherd 
    Explanation
    German Shepherds are known for their intelligence, loyalty, and protective instincts, making them highly capable of guarding houses. They are often used as police and military dogs due to their ability to learn quickly and their strong protective nature. German Shepherds are known to be territorial and will defend their home and family against any potential threats, making them an excellent choice for a guard dog.

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