Quiz: Man's Best Friend

10 Questions
Quiz: Man

With the release of our Animal welfare and rights entry and the heroic efforts of a local to save a pet from a house fire, my thoughts have turned to dogs. This quiz will test how well you know your schnauzer from your shih-tzu.

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What kind of working dog is this? Find the answer in Te Ara.
    • A. 

      Australian cattle dog

    • B. 

      Australian kelpie

    • C. 

      Australian shepherd

  • 2. 
    This dog thinks he's a working dog. What kind of terrier is Basil? Find the answer in Te Ara
    • A. 

      Kerry blue terrier

    • B. 

      Skye terrier

    • C. 

      Australian terrier

  • 3. 
    This working dog is from Scott Base. What kind of dog is it? Find the answer in Te Ara.
    • A. 

      Alaskan malamute

    • B. 

      Samoyed

    • C. 

      Siberian husky

  • 4. 
    Nobody keeps Honey in a corner. What kind of dog is this dancing diva? Find the answer in Te Ara.
    • A. 

      Great Dane

    • B. 

      Rhodesian ridgeback

    • C. 

      Shar Pei

  • 5. 
    What kind of dog is this agile pup? Find the answer in Te Ara.
    • A. 

      Welsh springer spaniel

    • B. 

      Italian spinone

    • C. 

      Bergamasco

  • 6. 
    This was New Zealand's first official police dog. What kind of dog is she? Find the answer in Te Ara.
    • A. 

      German shepherd

    • B. 

      Bull terrier

    • C. 

      Dobermann

  • 7. 
    This dog is stuffed, so he's not looking his usual handsome self. What type of dog is he? Find the answer in Te Ara.
    • A. 

      Welsh corgi (Pembroke)

    • B. 

      Welsh corgi (Cardigan)

    • C. 

      Kurī

  • 8. 
    This dog is described as intelligent and versatile. What kind of dog is it? Find the answer in Te Ara.
    • A. 

      Collie (smooth)

    • B. 

      Bearded collie

    • C. 

      Border collie

  • 9. 
    Developed for use on North Island hill country, this breed can be can be found throughout New Zealand, it is said, due to its success in dog trials. What breed of dog is this? Find the answer in Te Ara.
    • A. 

      Border collie

    • B. 

      Huntaway

    • C. 

      Tatra shepherd dog

  • 10. 
    This poor dog has been neglected. What breed of dog is it? Find the answer in Te Ara.
    • A. 

      Whippet

    • B. 

      Weimaraner

    • C. 

      Greyhound