Dmva Champs Quiz #3 - Teeth

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Dmva Champs Quiz #3 - Teeth

This quiz on horses teeth covers a lot of material from the C and B-A manual, as well as other online sources.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
     Two stable vices that can hurt a pony’s teeth are:
    • A. 

      Pawing and weaving

    • B. 

      Wood chewing and pawing

    • C. 

      Stall kicking and wood chewing

    • D. 

      Cribbing and wood chewing

  • 2. 
    Horses, like humans, have two sets of teeth.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    All horses (should) have at least 36 permanent teeth but can have up to ____ depending on the gender and other factors.
  • 4. 
    Oh boy, what's going on here? Answer: this horse is getting his teeth __________.
  • 5. 
    What is this space called? It's where the bit goes and is between the inscisors and pre-molars.
    • A. 

      Bit space

    • B. 

      Interdental space

    • C. 

      Galvaynes space

    • D. 

      The cups

  • 6. 
    what is this arrow pointing at?
    • A. 

      Dental star

    • B. 

      Tusk

    • C. 

      Pulp mark

    • D. 

      Galvayne's Groove

  • 7. 
    This horse has a conformation defect in it's mouth. What is it called?
    • A. 

      Parrot Mouth

    • B. 

      Hoof and Mouth

    • C. 

      Bucktoothed

    • D. 

      Sawtoothed

  • 8. 
    This drawing is showing what problem that can be cured by floating?
    • A. 

      Wave

    • B. 

      Wolf

    • C. 

      Spike

    • D. 

      Hook

  • 9. 
    This picture shows a horse's 'cups'. When a horse has reached a certain age all of the cups disappear and it is called 'smoothed mouthed'. At approximately what age does this occur?
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      11

    • C. 

      21

    • D. 

      30

  • 10. 
    This picture shows the 'dental star'. What is another name for the dental star?
    • A. 

      Pulp mark

    • B. 

      Galvayne's Groove

    • C. 

      Incisor

    • D. 

      Angle of incidence

  • 11. 
    As a horse ages, the shape of the teeth go from _____ to ______ to ______.
    • A. 

      Triangular to round to triangular

    • B. 

      Oval to round to triangular

    • C. 

      Round to oval to triangular

    • D. 

      Rectangular to oval to triangular

  • 12. 
    Check the major ways to estimate the age of a horse by the appearance of their teeth
    • A. 

      Whether they have permanent teeth

    • B. 

      Color of the teeth

    • C. 

      If the cups have disappeared

    • D. 

      Angle of incidence (how far the teeth slant forward)

    • E. 

      How many wolf teeth they have

    • F. 

      Shape of the teeth