Dog Trivia Quiz
I put together a dog trivia quiz for children who love dogs.
It’s great fun and the adults will enjoy it too.
Why not have a go and see how many dog trivia answers you know.
Most of the answers are included (but I have left some out! ) and in some cases, a variety of examples are given but these are not exhaustive!
I’ve thrown in a few doggy jokes too, just for fun!
Dog Trivia Quiz Questions
1 Which dog breed is known to pull sleds?
2 What is the smallest breed of dog?
3 How many Dalmations were there in the Disney film?
Here’s A Doggy Joke!
What do you get if you cross a sheepdog with a jelly?
4 Why Do Dogs Dig?
Digging is an instinctual behaviour, dogs originally dug holes to hide their food from predators.
5 Name the most popular dog breed used as Guide Dogs for the Blind.
6 What’s the Catchphrase?
7 What dog breed is film star Beethoven?
8 Which dog breed can run the fastest?
9 Which dog is a Pug?
(The dog on the right)
10 What is the breed of the other dog in the photo?
11 How many days are dogs pregnant?
Approx 63 days
12 Guess the Catchphrase?
13 Who has better hearing?
Answer is A
14 Dogs have a better sense of smell than humans, how many times better?
a) 10 times better
b) up to 100 times better
c) up to 100,000 times better
Answer is C
Dog Trivia Quiz
True or False?
15 A dog wags his tail to show that he is happy.
16 The Queen’s favourite breed is a pug.
17 The Dachshund originates from Australia.
18 A dog can have blue eyes.
19 Scooby Doo is a Great Dane
20 Name a type of Terrier
Jack Russell Terrier
20 What Do These Three Dog Breeds Have in Common?
The Rottweiler, German Shepherd and Dachshund all originate from Germany.
20 Name a Hound dog.
21 Name a herding breed of dog.
Australian Cattle Dog
Old English Sheepdog
22 Can you name these two dog breeds?
Maltese and Sharpei
What do you get if you cross a sheepdog and a daffodil
A collie flower!
What do dogs love for breakfast
What do you call a dog who can do magic tricks?
22 What name is given to a dog which is bred from a combination of these two breeds?
Cocker Spaniel and Poodle = Cockerpoo
23 Name a breed of dog which is endangered in the UK.
Welsh (Cardigan) Corgi
24 What’s the Catchphrase?
Finish the Quote
25 Dog T – – – d
26 P – – – y L – v –
27 Who – – – The – – – – O – – ?
28 – a – – B – st F – – -nd
Name That Dog!
29 Name a SPOTTY breed of dog
30 Name a dog breed beginning with B
(Beagle, Basset Hound, Basenji, Bichon Frise)
31 Name the dog in the WIZARD OF OZ
32 Name a dog breed with very long fur
(Old English Sheepdog, Afghan Hound, Yorkshire Terrier, Shih Tzu)
33 Name a dog with a curly tail
(Chow chow, Pug, Akita, Pomeranian)
34 Name a dog with a long nose
(Greyhound, Saluki, Borzoi Dachshund)
35 Name a dog used to herd sheep
Finally, think of a caption for this photo and post it in the comments!
(I think a lot of parents will relate to this in the present climate!)
Thanks for taking part, hope you had fun and maybe learned one or two facts about dogs.
If you would like to take part in a similar quiz about dogs, here is the link:-
Dog Trivia Questions and Answers
I hope you are all keeping safe and well.
Keep those tails wagging!
Thanks so much for putting this together. I know my adult English language learners are going to enjoy it 🙂
Thank you, I hope they have some fun. x