Dog Trivia Quiz For Children, Answers Included.


Dog Trivia Quiz For Children

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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.

Labrador Retriever

6 What’s the Catchphrase?

Dog Trivia Quiz For Children

7 What dog breed is film star Beethoven?

St. Bernard

8 Which dog breed can run the fastest?


9 Which dog is a Pug?

Dog Trivia Question

(The dog on the right)

10 What is the breed of the other dog in the photo?

French Bulldog

11 How many days are dogs pregnant?

Approx 63 days

12 Guess the Catchphrase?

Dog Trivia Catchphrase

13 Who has better hearing?

a) dog

b) human

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 For Children

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


Yorkshire Terrier

Boston Terrier

Bull Terrier

Jack Russell Terrier

 20 What Do These Three Dog Breeds Have in Common?

what do these breeds have in common? dog trivia quiz

The Rottweiler, German Shepherd and Dachshund all originate from Germany.

20 Name a Hound dog.


Basset Hound




21 Name a herding breed of dog.


Shetland Sheepdog

Border Collie

Australian Cattle Dog

Old English Sheepdog

22 Can you name these two dog breeds?

Dog Trivia For Kids

Maltese and Sharpei

Doggy Jokes!

What do you get if you cross a sheepdog and a daffodil

A collie flower!

What do dogs love for breakfast

Pooched Eggs

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?

breed quiz

Cocker Spaniel and Poodle = Cockerpoo

23 Name a breed of dog which is endangered in the UK.


Welsh (Cardigan) Corgi


Otter Hound

Skye Terrier

24 What’s the Catchphrase?

Catchphrase - A wolf in sheep's clothing - dog trivia quiz

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

(Border Collie)

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!)

luca caption competition

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!

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