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Quiz about Dog Show  The Hound Group
Quiz about Dog Show  The Hound Group

Dog Show: The Hound Group Trivia Quiz


Can you name the breed of dog in the HOUND category? They're my favorite! All the breeds mentioned refer to the American Kennel Club classifications.

A multiple-choice quiz by sunflower822. Estimated time: 4 mins.
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Author
sunflower822
Time
4 mins
Type
Multiple Choice
Quiz #
268,142
Updated
Dec 03 21
# Qns
10
Difficulty
Average
Avg Score
6 / 10
Plays
3725
Awards
Top 35% Quiz
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Question 1 of 10
1. I'm a very popular dog in the United States. I don't have a strong odor and I don't drool. I was the dog in the White House when Lyndon B. Johnson was President. You'll recognize me by my 13" or 15" height and tri-colored markings of black, tan, and white. Hint


Question 2 of 10
2. I have a hard-to-pronounce, French name that tells you where I'm from and means "small, low to the ground, with a rough coat." Hint


Question 3 of 10
3. I have an area of hair that grows in a different direction. Although I have modest speed compared to other Hounds, I'm very athletic. In fact, in my native Africa I'm known as a "lion hunter." Hint


Question 4 of 10
4. I am the largest and tallest breed in the Hound group. As a puppy, don't be surprised if I weigh 100 pounds! Hint


Question 5 of 10
5. Going moose hunting? I'm great at hunting large animals. My endurance is legendary and I can handle any type of terrain and weather! I also have a curly tail. Hint


Question 6 of 10
6. I'm the only breed to be mentioned by name in the Bible. You'll see pictures of me in Egyptian tombs. Hint


Question 7 of 10
7. I'm similar in color to the Beagle; however, at 19-21" I'm considerably taller. I'm a scent hound as well. Hint


Question 8 of 10
8. I am eager to please, intelligent, and loyal. A native of Germany, I'm great at finding wounded animals even when the scent is a week old. Hint


Question 9 of 10
9. Just call me "Curly," it fits my tail just great! I'm a short-haired Hound and a native of Africa. Although I'm not mute, you shouldn't hear me bark! Hint


Question 10 of 10
10. I have a tendency to have a Roman nose; despite this I'm a very dignified dog! My weight can reach as high as 105 pounds if I'm a boy; or around 85 for a girl. Hint



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Quiz Answer Key and Fun Facts
1. I'm a very popular dog in the United States. I don't have a strong odor and I don't drool. I was the dog in the White House when Lyndon B. Johnson was President. You'll recognize me by my 13" or 15" height and tri-colored markings of black, tan, and white.

Answer: Beagle

President Johnson named his three dogs "Him," "Her," and "Edgar."
2. I have a hard-to-pronounce, French name that tells you where I'm from and means "small, low to the ground, with a rough coat."

Answer: Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen

The PBGV is a scent hound that has personality traits that resemble the Terrier group.
3. I have an area of hair that grows in a different direction. Although I have modest speed compared to other Hounds, I'm very athletic. In fact, in my native Africa I'm known as a "lion hunter."

Answer: Rhodesian Ridgeback

The Great Dane, Greyhound, Mastiff, and Bloodhound were crossed to create the Rhodesian Ridgeback breed.
4. I am the largest and tallest breed in the Hound group. As a puppy, don't be surprised if I weigh 100 pounds!

Answer: Irish Wolfhound

Unfortunately the Irish Wolfhound has a very short life expectancy.
5. Going moose hunting? I'm great at hunting large animals. My endurance is legendary and I can handle any type of terrain and weather! I also have a curly tail.

Answer: Norwegian Elkhound

The Vikings sailed with Norwegian Elkhounds onboard. They were a very important part of Viking life.
6. I'm the only breed to be mentioned by name in the Bible. You'll see pictures of me in Egyptian tombs.

Answer: Greyhound

There is no such thing as a "grey" greyhound. Although "blue" is an official color, it is relatively rare.
7. I'm similar in color to the Beagle; however, at 19-21" I'm considerably taller. I'm a scent hound as well.

Answer: Harrier

The Harrier is an English breed, first seen around 1260.
8. I am eager to please, intelligent, and loyal. A native of Germany, I'm great at finding wounded animals even when the scent is a week old.

Answer: Plott

The Plott is named after the Plott family who moved from Germany to the United States.
9. Just call me "Curly," it fits my tail just great! I'm a short-haired Hound and a native of Africa. Although I'm not mute, you shouldn't hear me bark!

Answer: Basenji

The Basenji will sometimes make a "yodeling" sound.
10. I have a tendency to have a Roman nose; despite this I'm a very dignified dog! My weight can reach as high as 105 pounds if I'm a boy; or around 85 for a girl.

Answer: Borzoi

The Russian Wolfhound was the name of this breed until the 1930s when it was changed to Borzoi.
Source: Author sunflower822

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