Dogs have been loyal companions since the ancient Egyptians age offering love, joy, and protection. They have many different characteristics and are spotted all over the world with different breeds. There is one thing that makes them trustworthy, they are the true friends of human beings. They sense the mood, walk with you, and try to make you happy. I’m a dog lover and I know the importance of their kind.
Here is a bundle of dog trivia questions about their breeds, physical structure, history, and heroic actions to mankind that will make you fall in love with them. Let’s get started…
Easy Dog Trivia
- What is the actual origin of the French bulldog?
Answer: – England
- Which dog breed can survive in sub-zero temperatures?
Answer: – Siberian Huskie
- What are the two colors perfectly visible to dogs?
Answer: – Blue and Yellow
- The world’s tallest dog “Zeus” is a what kind of breed?
Answer: – Great Dane
- What is the only dog breed that is good for hunting puffins?
Answer: – The Lundehund
- What is the fastest dog breed that can run faster like a cheetah?
Answer: – Greyhound
- What is the most popular dog breed that most US citizens adopted in 2022?
Answer: – French Bulldog (Latest Update)
- A person who hunts with a Beagle dog is called what?
Answer: – Beagler
- Basenji dog breed originated from which continent?
Answer: – Africa
- What is the average lifespan of the French bulldog breed?
Answer: – 10-12 Years
- Newfoundland breed is named after an island in which county?
Answer: – Canada
- How far can a Greyhound dog run at 35mph?
Answer: – 7 Miles
- How many greyhounds are registered with the National Greyhound Association?
Answer: – 150
- A dog can learn how many words and gestures in their lifetime?
Answer: – 165
- What popular dog breed faces breathing difficulties during flying?
Answer: – French Bulldog
- Which country has the highest population of pet dogs?
Answer: – United States
- How much time does a French bulldog spend on sleeping?
Answer: – 14-16 Hour
- What dog breed was the most popular in the US till 2022?
Answer: – Labrador Retriever
- Which country has the most street dog population on Earth?
Answer: – India
- There are how many recognized dog breeds exist on Earth?
Answer: – 450
Hard Dog Trivia
- What were the three dog breeds rescued from the Titanic sinking?
Answer: – Two Pomeranians and a Pekingese
- Which breed has won the most Westminster Dog Show wins?
Answer: – Wire Fox Terrier
- What was the name of the dog awarded the PDSA Order of Merit For saving nine people in the water in 2016?
Answer: – Whizz (Newfoundlands Dog)
- What are the only two breeds that have black tongues?
Answer: – The Chow Chow and the Shar-Pei
- Which dog breed is the oldest one in the world?
Answer: – Saluki
- What is the only dog breed mentioned in the Bible?
Answer: – Greyhound
- What is the first dog to receive the PDSA Order of Merit?
Answer: – Linpol Luke (Obi)
- What dog breed has a higher body temperature rate than others?
Answer: – Basset hounds
- The first illustration of which dog breed was found in the Great Pyramid of Khufu?
Answer: – Basenjis
- Which dog breed has the highest hunting success rate?
Answer: – African Wild Dogs
- Due to what reason Dalmatians are deaf in one ear?
Answer: – Extreme piebald gene
- Which bulldog breed is known for their long hair?
Answer: – Fluffy French Bulldog (Fluffy Frenchie)
- What is the only dog breed that is born in white and develops spot marks when getting older?
Answer: – Dalmatians
- Which dogs were used by the US Army in World War II to search the Arctic?
Answer: – Siberian Huskies
- What is the top most registered dog breed in the UK?
Answer: – Labrador Retriever
- What kind of dog breed is Biblo who saved the lives of three people at Sennen Cove?
Answer: – Newfoundland
- Maasai hunters in Kenya use which dog breed to lure lions out of their caves?
Answer: – Basenji
- What percentage of US people sign their dog’s name on holiday cards?
Answer: – 70%
- What was the song by the Beatles made with the frequency that a dog can hear?
Answer: – A Day in the Life
- What percentage of the world’s population has pet dogs?
Answer: – 33%
Dog’s Body Part Trivia
- How many taste buds does a dog have?
Answer: – 1700
- Which part of the dog is unique like the human fingerprints?
Answer: – Noses
- How many eyelids does a dog have?
Answer: – Three
- What is the heartbeat of a smaller dag?
Answer: – 140 BPM
- Which part of a dog’s nose is sensitive to smell?
Answer: – Vomeronasal organ
- Which sensory tool helps dogs to navigate in the dark?
Answer: – Whiskers
- The third eyelid of dogs is called what?
Answer: – Nictitating Membrane (The haw)
- A normal dog’s body is constructed with how many bones?
Answer: – 319
- What thing in a dog’s nose absorbs chemicals and seems wet?
Answer: – Mucus clings
- A dog has how many lumbar vertebrae in their lower back?
Answer: – 7
- What is the range of field of vision of a dog?
Answer: – 250′
- What is the hormone that increases the affection of love between dogs and their owners?
Answer: – Oxytocin
- Dog’s ear contains how many muscles move and hear the sound?
Answer: – 18
- Greyhounds have what kind of vision that helps them to see moving objects?
Answer: – Stereoscopic
- Which dog breed has a rose-shaped ear?
Answer: – French Bulldogs
- What part of the body do dogs sweat?
Answer: – Paws
- As compared to humans, a dog’s nose has how many scent receptors?
Answer: – 300 Million
- The pregnancy period of a dog is how many days?
Answer: – 58-68 Days
- What is the smallest bone in a dog’s body?
Answer: – The stapes
- How many times does an adult dog’s heart beat per minute?
Answer: – 60-140 times
General Dog Trivia
- Newfies is the nickname of which dog breed?
Answer: – Newfoundland dogs
- What is the only dog breed that doesn’t bark only yodel?
Answer: – The Basenji
- Australian shepherd dog breed originated from which country?
Answer: – America
- At what age do dogs start sleeping and dreaming more frequently?
Answer: – Puppies and Senior dogs
- Australian shepherds have how many different colors of eyes?
Answer: – Two
- Frog dog is another name of which breed?
Answer: – French Bulldog
- Which breed of Bulldog has a noticeable pinkish-purple coat?
Answer: – Lilac French Bulldog
- When did the first basenji breed arrive in England?
Answer: – 1929
- What are the two different eye colors does Siberian Huske has?
Answer: – Blue & Brown
- What was the name of the first Australian shepherd dog who won a frisbee championship?
Answer: – Hyper Hank
- There are how many pet dogs exist in the US?
Answer: – 89.7 million dogs
- Which people domesticated the Siberian Huskie dog breed?
Answer: – Chukchi
- Who was the blind man who hiked the Appalachian Trail by the guidance of his dog?
Answer: – Mr. Irwin
- What is the term used when a dog’s paws smell like corn chips?
Answer: – Frito feet
- For the sign of dominance which gender do dogs lift their legs when they pee?Male
- The dog is a national animal of which country?
Answer: – Czechoslovakia
- What is the most popular dog breed in China?
Answer: – Chow Chow
- In which country dogs are worshipped as a god?
Answer: – Nepan
- What is the most common street dog breed?
Answer: – Indian pye-dogs
- Which country has the lowest dog population in the World?
Answer: – Netherland
Celebrity Dog Trivia
- What is the name of the dog featured in the 1992 film “Beethoven”?
Answer: – Chris (St. Bernard)
- Who trained dogs in the movie Cujo?
Answer: – Karl Miller
- What was the first sports dog movie ever made?
Answer: – Air Bud
- The dog “Rin Tin Tin” who was nominated for an Academy Award is a which breed dog?
Answer: – German shepherd
- What was the first movie of Tom Hank with a Dog?
Answer: – Turner & Hooch
- When did Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan adopt their dog Beast?
Answer: – 2011
- Which dog movie made Cairn Terrier so famous?
Answer: – The Wizard of Oz
- What was the first movie where the dog character performed by a female dog?
Answer: – Lassie Come Home
- What was the name of the dog that was given by Senator Kennedy to Barack Obama?
Answer: – Bo
- What is the most popular dog breed among Netherlands citizens?
Answer: – Labradoodle
Dog Trivia for Kids
- How many different color forms do greyhounds have?
Answer: – 18
- Which year did the Iditarod Dog Race start?
Answer: – 1973
- Dogs usually have how many vertebrates in their spinal cord?
Answer: – 31
- Who was the first US president to have dogs?
Answer: – George Wahington
- Australian shepherds come in how many standard colors?
Answer: – Six (black and white, red, blue merle, and red merle)
- When did the Siberian Husky Club of America form?
Answer: – 1938
- The bad breath of dogs indicates what?
Answer: – Periodontal disease
- What are the two least popular dog breeds in the United States?
Answer: – Norwegian Lundehund, and English Foxhound
- What height of dogs live longer, Taller or smaller?
Answer: – Smaller
- Dogs belong to which family group?
Answer: – Canidae