Name That Dog Breed

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25 Questions - Developed by: Dawn Acciaioli - The quiz is developed on: - 10.871 taken - User Rating: 4.11 of 5.0 - 9 Votes

The following quiz will give you descriptions, facts, and clues about certain dog breeds. You need to correctly choose the right breed that best fits the clues/facts given.
Some of the questions/clues will be easy, some more challenging. Point values will be different for every question, the most points will be given to whoever answers the most questions correctly. Some are pretty tricky....GOOD LUCK

  • 1
    I'm a dog that comes in a variety of colors & patterns. I generally weigh 9-15 lbs. I'm a wise choice for people with allergies because I don't shed. My tail is long & curls over my back. I am a:
    Shih-Tzu
    Chiwuawua
    Welsh Corgi
    Maltese
  • 2
    I am a tall, short haired breed with a long tail. I'm well known for my long, backwards stripe running down my back. I am a:
    Boxer
    Border Collie
    Greyhound
    Rhodisian Ridgeback
  • 3
    People are always calling me ugly because my lack-of-fur. My brother was born fluffy, but not me! My body temperature is slightly higher to keep me warm. I am a:
    Bichon Frise
    Italian Greyhound
    Mini-Dachshund
    Chinese Crested
  • 4
    I come in 2 varieties: smooth & rough. My nose is long, & tends to drip. I had a cousin who was famous from his TV series. I am a:
    St. Bernard
    English Mastiff
    Collie
    Newfoundland
  • 5
    I'm short to the ground, long bodied, & have big, clunky feet. I may be on the slower side, but my nose works great for helping my dad hunt. I am a:
    Pembroke Corgi
    Bassett Hound
    Whippet
    Labrador Retriever
  • 6
    I am the most intelligent breed recognized by the AKC. I rule on the agility course, & love to work on the farm. I am a:
    Bull Terrier
    Border Collie
    Old English Sheep Dog
    Havenese
  • 7
    Unfortunately many people tend to abandon me at the pound. I am a happy & loving dog who is eager to please. I have a bad rap due to my "masters" bad choices. I am a:
    English Mastiff
    German Shepard
    Bulldog
    American Pit Bull Terrier
  • 8
    I am also very intelligent. My coat is usually black & brown, but sometimes I'm solid black. I put the "K-9" in canine. I am a:
    Rottweiler
    German Shepard
    Chocolate Labrador Retriever
    Doberman Pinscher
  • 9
    I originated in various parts of England. My hair can be long & silky if properly cared for. I am a fragile lap dog. I am a:
    West Highland White Terrier
    Yorkshire Terrier
    Shih-Tzu
    Bichon Frise
  • 10
    I am bold, brave, & short. My coat is ALWAYS white. I was bred to seek out foxes & badgers. My tail kind of looks like a carrot. I am a:
    American Eskimo
    Maltese
    West Highland White Terrier
    Bichon Frise
  • 11
    I come in 2 varieties: American & English. My hair will grow really long and thick if not groomed regularly. My ears are long & lay flat against my head. I'm very popular in the U.S. I am a:
    Clumber Spaniel
    American Water Spaniel
    Cocker Spaniel
    Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
  • 12
    My cousin is the Bichon Frise, but I come from the Mediterranean region. I'm very playful & great with children. I tend to "hop" when I run. I am a:
    Mini-Poodle
    Maltese
    Brittney Spaniel
    Havanese
  • 13
    I am a large dog, with a tri-colored coat. My heavy skin & coat helps keep me warm when I'm in the snow being a search & rescue dog. I am a:
    Alaskan Malamute
    American Eskimo
    St. Bernard
    Old English Sheep Dog
  • 14
    I have been a popular mascot for many schools. I'm short & stocky with a stub for a tail. I come from Brittain. I am a:
    Brittney Spaniel
    Old English Bull Dog
    English Mastiff
    Basset Hound
  • 15
    I'm not a very popular breed, even though I look very elegant.. I'm tall with a long tail. I am known as "The Royal Dog of Egypt" I am a:
    Basenji
    Whippet
    Weimaraner
    Saluki
  • 16
    I am known mainly for my wrinkles. Under close observation, you see my hair "hooks" at the tips as a natural defense mechanism. I am from Asian decent. I am a:
    Japanese Chin
    Spitz
    Chinese Shar-pei
    Chinese Crested
  • 17
    Many people will confuse me with a Pit Bull Terrier. I'm taller & more stubborn. I'm known for my distinctive "eye-patches". I am a:
    American Bull Dog
    English Bull Dog
    French Bulldog
    Bull Terrier
  • 18
    I'm a brave & big dog, with short shedding fur. I tend to be VERY hyper, but that's alright because I have a job to do....I spot a challenge! I am a:
    Rottweiler
    Airedale Terrier
    Dalmatian
    Chow-Chow
  • 19
    I come in 2 different heights. I'm best known for my howling, loud bark. I have lots of energy to burn off working in the forest. I am a:
    Basset Hound
    Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever
    Beagle
    Mini-Dachshund
  • 20
    I'm part of the hound group, sight hound to be exact. I have a thick, silky coat, & a tail with a "ring" at the tip. Grooming is always a hassle. I am a:
    Afghan Hound
    Pharaoh Hound
    Elk Hound
    Bearded Collie
  • 21
    I am a good apartment dog because I am EXTREMELY quiet. I originate from Africa, and I'm known as the "bark-less dog". I am a:
    Pomeranian
    Basenji
    Great Pyrenees
    Whippet
  • 22
    I will make you toss & turn all night long with my loud, obnoxious snoring...hey it has to be my pushed-in-face. You know you think my cinnamon bun tail is adorable. I am a:
    Akita
    Pug
    Siberian Husky
    Chow-Chow
  • 23
    My fur is ultra thick & double coated. I shed A LOT....everywhere. I originated in the U.S. I'm part of the working group, putting in LONG hours on the clock. I am a:
    Siberian Husky
    Greater Swiss Mountain Dog
    Alaskan Malamute
    American Eskimo
  • 24
    I am a handsome, dark man. Tall & proud. I hail from Scotland. My ears are set low to my head & I love to hunt. I am a:
    German Short Haired Pointer
    Gordon Setter
    English Setter
    Irish Setter
  • 25
    I'm the largest member of the terrier group. I hold the title "King of the Terriers". I come from England & like to "sport" a long beard. I am a:
    Airedale Terrier
    Bedlington Terrier
    Bull Terrier
    Scottish Terrier