Canis Lupus Familiaris

When I was a small boy, I was told there are two types of people: Dog People and Cat People. In honor of the former we've created this little quiz to see how much you know about this four-legged furry animal.

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What 20th-century musician refers to the dark, wild, ego-driven side of mankind as "The Black Dog"?
Willie Nelson
Waylon Jennings
Johnny Cash
Jim Morrison
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What was the breed of "Nana" in J.M Barrie's novel Peter Pan?
Newfoundland
Great Dane
St. Bernard
Bull Mastiff
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The first dog shot into orbit was...
...a Jack Russell Terrier
...a German Shepard
...a Bull Terrier
...a Mutt
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Sirius is the name of a satellite radio company, a Harry Potter character, a star constellation and a dog in Greek mythology. Who was the dog's owner?
Orion
Prometheus
Bacchus
Hercules
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We all know that Lassie belonged to Timmy. But what were the names of Timmy's parents?
Jeff and Ellen Miller
Paul and Ruth Martin
jason and Elinore Monroe
Peter and Rachel McGill
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Every American President since Warren Harding has been a dog owner. Which President received a storm of protest after being photographed lifting his dog up by its ears?
Dwight Eisenhower
Lyndon Johnson
Richard Nixon
Gerald Ford
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No one likes the sound of a barking dog at three in the morning. Which of these dogs cannot bark?
Treeing Feist
Briard
Saluki
Dingo
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Russian Surgeon Vladimir Petrovich Demikhov stunned and shocked the world in 1955 when he performed this successful surgery on a dog....
Sex Change Operation
Head Transplant
Bone Marrow Transplant
Cataract Surgery