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Larger canine breeds are prone to hip dysplasia as well as what disease?
Gastric dialation vulvulus (GDB or Bloat)
Which breeds are much more likley to catch Gastric dialation volvulus?
Labrador retrievers, German shepherds. great danes and saint bernards.
what do brachycephalic dogs look like?
They have round heads with pushed in noses and an underbite.
TRUTH OR FALSE!

Brachycephalic dogs do well in hot climates.
False.
The basenji is a _____ dog because when alarmed it _____ and _____.
Barkless.
yodels
chortles
Shar pei's have health problems due to breeding for excess skin. They are prone to...
Skin infections & droopy eyelids.
Sight hounds with their lean body mass and minimal fat often can be difficult to...
anesthetize.
the Siberian husky and the Alaskan Malamute are _____ energy dogs that need stimulation or they can be _____ especially if _____ inside.
High
destructive
confined.
In the USA some of the breed standards for dogs includes...
ear cropping, tail docking and dewclaw removal.
Which color fur and eye combination is more likley to be blind or deaf?
Blue eyes and white fur.
Siamese cats have crossed eyes that are _____ in color. Their boddies are pale _____ and the colored markings are referred to as _____.
blue
cream
points
Siamese have points on the parts of the body that are cooler such as...
ears, nose, paws, tail and testes.
TRUE OR FALSE!

The manx cat is bred to not have a tail.
TRUE!
What cat likes water?
Turkish Van
Persians have _____ noses, _____-toned eyes, and long _____ hair.
flattened
jewel
silky
The calico color means.
White with big orange and black splotches.
The tortoiseshell color means.
A mix of black and orange and sometimes white.
In England the coloration of orange on a cat is called...
ginger
What is the order of the horse breed size?
miniature
pony
light
draft
what would the horse classified as the coldbllood be?
draft breed
Horses classified as hot bloods are also what?
light horse breeds
Horses classified as warmbloods are also what?
mixes of cold and hot bloods.
TRUE OR FALSE!

All young horses turn one on jan 1st.
True
Miniture horses consist of...
american miniature horses
Pony's consist of...
shetland and welsh
Light breeds consist of...
arabian, quarter horse, thoroughbred
Draft breed consists of ...
belgian, clydesdale and percheron
A colt is a...
young male horse
A filly is a...
young female horse
A foal is a
horse that is 1 years old.
A gelding is a...
horse that has been castrated
A stallion in a..
intact horse for breeding
A mare is a...
female horse
I hand equals how many inches?
4 inches
A mustang is a wild horse and is the _____ of the standard sized horses.
smallest
horses, donkeys are zebras are all...
equines.
A jack is...
a male donkey
a jenny is..
a female donkey
If a jack and a mare reproduce they make a...
mule.
Female mules are called
mare mule
Male mules are called
horse mules
TRUE OR FALSE!

Mules are sterile.
true
A jenny that reproduces with a stallion make a...
hinny
A male hinny makes a...
horse hinny
A female hinny makes a...
mare hinny
Name the major dairy cow breeds.
ayrshire
brown swiss
guernsey
holstein-friesian
jersey
Name the major beef cattle breeds.
Angus
polled hereford
hereford
which breed does not grow horns?
Polled breeds.
Which breeds is likley to suffer from heat related problems due to its body type?
The bull dog.
TRUE OR FALSE!

The bull dog is low to the ground witha high fat content and retains heat better then long lankier breeds.
true
Which dog has a high chance of getting cherry eye?
english bulldog.
Which breed suffers comonly from backbone/vertebral disorders?
the dachshund
What dog in generally recognized as the tallest?
the irish wolf hound.
The Norwegian elkhound is known for...
its thick grey coat
protective personality
keen sense of sight and smell
fearlessness
& hunting elk and moose.
the blood hound has an outstanding what?
jacobson organ.olfactory sense.
What were cocker spaniels breed for?
hunting quail.
What are cocker spaniels susceptible to?
autoimmune hemolytic anemia.
What does dolichocephalic mean?
long nose
Are italian greyhounds considered a fragile breed.
Yes.
TRUE OR FALSE!

are pugs are Boston terriers typically delivered by cesarean section.
true
TRUE OR FALSE!

the clydesdale is recognized as the smallest horse.
false
The falabella is recognized as the smallest breed.
true
Lassie was a...
rough coated collie
The official breed of the royal family is a...
clumber spaniel.
where was the rottweiler originally from?
Rottweil germany
What color is the abyssinian typically?
ruddy.
The britany spaniel is known for its...
agility and sports mindedness.