The Ultimate Hunting with Dogs Quiz
by Staff
Hunting with dogs is a very controversial subject for some, even though history records dogs assisting men with hunting for thousands of years. Take this quiz to learn more about hunting with dogs.

When did men first use dogs for hunting?

  • 200 years ago
  • 2,000 years ago
  • 20,000 years ago

When did men begin to harvest and domesticate animals?

  • 900 years ago
  • 9,000 years ago
  • 20,000 years ago

What sense do dogs use to discover prey?

  • smell
  • sight
  • touch

What type of dog is depicted in cave paintings as a hunter's helper?

  • pointers
  • shih tzu
  • both answers

What is the main reason for hunting with dogs today?

  • sport
  • subsistence
  • both answers

What group still hunts with dogs for subsistence?

  • Alaskan families
  • Appalachian farmers
  • both answers

How far back do dogs date?

  • 75,000 years
  • 100,000 years
  • 135,000 years

What is the most popular breed of dog in the U.S.?

  • Yorkshire terrier
  • Labrador retriever
  • shih tzu

Which is a popular type of dog for the purpose of hunting?

  • retrievers
  • setters
  • both answers

What hunting dog is known for its patience?

  • setters
  • spaniels
  • hounds

What dog is the smallest used for hunting?

  • hounds
  • spaniels
  • retrievers

What dog is used by the police to investigate crimes?

  • retrievers
  • hounds
  • spaniels

How do dogs become great hunters?

  • trained
  • nature
  • both answers

What is a common method of deer hunting?

  • bow hunting
  • stand hunting
  • stalking

What hunting strategy will work well with dogs?

  • sight hunting
  • driving
  • both answers

What dog training method is used for basic dog obedience?

  • conventional
  • dog whispering
  • positive reinforcement

With the e-collar method of dog training, what is used to punish a dog for not obeying commands?

  • whipping
  • positive reinforcement
  • electric shock collars

What is an argument supporting the use of dogs for hunting?

  • population control
  • hardship for dogs
  • cruelty to the hunted animal

Does hunting with dogs present an unfair advantage to the hunter?

  • Those in favor of dog hunting say no.
  • Those against dog hunting say yes.
  • Both answers are correct.

What country has taken steps to outlaw hunting with dogs?

  • U.S.
  • Canada
  • Britain