The Ultimate Quiz
by Staff
Did you know that you can adopt a dog from an animal shelter by going online and browsing the Internet? matches animals in shelters with prospective adopters, making the adoption process easier for everyone. Learn all about this fast-growing site by taking our quiz.

What percentage of dogs in animal shelters are purebred?

  • 10 percent
  • 25 percent
  • 50 percent

Why do potential pet adopters end up buying pets instead of adopting them from shelters?

  • They don't want to go to a shelter.
  • They can't find the pet they want in their local shelter.
  • both of the above

_____ is the largest pet Web site on the Internet, connecting homeless animals with people who want them.


The Foundation helped victims of Hurricane _____ to reunite with their pets after the disaster.

  • Regina
  • Bettina
  • Katrina

Who are the founders of Petfinder?

  • Jared and Betsy Saul
  • Jared and Betsy Paul
  • Jared and Betsy Haul

How many animal adoptions are credited to Petfinder?

  • 10 million
  • 12 million
  • 14 million

Which of the following countries participate in Petfinder's activities?

  • Canada
  • China
  • Greece

How many site visitors does receive per month?

  • more than 4.6 million
  • more than 5.6 million
  • more than 6.6 million's Internet traffic is routed through more than _____ servers.

  • 25
  • 50
  • 100

How does Petfinder raise money for its operations?

  • It has four major sponsors.
  • It sells space to advertisers.
  • both of the above

_____ take in stray or unwanted animals for a set period of time.

  • animal shelters
  • dog-breeding farms
  • pet shops

Which type of pet rescue group only takes in certain breeds of dog?

  • a foster-based rescue group
  • a gender-based rescue group
  • a breed-specific rescue group

Which of the following types of animals can you find on Petfinder?

  • horses
  • frogs
  • bugs

Which of the following small groups might have a listing on Petfinder?

  • doctor's offices
  • veterinary offices
  • accounting offices

What is the first step a member of Petfinder must do to post a pet on Petfinder?

  • Log in to the administration page.
  • Pay a registration fee.
  • Pay a service charge.

How many pictures does Petfinder allow for each pet listed on their Web site?

  • two
  • three
  • five

What does the Petfinder Web site call pet adoption stories with a happy ending?

  • Happy Tails
  • Happy Pet Stories
  • Happy Endings

How can nonmembers and private individuals list pets for adoption on Petfinder?

  • in the classified section
  • in the nonmember section
  • in the courtesy section

Which is the most popular breed listed on the Web site?

  • Labrador retriever
  • poodle
  • beagle explodes the myth that all animals in _____ are old, sick or unadoptable.

  • pet stores
  • zoos
  • animal shelters