By Joe Petz
Test your knowledge of all things animal by taking the quiz below: Some of the answers may surprise you!
1. Which species was first domesticated by mankind?
D. Lady Gaga and her Little Monsters.
2. What are the two most popular animals on the planet?
A. Dogs and dolphins.
B. Domestic cats and birds.
C. Reptiles and primates.
D. Monkeys and large cats, like Pumas and Cougars.
3. What is the most dangerous animal in the world?
A. The Great White shark.
B. The Hippopotamus.
C. The Mosquito
D. The Rattlesnake.
4. What is the smartest animal on Earth (excluding humans)?
A. The Dolphin.
B. The Parrot.
C. The Pig.
D. The Chimpanzee.
5. What is the most endangered species?
A. The Ivory-Billed Woodpecker.
B. The Leatherback Sea Turtle.
C. Smart People (due to the surge in popularity of reality television).
Give yourself 5 points for each question you answered correctly, then access your animal knowledge according to the chart below…
5 or less: It’s time to educate yourself on animal awareness. Consider taking a class from a chimp.
10: You’ve got a long way to go before you consider yourself an animal expert. Here’s your first step toward increasing your internal database: “Animal” from Muppets Most Wanted is NOT REALLY AN ANIMAL AT ALL: He’s a MUPPET.
15: You know the basics and can definitely differentiate between a dog and a cat but, beyond that, you’ve got a ways to go…
20: You’re a borderline Animal Detective! Good work!
25: You’re the ultimate Animal Ace! Brilliant work!
May is National Microchipping Month. You may have some questions about microchipping your pet. It is safe? Can I afford it? Does it really work? The answers are YES! The process is simple. Your pet is injected with a microchip at a clinic. The microchip is registered with your information and placed into a database. […]