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#806: Suppose a door was open and your Kerry escaped unnoticed, would she most likely:

Question suggested by dw


Either not leave or would stay near the open door.

14%

Go for a tour around the property but remain on her turf, maybe come back inside.

17%

Go for a tour around the neighbourhood or area and then return.

31%

Head out to explore the big world out there and never look back (until too late?)

22%

Mosey around and promptly get lost.

2%

I have more than one and they would act differently.

6%

Just checking poll results.

7%

Comments

Votes: 81

Posted: May 12, 2018


#805: What do you do to your Kerry's fall?

Question suggested by Jann McQuay - Whitby, Ont.


Nothing. One cannot really see my Kerry's eyes.

30%

I keep my Kerry's fall short so the eyes are quite visible.

30%

I often bind my Kerry's fall with an elastic or a bow.

7%

My Kerry is groomed to have virtually no fall.

12%

I have more than one Kerry and they are different.

9%

Just checking poll results.

11%

Comments

Votes: 56

Posted: May 05, 2018


#804: Do you ever check poll results later after voting?

Question suggested by dw


Rarely if ever.

0%

Sometimes.

38%

Often.

50%

I tend to vote towards the end of the week.

0%

Just checking poll results.

12%

Comments

Votes: 26

Posted: April 28, 2018


#803: How does your Kerry react when a bath is "suggested"?

Question suggested by Pat Harrelson - Sherwood, Arkansas


My Kerry goes to "hide".

26%

My Kerry plays "Catch me if you can!"

11%

My Kerry morosely accepts Fate and allows me to herd her into the bath.

40%

My Kerry is pretty chipper about the whole experience.

6%

My Kerry hears the water run and is ready to leap in.

2%

I have more than one and they act differently.

6%

Just checking poll results.

9%

Comments

Votes: 47

Posted: April 21, 2018


#802: How does your Kerry typically express that he/she is annoyed or angry with you?

Question suggested by Sharon Arkoff - Sudbury, MA


Finds a perch from which she 'refuses' to look at me.

14%

Finds a perch from which he casts baleful stares.

7%

My Kerry leaves the room.

12%

My Kerry will get into mischief.

2%

My Kerry will bark at me.

45%

I have more than one and they act differently.

5%

Just checking poll results.

14%

Comments

Votes: 42

Posted: April 14, 2018


#801: Is your eldest Kerry spayed or neutered?

Question suggested by dw


My eldest Kerry is female and she is spayed

46%

My eldest Kerry is male and he his neutered.

28%

My eldest Kerry is female and she is not spayed.

10%

My eldest Kerry is male and he is not neutered.

8%

Just checking poll results.

8%

Comments

Votes: 39

Posted: April 07, 2018


#800: What type of restraint might your Kerry wear on walks?

Question suggested by Jann McQuay - Whitby, Ont. (ed.- a town near Toronto)


regular

38%

choke

5%

Halti

5%

martingale

9%

harness

35%

Other

0%

I never restrain my Kerry on walks.

2%

Just checking poll results

8%

Comments

Votes: 66

Posted: March 31, 2018


#799: Is your Kerry allowed on the furniture?

Question suggested by dw


"Good dog" Kerrys stay on ground level.

15%

My Kerry knows the critter friendly furniture and the "No fly zones".

20%

My Kerry is allowed on pretty much anything, short of the kitchen table.

49%

My Kerry does not live in my quarters.

0%

Just checking poll results.

16%

Comments

Votes: 61

Posted: March 24, 2018


#798: Has your Kerry become more or less aggressive with age?

Question suggested by dw


I haven't noticed a change in aggression level as my Kerry ages.

31%

My Kerry has become generally less aggressive with age

33%

My Kerry has become generally more aggressive with age.

13%

I have more than one Kerry and they are different.

7%

Just checking poll results.

16%

Comments

Votes: 45

Posted: March 17, 2018


#797: Does your Kerry suffer from separation anxiety?

Question suggested by dw


No. My Kerry has no playmates and is fine when left alone.

32%

My Kerry has other animals to play with and is OK with no human family around..

15%

My Kerry has other animals to play with and still frets if his humans are gone.

3%

My Kerry hs no playmates and frets when alone.

12%

My Kerry is extremely anxious when left alone.

15%

I have more than one Kerry and they are different.

6%

Just checking poll results.

18%

Comments

Votes: 34

Posted: March 10, 2018


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Today is February 17, 2019

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A Kerry Blue named "Katie" was attacked by a cougar in British Columbia; Kerry survives, 140 lb cougar dead. The full story is on this web site.