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#752: Has your Kerry ever had a tick bite? Do you use a preventative treatment?

Question suggested by Jann McQuay -Toronto


No, I use a tick prevention system.
No and i don't use a tick prevention system.
Yes, I use a tick prevention system now.
Yes and I don't use a tick prevention system now.

No, I use a tick prevention system.

50%

No and i don't use a tick prevention system.

33%

Yes, I use a tick prevention system now.

17%

Yes and I don't use a tick prevention system now.

0%

Comments

Votes: 6

Posted: April 28, 2017


#751: Does your Kerry get jealous if you and another dog flirt?

Question suggested by Doug White - Toronto, Canada


Not at all bothered.
Somewhat perturbed but tolerates the indiscrecion.
Definitely PO'ed.
Seems ready to tear the other dog's head off and deal with me later.
Depends on the competition in some way we humans cannot comprehend.
I have more than one and they are different

Not at all bothered.

29%

Somewhat perturbed but tolerates the indiscrecion.

24%

Definitely PO'ed.

14%

Seems ready to tear the other dog's head off and deal with me later.

10%

Depends on the competition in some way we humans cannot comprehend.

19%

I have more than one and they are different

5%

Comments

Votes: 21

Posted: April 22, 2017


#750: How many Kerries have owned you?

Question suggested by Pat Harrelson


One
Two
Three
Four
Five
Six or more

One

16%

Two

21%

Three

17%

Four

13%

Five

8%

Six or more

25%

Comments

Votes: 76

Posted: April 15, 2017


#749: What breed is your Kerry most often confused with?

Question suggested by Diane Simmons - ME


Puli
Portuguese Waterdog
Airdale
Wheaton
Irish
Another terrier breed
Poodle
Mutt
None of the above

Puli

0%

Portuguese Waterdog

8%

Airdale

10%

Wheaton

0%

Irish

0%

Another terrier breed

25%

Poodle

16%

Mutt

0%

None of the above

41%

Comments

Votes: 51

Posted: April 08, 2017


#748: Do you take your Kerry to designated dog parks?

Question suggested by Pat Harrelson


No. Not convenient.
No.Not suitable for our Kerry.
Often
Our first choice of walking areas.

No. Not convenient.

22%

No.Not suitable for our Kerry.

41%

Often

22%

Our first choice of walking areas.

16%

Comments

Votes: 37

Posted: April 01, 2017


#747: In which situation is your eldest Kerry most likely to display aggression?

Question suggested by Doug White - Toronto, Canada


When a dog or person invades his space.
When a dog or person invades his family's space.
Stands his ground but generally not offensive unless pestered.
Has a challenging attitude that seems to provoke.
Would like to scrap with just about anything with a pulse.
Basically never.
Other. Please comment!

When a dog or person invades his space.

6%

When a dog or person invades his family's space.

22%

Stands his ground but generally not offensive unless pestered.

22%

Has a challenging attitude that seems to provoke.

9%

Would like to scrap with just about anything with a pulse.

16%

Basically never.

25%

Other. Please comment!

0%

Comments

Votes: 32

Posted: March 25, 2017


#746: How “interested” is your eldest Kerry in cats?

Question suggested by Diane Simmons, ME


Ignores cats.
Nonchalant.
Interested but cat is safe..
A bit too interested.
Would likely scrap.
My Kerry figures cats are for eating. My vet could buy a small sailboat.

Ignores cats.

8%

Nonchalant.

3%

Interested but cat is safe..

37%

A bit too interested.

13%

Would likely scrap.

24%

My Kerry figures cats are for eating. My vet could buy a small sailboat.

16%

Comments

Votes: 38

Posted: March 18, 2017


xxxWhat New Year's resolutions will you make for your Kerry?

Question suggested by Patrick Donegal, North Dakota, USA.


1. I will brush her teeth every day
2. I will make a donation in his name to KBTF
3. I will find time for more cuddles
4. I will share more space on the bed
5. Other

1. I will brush her teeth every day

0%

2. I will make a donation in his name to KBTF

0%

3. I will find time for more cuddles

0%

4. I will share more space on the bed

0%

5. Other

0%

Comments

Votes: 0

Posted: March 18, 2017


xxxHow do you share Christmas with your Kerry?

Question suggested by Judi Young Honolulu HI,Spokane WA


1. He has his own stocking filled with gifts
2. She gets presents under the tree
3. Letting him share some of human Christmas feast
4. Making sure she has some quiet time
5. All of the above
6. Other

1. He has his own stocking filled with gifts

67%

2. She gets presents under the tree

0%

3. Letting him share some of human Christmas feast

33%

4. Making sure she has some quiet time

0%

5. All of the above

0%

6. Other

0%

Comments

Votes: 3

Posted: March 18, 2017


#745: Do you feel comfortable with letting your Kerry off-leash on outings?

Question suggested by Diane Simmons, ME


Never.
Only inside a dog park.
Only in certain areas where trouble is unlikely.
Yes, pretty much anywhere traffic is not an issue.

Never.

43%

Only inside a dog park.

7%

Only in certain areas where trouble is unlikely.

39%

Yes, pretty much anywhere traffic is not an issue.

11%

Comments

Votes: 61

Posted: March 11, 2017


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