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#776: Has your Kerry ever been in a serious fight with another dog?

Question suggested by dw


No, but a serious fight has been avoided only because both owners got control.
Yes, my Kerry has been in a serious fight with another dog.
No, thankfully my Kerry does not seem to display or provoke aggression in other dogs.
I have more than Kerry and they are different.

No, but a serious fight has been avoided only because both owners got control.

29%

Yes, my Kerry has been in a serious fight with another dog.

29%

No, thankfully my Kerry does not seem to display or provoke aggression in other dogs.

38%

I have more than Kerry and they are different.

5%

Comments

Votes: 21

Posted: October 14, 2017


#775: Do any of your Kerrys display an attraction or aversion to certain breeds or types of dogs?

Question suggested by Judi Young - Honolulu HI, Spokane WA


Seems to be attracted to specific breeds or type of dog.
Seems to dislike specific breeds or type of dog.
Particularly friendly to some breeds/types, dislikes others
Likes and dislikes do not seem to be breed or type specific

Seems to be attracted to specific breeds or type of dog.

8%

Seems to dislike specific breeds or type of dog.

12%

Particularly friendly to some breeds/types, dislikes others

17%

Likes and dislikes do not seem to be breed or type specific

62%

Comments

Votes: 24

Posted: October 07, 2017


#774: How does your eldest Kerry rate on the weight scale?

Question suggested by Jann McQuay, Whitby ON


Too skinny.
A shade on the light side.
Just right.
A wee bit on the heavy side of just right.
Packs some extra pounds for sure.

Too skinny.

3%

A shade on the light side.

19%

Just right.

48%

A wee bit on the heavy side of just right.

26%

Packs some extra pounds for sure.

3%

Comments

Votes: 31

Posted: September 30, 2017


#773: Please rate your overall impression of the KBTF website on a scale of 1-5, 1=lousy, 5=fabulous.

Question suggested by dw


1
2
3
4
5

1

2%

2

5%

3

9%

4

37%

5

47%

Comments

Votes: 43

Posted: September 23, 2017


#772: Does your Kerry endeavour to follow you into the bathroom?

Question suggested by Pat Harrelson - Sherwood, Arkansas


My Kerry usually follows me into the bathroom.
My Kerry would like to accompany me into the bathroom but I prefer my privacy.
My Kerry is not particularly interested in the goings on within the bathroom.
I have ore than one Kerry and they are different.

My Kerry usually follows me into the bathroom.

80%

My Kerry would like to accompany me into the bathroom but I prefer my privacy.

12%

My Kerry is not particularly interested in the goings on within the bathroom.

5%

I have ore than one Kerry and they are different.

2%

Comments

Votes: 41

Posted: September 16, 2017


#771: Do you find yourself coaxing your Kerry to eat?

Question suggested by dw


Never any need, my Kerry(s) have a good appetite.
Coaxing a dog to eat? Not! Maybe after polishing my silverware.
Every once and a while I do some coaxing.
More often than I'd like.
Pretty much a daily ritual (sigh).
I have more than one Kerry and they are different.

Never any need, my Kerry(s) have a good appetite.

25%

Coaxing a dog to eat? Not! Maybe after polishing my silverware.

4%

Every once and a while I do some coaxing.

25%

More often than I'd like.

19%

Pretty much a daily ritual (sigh).

27%

I have more than one Kerry and they are different.

0%

Comments

Votes: 48

Posted: September 09, 2017


#770: Do any of your Kerrys try to eat nonfood items outside such as leaves, grass or twigs?

Question suggested by Pat Harrelson - Sherwood, Arkansas


Yes
No

Yes

62%

No

38%

Comments

Votes: 29

Posted: September 02, 2017


#769: If people are at home, does your Kerry desire company in the room while (s)he feeds?

Question suggested by dw


Won't eat without someone nearby.
Sometimes insists on company, sometimes it's OK to feed without a human present.
Prefers company but not insistent.
Doesn't seem to care.
I have more than one Kerry and they are different.

Won't eat without someone nearby.

19%

Sometimes insists on company, sometimes it's OK to feed without a human present.

8%

Prefers company but not insistent.

39%

Doesn't seem to care.

31%

I have more than one Kerry and they are different.

3%

Comments

Votes: 36

Posted: August 26, 2017


#768: Does your Kerry enjoy sleeping in your RV or camper?

Question suggested by Pat Harrelson


Yes. My Kerry enjoys sleeping in our RV or camper.
No. My Kerry is not that happy sleeping in our RV or camper.
No RV or camper in our family but my Kerry would probably be fine.
My Kerry is likely quite happy that we don't have an RV or camper!

Yes. My Kerry enjoys sleeping in our RV or camper.

26%

No. My Kerry is not that happy sleeping in our RV or camper.

4%

No RV or camper in our family but my Kerry would probably be fine.

52%

My Kerry is likely quite happy that we don't have an RV or camper!

17%

Comments

Votes: 23

Posted: August 19, 2017


#767: Do any of your Kerrys have a taste for human apparel?

Question suggested by DW


Yes, the (under?)garments, gloves or shoes of a specific person or people,
Yes, but not too fussy. House guests beware!
We can rest easy. Our Kerry (thankfully) does not expect to be served our clothes.

Yes, the (under?)garments, gloves or shoes of a specific person or people,

20%

Yes, but not too fussy. House guests beware!

5%

We can rest easy. Our Kerry (thankfully) does not expect to be served our clothes.

75%

Comments

Votes: 40

Posted: August 12, 2017


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Today is October 17, 2017

In this month in 1920:

Michael Collins, on his 30th birthday, competed in the first Kerry show in Dublin.