2017 Questions of the Week (736 - …)

#767: Do any of your Kerrys have a penchant 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,

18%

Yes, but not too fussy. House guests beware!

4%

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

79%

Comments

Votes: 28

Posted: August 12, 2017


#766: Do you give your Kerry a special clip for summer?

Question suggested by Pat Harrelson - Sherwood, Arkansas


Yes.
No.
I show my Kerry so I cut accordingly.

Yes.

69%

No.

23%

I show my Kerry so I cut accordingly.

8%

Comments

Votes: 26

Posted: August 05, 2017


#765: Is your eldest Kerry highly motivated by treats?

Question suggested by DW


Absolutely! Did someone in a block's radius say the word "Treat"?
Maybe not so much. Interest in treats is not consistent.

Absolutely! Did someone in a block's radius say the word "Treat"?

80%

Maybe not so much. Interest in treats is not consistent.

20%

Comments

Votes: 30

Posted: July 28, 2017


#764: How does your eldest Kerry treat her favourite toys?

Question suggested by DW


Favs are lovingly cared for.
The Best! toys (often the noisiest?) are fated to be chewed up.
Depends; some bitten to bits, others cherished until they fall to pieces with age.

Favs are lovingly cared for.

48%

The Best! toys (often the noisiest?) are fated to be chewed up.

36%

Depends; some bitten to bits, others cherished until they fall to pieces with age.

16%

Comments

Votes: 25

Posted: July 21, 2017


#763: Could a member of your family refer to your Kerry as, "My little blue shadow"?

Question suggested by DW


No, my Kerry is quite independent.
Yes, my Kerry is rarely far away from 'That Special Someone'.
I have more than one Kerry and they are different.

No, my Kerry is quite independent.

7%

Yes, my Kerry is rarely far away from 'That Special Someone'.

84%

I have more than one Kerry and they are different.

9%

Comments

Votes: 43

Posted: July 16, 2017


#762: Who grooms your Kerry?

Question suggested by Not credited, likely JVDB


Breeder
Grooming Shop
I do.
Handler

Breeder

6%

Grooming Shop

39%

I do.

54%

Handler

1%

Comments

Votes: 98

Posted: July 08, 2017


#761: Does your Kerry 'attack' vacuum cleaners (and other noisy things)?

Question suggested by Pat Harrelson


Vacuum cleaners only
Not only vacuum cleaners but...(please comment!)
Nonchalant. Doesn't do that 'attack the noisy monster' thing.
Avoids all noisy things.
I have more than one Kerry and they are different.

Vacuum cleaners only

15%

Not only vacuum cleaners but...(please comment!)

7%

Nonchalant. Doesn't do that 'attack the noisy monster' thing.

48%

Avoids all noisy things.

22%

I have more than one Kerry and they are different.

7%

Comments

Votes: 54

Posted: July 01, 2017


#760: Where is your eldest Kerry's favourite place to roll about on its back?

Question suggested by DW


Grass.
Sand or dirt.
Mud.
Snow.
Stinky, icky stuff.
(Fresh!) bedding.
Doesn't do that 'rolling thing'.
Other - Please comment!

Grass.

44%

Sand or dirt.

2%

Mud.

0%

Snow.

0%

Stinky, icky stuff.

0%

(Fresh!) bedding.

20%

Doesn't do that 'rolling thing'.

22%

Other - Please comment!

12%

Comments

Votes: 41

Posted: June 24, 2017


#759: Have you owned a Kerry with a neurosis or other mental health issues?

Question suggested by Linda deLeon


Thankfully, no problems.
Extreme aggression in certain situations.
Extremely fearful of certain situations.
Extremely timid or shy.
Intense separation anxiety.
Seizures.
Severe spasms.
Self mutilation.
Other - please comment!

Thankfully, no problems.

51%

Extreme aggression in certain situations.

18%

Extremely fearful of certain situations.

10%

Extremely timid or shy.

4%

Intense separation anxiety.

12%

Seizures.

0%

Severe spasms.

2%

Self mutilation.

0%

Other - please comment!

4%

Comments

Votes: 51

Posted: June 17, 2017


#757: What was your first introduction to Kerry Blues?

Question suggested by DW


Information from the internet.

27%

Introduced through an acquaintance or famiiy member

16%

Seen on TV.

2%

Live at a Dog Show.

16%

Just out for a stroll.

5%

Other. Comments welcome!

33%

Comments

Votes: 55

Posted: June 03, 2017


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Today is August 16, 2017

In this month in 2006:

Bennie, the oldest verified Kerry Blue Terrier, died at the age of 18 years, 3 months and 7 days. Bennie was owned by Tim Cunningham and bred by Jack & Eileen Peters, Massapequa, NY.