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#721: How often does your Kerry sleep on its back with its feet in the air?

Question suggested by Peter Stockman


Never.
Occasionally.
Often.
Always.
I have more than one and they are different.

Never.

45%

Occasionally.

21%

Often.

21%

Always.

3%

I have more than one and they are different.

11%

Comments

Votes: 38

Posted: September 24, 2016


#720: Have you had a Kerry appear to suffer PTSD from a traumatic event?

Question suggested by Bill Eyl


Never suffered a traumatic event.
Suffered a traumatuc event (eg. tornado, car accident) and seems OK.
Suffered a truamatic even and has PTSD type symptoms..

Never suffered a traumatic event.

77%

Suffered a traumatuc event (eg. tornado, car accident) and seems OK.

5%

Suffered a truamatic even and has PTSD type symptoms..

18%

Comments

Votes: 22

Posted: September 17, 2016


#719: How does your Kerry behave when you jump into or swim in water?

Question suggested by Peter Stockman


Goes off to sniff around on its own
Watches calmly
Dives in to join the fun
Gets agitated, barks, paces

Goes off to sniff around on its own

12%

Watches calmly

20%

Dives in to join the fun

20%

Gets agitated, barks, paces

48%

Comments

Votes: 25

Posted: September 10, 2016


#718: What are your Kerry's drinking habits?

Question suggested by Judi Young - Spokane, WA


Likes fresh and cool from it's bowl
Prefers its bowl but water is water.
Likes water fresh and cold but preferably not from it's bowl
Not picky, just avoids using 'The Dog's Bowl' if possible.

Likes fresh and cool from it's bowl

53%

Prefers its bowl but water is water.

27%

Likes water fresh and cold but preferably not from it's bowl

14%

Not picky, just avoids using 'The Dog's Bowl' if possible.

6%

Comments

Votes: 49

Posted: September 03, 2016


#717: If left alone, would your Kerry(s) rather be outside or inside?

Question suggested by Bill Eyl


Outside - on a nice day of course!
Inside.
Doesn't matter, just don;t leave me!

Outside - on a nice day of course!

7%

Inside.

55%

Doesn't matter, just don;t leave me!

38%

Comments

Votes: 42

Posted: August 27, 2016


#716: Does your Kerry loiter in the shade when out walking on a hot, sunny day?

Question suggested by Doug White - Toronto, Canada


Doesn't sem to take any notice.
Yes, tends to loiter in the shade.
Does its Kerry best to avoid the sun.
I have more than one and they are different.

Doesn't sem to take any notice.

49%

Yes, tends to loiter in the shade.

18%

Does its Kerry best to avoid the sun.

27%

I have more than one and they are different.

7%

Comments

Votes: 45

Posted: August 20, 2016


#715: Can your Kerry(s) swim?

Question suggested by Doug White - Toronto, Canada


Lots of splashing but not much progress - could drown
Swimming ability is marginal, to be avoided if possible.
Taught how to swim, my Kerry is now proficient.
My Kerry has never tried.
Knew how to swim the first time in.
I have more than one Kerry and they are different.

Lots of splashing but not much progress - could drown

10%

Swimming ability is marginal, to be avoided if possible.

13%

Taught how to swim, my Kerry is now proficient.

10%

My Kerry has never tried.

39%

Knew how to swim the first time in.

20%

I have more than one Kerry and they are different.

8%

Comments

Votes: 61

Posted: August 13, 2016


#714: How does your Kerry react to a body of water on a hot day?

Question suggested by Doug White - Toronto, Canada


Paws might get wet but that's about all.
Can be coaxed in.
Enjoys going for a dip.
If there;s water nearby, my Kerry is in it!
I have more than one Kerry and they are different.

Paws might get wet but that's about all.

61%

Can be coaxed in.

12%

Enjoys going for a dip.

5%

If there;s water nearby, my Kerry is in it!

17%

I have more than one Kerry and they are different.

5%

Comments

Votes: 41

Posted: August 06, 2016


#713: What will your eldest Kerry be doing after 15 minutes alone in a vehicle?

Question suggested by Doug White - Toronto, Canada


Lying down or napping
Sitting on a seat looking out window
Standig alert on seat looking out window
Pacing, upset, not a happy camper.

Lying down or napping

33%

Sitting on a seat looking out window

17%

Standig alert on seat looking out window

39%

Pacing, upset, not a happy camper.

10%

Comments

Votes: 69

Posted: July 30, 2016


#712: Does your healthy Kerry have stinky breath?

Question suggested by Doug White - Toronto, Canada


Depends on one's definition of 'stinky'
No
Yes
Sometimes
Some of my Kerries do, some don't.

Depends on one's definition of 'stinky'

6%

No

35%

Yes

35%

Sometimes

17%

Some of my Kerries do, some don't.

6%

Comments

Votes: 63

Posted: July 23, 2016


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Today is September 29, 2016

In this month in 2002:

The Kerry Blue Terrier Foundations established a fund with the Canine Health Foundation of the AKC to pool funds for H&G research to benefit the breed.