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#842: If your Kerry doesn't turn stone deaf and blind when commanded to action, you usually reward with:

Question suggested by dw


A treat.
Praise.
A combination of the above.
My Kerry is disciplined if my command ignored..Nothing more.
Carrot AND stick.
If my Kerry could speak, she would likely say: "You want commands? Get a Sheltie".
Just checking poll results.

A treat.

17%

Praise.

17%

A combination of the above.

33%

My Kerry is disciplined if my command ignored..Nothing more.

0%

Carrot AND stick.

0%

If my Kerry could speak, she would likely say: "You want commands? Get a Sheltie".

0%

Just checking poll results.

33%

Comments

Votes: 6

Posted: January 19, 2019


#841: How do you usually command (beg?) your Kerry to perform a task?

Question suggested by dw


Voice.
Hand signals.
A combination of the above.
Do what?
Other. Please comment.
Just checking poll results.

Voice.

19%

Hand signals.

0%

A combination of the above.

69%

Do what?

6%

Other. Please comment.

0%

Just checking poll results.

6%

Comments

Votes: 16

Posted: January 12, 2019


#840: Did your Kerry saunter around the meal table over the holidays?

Question suggested by dw


Yes
No
Just checking poll results

Yes

54%

No

38%

Just checking poll results

8%

Comments

Votes: 26

Posted: January 05, 2019


#839: Do you serve your Kerry a wee portion of your special holiday cooking?

Question suggested by dw


Yes
No
Just checking poll results.

Yes

82%

No

18%

Just checking poll results.

0%

Comments

Votes: 28

Posted: December 22, 2018


#838: How old was your eldest Kerry.when you go.her?

Question suggested by dw


I was there at her birth.
1 day to 5 months.
6 months to 2 years.
3 years to 7 years.
8 years or older.
Just checking poll results.

I was there at her birth.

3%

1 day to 5 months.

59%

6 months to 2 years.

16%

3 years to 7 years.

16%

8 years or older.

6%

Just checking poll results.

0%

Comments

Votes: 32

Posted: December 15, 2018


#837: Does your Kerry like visits to the vet?

Question suggested by Jann McQuay, Whitby, ON


Absolutely, with enthusiasm
Yes, with reservation.
Not really.
Absolute dislike.
Just checking poll results.

Absolutely, with enthusiasm

62%

Yes, with reservation.

17%

Not really.

10%

Absolute dislike.

10%

Just checking poll results.

0%

Comments

Votes: 29

Posted: December 08, 2018


#836: If things were to start getting intimate with your companion and your Kerry is with you in the bedroom, you would likely:

Question suggested by dw


Shoo him out, close the door and expect the complaining to begin.
Shoo her out, close the door and anticipate she will amuse herself until the door re-opens.
Secure him in his kennel or in another room.
Get on with things and let your Kerry lie, he will likely ignore the proceedings.
Share some special moments, with your Kerry chaperone keeping a close eye on things.
Leave the bedroom to your Kerry(s) and go find a couch.
Just checking poll results.

Shoo him out, close the door and expect the complaining to begin.

9%

Shoo her out, close the door and anticipate she will amuse herself until the door re-opens.

3%

Secure him in his kennel or in another room.

12%

Get on with things and let your Kerry lie, he will likely ignore the proceedings.

56%

Share some special moments, with your Kerry chaperone keeping a close eye on things.

3%

Leave the bedroom to your Kerry(s) and go find a couch.

0%

Just checking poll results.

16%

Comments

Votes: 32

Posted: December 01, 2018


xxx: Do you think organizing the 7xx QOTWs and comments into an indexed data base would be an asset to the KBTF website?

Question suggested by dw


Definitely not worth the effort for the amount of use I ssuspect it would get.
KInda useful but I'm not sure how much..
Useful, likely worth the effort.
Absolutely!

Definitely not worth the effort for the amount of use I ssuspect it would get.

0%

KInda useful but I'm not sure how much..

100%

Useful, likely worth the effort.

0%

Absolutely!

0%

Comments

Votes: 1

Posted: November 30, 2018


#835: Does your eldest Kerry carry identification?

Question suggested by dw


Yes, a microchip.
Yes, a tattoo.
No.
Just checking poll results.

Yes, a microchip.

97%

Yes, a tattoo.

0%

No.

3%

Just checking poll results.

0%

Comments

Votes: 35

Posted: November 24, 2018


#834: Have you experienced lipomas (fatty lumps) in your Kerries?

Question suggested by Jann McQuay - Whitby, Ont.


Never.
Several.
Many.
Just checking poll results.

Never.

7%

Several.

45%

Many.

38%

Just checking poll results.

11%

Comments

Votes: 56

Posted: November 17, 2018


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Today is January 20, 2019

On this day in 1922:

The first meeting of the Irish kennel club was held.