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#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.

44%

Extreme aggression in certain situations.

19%

Extremely fearful of certain situations.

11%

Extremely timid or shy.

6%

Intense separation anxiety.

14%

Seizures.

0%

Severe spasms.

3%

Self mutilation.

0%

Other - please comment!

3%

Comments

Votes: 36

Posted: June 17, 2017


#758: Does your Kerry occasionally 'go wild' and race around the house or yard?

Question suggested by DW


No never.
Every once and a while.
Every day or two.
I have more than one Kerry and they are different.

No never.

10%

Every once and a while.

58%

Every day or two.

26%

I have more than one Kerry and they are different.

6%

Comments

Votes: 31

Posted: June 09, 2017


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

Question suggested by DW


Information from the internet.
Introduced through an acquaintance or famiiy member
Seen on TV.
Live at a Dog Show.
Just out for a stroll.
Other. Comments welcome!

Information from the internet.

24%

Introduced through an acquaintance or famiiy member

20%

Seen on TV.

2%

Live at a Dog Show.

12%

Just out for a stroll.

7%

Other. Comments welcome!

34%

Comments

Votes: 41

Posted: June 03, 2017


#756: Did you own a Terrier breed prior to being owned by a Kerry?

Question suggested by Doug White - Calgary, Canada


No, a Kerry was my first dog.
Yes, I had a Terrier before my first Kerry.
No, a Kerry was my first Terrier.

No, a Kerry was my first dog.

18%

Yes, I had a Terrier before my first Kerry.

48%

No, a Kerry was my first Terrier.

35%

Comments

Votes: 40

Posted: May 27, 2017


#755: How would you describe the texture of your eldest Kerry's coat?

Question suggested by Doug White - Calgary, Canada


Quite soft.
Pretty coarse.
In between quite soft and pretty coarse

Quite soft.

74%

Pretty coarse.

2%

In between quite soft and pretty coarse

23%

Comments

Votes: 43

Posted: May 20, 2017


#754: Has a Kerry of yours ever suffered from seasonal allergies?

Question suggested by Diane Simmons - ME


In the spring.
In the fall.,
At least a couple times a year.
Never.

In the spring.

8%

In the fall.,

0%

At least a couple times a year.

26%

Never.

66%

Comments

Votes: 38

Posted: May 13, 2017


#753: Does your Kerry 'punish' you if you 'misbehave'? How?

Question suggested by Jann Lane - Laguna Beach, CA


Not that I've noticed. Perhaps I am a good servant?
Gives me 'the cold shoulder' and ignores me.
Barks at me.
Chews on something that SHOULD NOT be touched by doggie teeth.
Fouls our 'nest'.
Other. Please comment if you can!

Not that I've noticed. Perhaps I am a good servant?

36%

Gives me 'the cold shoulder' and ignores me.

29%

Barks at me.

26%

Chews on something that SHOULD NOT be touched by doggie teeth.

2%

Fouls our 'nest'.

2%

Other. Please comment if you can!

5%

Comments

Votes: 42

Posted: May 06, 2017


#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.

27%

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

27%

Yes, I use a tick prevention system now.

38%

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

9%

Comments

Votes: 45

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.

26%

Somewhat perturbed but tolerates the indiscrecion.

26%

Definitely PO'ed.

13%

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

11%

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

16%

I have more than one and they are different

8%

Comments

Votes: 38

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

18%

Two

24%

Three

18%

Four

12%

Five

7%

Six or more

21%

Comments

Votes: 89

Posted: April 15, 2017


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Today is June 23, 2017

On this day in 2000:

At the Great Western Terrier Specialties the heralded English dog, handled by Bill MCFadden, Eng. Ch. Torums Scarf Michael, (Mick) went from open class to Best of Breed and Best in Show.