For Active Dogs! Trivia
Answers to all trivia questions are found in past For Active Dogs! newsletters
What are 3 things that lengthen a dogs telomeres and thus increase longevity?
Regular physical activity, diet containing fresh food and antioxidants, and low stress
When your dog gets alarmed (eg. thunder storm) is he more likely to turn his head to the right or left?
What powerful anti-inflammatory food is probably in your pantry right now?
Found in Volume 2 | Issue 5 | April 2019 - The 'Cure' in Curcumin: This Spice May Be The Solution to Your Dog's Lameness
How does nose work affect your dog's emotions?
It gives your dog a more positive view on life
When you are strength-training your dog and thus using lots of treats, what’s the best way to know whether your dog is gaining fat or muscle?
The Tissue Tent Test.
When your dog sits up on its haunches, does it put more or less pressure on its articular facets (vertebral joints) than when going up stairs?
Less pressure. A dog puts MUCH more pressure on its articular facets by just standing still, going up or down stairs or doing the sit-to-stand exercise than when sitting up. (Feb 2018)
Can you name a science-based canine fitness program that explains exactly how to work your dogs to overload?
Fit for Life/Fit to be Tied, by Avidog-Zink Ventures
What is the reason to add antioxidants to your dogs diet?
Antioxidants improve learning and memory (everyone wants that don't they?)
What is the most common toe injured in agility dogs?
The 5th digits (outside toes) are the most commonly injured, and those injuries were twice as common in the front feet as compared to the rear feet.