Module 6 Correct Answers


Question 1

Which of the following statements are FALSE?

  • Obedient and trained dogs are happier dogs, less likely to get into tussles with people or with other dogs
  • Many communities require that the dogs living in their neighborhoods be well trained.  This is especially true for many breeds thought to have aggression and behaviour problems
  • Training your dog well will also make it a much better family companion, especially in households where there are young children
  • A well trained dog usually learns by himself
  • All of the above – they are all false
  • None of the above – they are all true


Question 2

Which of the following verbal commands is the MOST important for a dog to learn to respond to?

  • Sit
  • Stay
  • Come
  • Heel
  • Down
  • No


Question 3

Which of these following statements are FALSE

  • Dog training creates an obedient, willing companion
  • Training your dog properly strengthens the bond that already exists between dog and handler.
  • As dogs are pack animals, they look to their pack leader to tell them what to do
  • The key to successful dog training is to set yourself up as the pack leader
  • There is only one leader in every pack of dogs, and the owner must establish him or herself as that dominant animal
  • NONE – All of the above are true
  • All of the above are false


Question 4

What is the one most common thing that can lead to a dog to bad behaviour

  • To much food
  • Not enough sleep
  • Boredom
  • Not enough treats
  • All of the above
  • None of the above
  • All of the above


Question 5

When is the best time to practise training?

  • The morning
  • The afternoon
  • When the dog is hungry
  • Just after a meal
  • When the dog has just woken up


Question 6

What is the key to successful dog training?

  • Praise
  • Punishment


Question 7

TRUE or FALSE?  Dogs do not figure out basic obedience on their own; it must be trained

  • True
  • False


Question 8

TRUE or FALSE?   Most of the process of “training a dog” is not actually about training the dogs, but actually about training the owners how to train their own dogs.

  • True
  • False


Question 9

Which of the following statements are TRUE ?

  • Bored dogs can cause problems
  • If you don’t keep your dog’s mind stimulated, chances are that he’ll find activities to stimulate his mind himself which often leads to bad behaviour
  • A dog that is mentally stimulated  on a daily basis is a happy dog
  • Happy dogs are less likely to cause problems
  • All of the above
  • None of the above


Question 10

TRUE or FALSE?  Dogs like routine such as small rituals done at the same time of day, every day.  For example; feeding time, grooming, walks,

  • True
  • False