The phenotype of an animal is... A. All the genes possessed by the animal B. The union of gametes carrying different alleles C. The physical appearance of an animal D. The term used to describe a heterozygous condition
C. The physical appearance of an animal
What is the vector for heartworm? A. Flies B. Ants C. Mosquitoes D. Gnats
An average adult cat should have a diet that has ___% protien.
A. 18% B. 21% C. 25% D. 32%
When cleaning a dog's ear at home, all of the following can be used on a cotton ball, except: A. Saltwater B. Hydrogen peroxide C. Mineral oil D. Alcohol
_______ is an example of a spitz breed. A. Shnauzer B. Keeshound C. Chow Chow D. St. Bernard
Lower back vertabrae are called: A. Caudal B. Cervical C. Lumbar D. Thoracic
The heart of a fish has: A. One chamber B. Two chambers C. Three chambers D. Four chamers
B. Two chambers
What is the average length of a rabbit's pregnancy (in months)? A. 1/2 of a month B. 1 month C. 1 1/2 months D. 2 months
B. 1 month
In birdseeds, cereal seeds contain higher _______ compared to oil seeds. A. Carbohydrates B. Proteins C. Fat D. Sugar
The ______ is a crustacean that buries it's head into the fish's tissue. A. Fish louse B. Anchor worm C. Blood worm D. Hydatid
B. Anchor worm
The large intestine is made up of the... A. Jejunum, ileum and duodenum B. Rumen, omasum and abomasums C. Rumen, reticulum and omasum D. Cecum, colon and rectum
D. Cecum, colon, and rectum
A puncture wound to your dog may result in... A. Distemper B. Hepatitis C. Leptospirosis D. Tetanus
A smooth muscle is found in the... A. Back B. Neck C. Stomach D. Heart
The Jacobson's organ is found in: A. Rabbits B. Dogs C. Cats D. Birds
An emaciated cat would...
A. Have extreme loss of blood B. Have extreme loss of hair C. Have extreme weight loss D. Have extreme nasal discharge
C. Have extreme weight loss
Which of the following dogs is prone to back problems? A. Chow Chow B. Dachshund C. Labrador Retriever D. Poodle
Dogs have a gestation period of ___ days in average. A. 45 B. 55 C. 63 D. 73
Which breed of cat lacks a tail? A. Malayan B. Irish Setter C. Manx D. Korat
Due to the ability of a cat to synthesize these vitamins, they are not required in a cat's diet. A. C and K B. B and C C. A and K D. A and D
A. C and K
The measure of acidity in an aquarium is read on the ___ scale. A. pH B. AC/DC C. Hydrometer D. Fluorescent scale
Muscles attatch to bones by means of: A. Ligaments B. Tendons C. Bones D. Gristle
A. Breaking of the joints of an animal B. Inflammation of the joints of an animal C. Inflammation of the muscles of an animal D. Not a problem in dogs or cats
B. Inflammation of the joints of an animal
Which of the following is not a RNA base?
A. Adenine B. Uracil C. Thymine D. Cytosine
Fluorescent lighting is used for aquariums because it...
A. Radiates heat B. Reproduces the sun's light spectrum C. Is less expensice than incandescent D. Is not harmed by water
B. Reproduces the sun's light spectrum
What is the term for a feline giving birth?
A. Queening B. Kindling C. Whelping D. Farrowing
What age can rabbits become sexually mature?
A. Less than 3 months B. 3 to 8 months C. 8 to 12 months D. Over 12 months
B. 3 to 8 months
What stage of estrous is the female receptive to the male?
A. Proestrus B. Estrus C. Anestrus D. Diestrus
Breeding unrelated animals is called...
A. Inbreeding B. Crossbreeding C. Out crossing D. Line crossbreeding
C. Out crossing
This term is used for an infected uterus: A. Pyometra B. Cryptorchidism C. Osteomalacia D. Stromatolites
This is the most basic nutrient in an animal's diet:
A. Vitamins B. Protein C. Water D. Carbohydrates
This amino acid must be included in all feline diets.
Which of these vitamins is fat-soluble?
D. Vitamin K
What life stage requires the most protein in its diet?
D. Growing puppy
This feline disease is caused by a coronavirus:
B. Feline Infectious Peritonitis
This problem is seen in animals infested with mites.
Dogs and cats can get tapeworm for ingesting which of the following?
This zoonotic disease is dangerous for pregnant women.
This tick spreads Lyme Disease:
C. The deer tick
This is the mite found in dog and cat ears:
This parasite's pupal stage greatly affects how it is treated:
This cat is know for its unusual ears:
A. Scottish Fold
This dog breed was developed by a tax collector in Germany in the 1890's:
B. Doberman Pinscher
About how long is the gestation of the feline?
A. 63 days
This front leg bone is connected to the scapula:
Which of the following blood cells is a leukocyte or white blood cell?
This bone is commonly called the breast bone:
This term is used for an abnormal decrease in an animal's heart rate:
This is the term for a decreased level of potassium:
This term describes the wasting away of muscle tissue: