Chapter 4 - Lesson 6 Breeds of Dogs & Cats

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Chapter 4 - Lesson 6
Breeds of Dogs & Cats
1. What are the seven groups of dogs according to the AKC?
2. What factors influenced early breeders in their development of dog breeds?
3. What is the scientific name for the dog? For the wolf?
4. What is the difference between a breed, a group, and a variety?
5. How do dogs stimulate the economy?
6. List five ways that dogs serve humans.
7. List the general characteristics that all dogs share.
8. What are three different ways cats can be classified into breed groups?
9. List and describe three benefits that cats provide for people.
10. Describe four unique characteristics of cats.
11. What is the function of a cat’s whiskers?
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