While you might be at home training Lucky to perform a simple handshake, there are dogs out there being trained to save lives and sniff out explosives on the battlefield. These war dogs, or K-9 Corps as they've been called, have been fighting alongside humans for centuries. How much do you know about these powerful pooches? Take this quiz to find out.
Question 1 of 20
When did the U.S. military officially implement its War Dog program?
Question 2 of 20
Which breeds are considered top dog in the modern military?
Question 3 of 20
If you were trying to infiltrate a military base guarded by sentry dogs, how would you most likely be detected?
Question 4 of 20
Which is NOT an activity that dogs have performed during wartime?
Question 5 of 20
What's the most common threat for dogs serving in the Middle East?
Question 6 of 20
Which of the following is NOT equipment used by war dogs in the field?
Question 7 of 20
About how many dogs are currently serving in active duty for the U.S. military?
Question 8 of 20
Which branch of the U.S. military has adopted the English bulldog as its official mascot?
Question 9 of 20
Dogs are known as man's best friend. Who is a military working dog's best friend?
Question 10 of 20
Which branch of the military uses war dogs?
Question 11 of 20
What job did the sanitary dogs of World War I perform?
Question 12 of 20
How did America use war dogs during World War I?
Question 13 of 20
When did humans first domesticate dogs?
Question 14 of 20
What was the name of the Mississippi island where dogs were exposed to the same jungle conditions they might see in the Pacific?
Question 15 of 20
What was the nickname given to dogs fighting with the Marines in World War II?
Question 16 of 20
Where is the national war dog memorial located?
Question 17 of 20
Who bred America's first unofficial war dogs?
Question 18 of 20
Which of the following terms could be used to describe a dog serving the military?
Question 19 of 20
Which country conducted the first tandem skydiving missions with its war dogs?
Question 20 of 20