Dogs in Pop Culture Trivia


World Puppy Day

World Puppy Day is a special day dedicated to celebrating the joy and love that puppies bring into our lives. This day is observed on March 23rd and is an opportunity for pet owners, animal lovers, and anyone who appreciates the playful and affectionate nature of puppies to come together and celebrate these adorable and furry creatures. Whether you have a puppy of your own, or simply enjoy spending time with these charming animals, World Puppy Day is the perfect excuse to celebrate the positive impact that puppies have on our lives, and to appreciate their unique personalities and playful antics.

SporcleCon Dogs in Pop Culture

At SporcleCon 2022, we partnered with Petey & Furends to present a special pub quiz on Dogs in Pop Culture. The participants in the quiz got to hang out and snuggle with some puppies while they played the game. It was a perfect way to spend a Sunday afternoon.

Dogs in Pop Culture Game Questions

Here were the questions from our Dogs in Pop Culture game at SporcleCon 2022. The game was played in the Pub Quiz format offered by Sporcle Events. Answers can be found at the bottom of this page.

Q1. Buck, a Saint Bernard-Collie mix from California, is the main character of what 1903 Jack London novel?

Q2. Golden Receiver, World Pup, and Seventh Inning Fetch were the first three sequels to what 1997 movie that starred a golden retriever?

Q3. Bullseye is the appropriately named mascot of what Minnesota-based chain store?

Q4. What was the name of the dog voiced by both Kurt Russell and Corey Feldman in 1981’s The Fox and the Hound?

Mystery Round 1. For each cartoon character, name the dog most associated with him:

  1. Bart Simpson
  2. Stewie Griffin
  3. Tintin
  4. Elroy Jetson

Q5. One of the earliest examples of a rhythm game was what 1996 PlayStation hit that starred a dog using hip-hop to win over a potential girlfriend?

Q6. What song from The Beatles (a.k.a. “The White Album”) which includes the refrain “hold your head up, you silly girl” was written by Paul McCartney about his sheepdog?

Q7. What was the name of the Jack Russell Terrier who stole the show on Frasier?

Q8. What dog with a palindromic name was featured in the end credits of Family Ties, Brooklyn Bridge, and Spin City, among other shows? A voiceover would tell him to sit.

Mystery Round 2. Name the breed of dog in the team name for each of this Division I colleges.

  1. Washington
  2. Georgia
  3. Boston University
  4. Loyola (Maryland)

Final Q. Over the last decade, Paw Patrol has taken the world by storm. Name any THREE of the original six dogs that comprised Ryder’s crew.


Q1. The Call of the Wild
Q2. Air Bud
Q3. Target
Q4. Copper
Mystery Round 1.

  1. Santa’s Little Helper
  2. Brian Griffin (acc: Brian)
  3. Snowy
  4. Astro

Q5. PaRappa the Papper
Q6. “Martha My Dear”
Q7. Eddie
Q8. Ubu
Mystery Round 2.

  1. Huskies
  2. Bulldogs
  3. Terriers
  4. Greyhounds

Final Question.  Any Three of: