Dogs are emotionally complex. If you know a lot about dog breeds, you know a couple of things for sure. You know that dogs are ridiculously awesome no matter what breed they are, and you also know that each dog breed has a totally different vibe. This is especially true when it comes to emotional situations. Some breeds are workers. They don't dwell in emotions; they just like to keep themselves busy and get things done. Other dogs are all about being friendly. No matter what emotional situation they might find themselves in, all they want to do is make you happy. Other dogs are super chill and are almost too lazy to deal with any emotional situations in the first place, and on the other end of the spectrum, others might get just a little aggro if you push their emotional buttons.
We all know that life isn't just about laying in the sun, getting belly scratches and chasing balls around. Sometimes there are emotional things that come up for all of us and we have to deal with them. What dog breed would you be, based on how you react emotionally to certain situations? Would it be a Golden Retriever, Rhodesian Ridgeback, Bull Mastiff or a Pug? Take this quiz to find out. Good boy.
You're starting to feel that your significant other doesn't love you anymore. How do you feel?
Do you feel anything emotionally when you look at a full moon?
Dogs are loyal. Are you? Have you ever thought about cheating?
How would you feel if someone called you a good boy or girl?
Do you feel really sad at the thought of possibly being alone?
How many times have you had your heart broken in your life?
Do you get really excited when making a bet on a sporting event?
You just saw a really sappy commercial. Does it affect you emotionally?
Sometimes we all get too many treats. If you gain a few pounds, do you tend to feel unattractive?
What do you do if someone cuts in front of you in line at the store?
If you're mad at your roomie, which member of Jersey Shore are you most likely to act like?
Do you ever feel sad at giving up your old car when you buy a new one?
Dogs love to have pals. When you see a friend you haven't seen for a while, how do you greet them?
You just got fired from a good job. How do you react?
Do you think you'd enjoy having a ball thrown to you?
Are you a deep thinker? Do you spend a lot of time trying to figure out life and what it means?
Do you like people to see you for who you really are?
Do believe that some people are luckier than others in life?
How would you feel if it was your first day at a new school?
You really like someone. How do you ask them out?
Your best friend has been gossiping about you. How do you handle it?
What would you do if you won $10,000 in a lottery?
Your significant other didn't get you anything for Valentine's Day. How do you feel?
Your friend is on vacation and you haven't heard from him or her in days. What emotion does that trigger in you?
If you're sad, do you tend to let it all out and cry?
Your home city's basketball team just won the national title. How do you feel?
How do you feel every day when it's time to have dinner?
Do you believe that we all have one true soulmate?
Do you feel sad when bad things happen to people you don't know?
What do you look for when it comes to a lifetime romantic partner?
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