Pet Pop Quiz Answer
Were you able to find the answer? Did you even know there were Hurricanes named Dog? I didn’t but you can bet I’ll torture people with that little bit of trivia. Anyway, time see if your guess was right and got you an entry into the August contest.
Q: For a 3 year period, hurricanes were named using the Joint Army/Navy Phonetic Alphabet so the 4th hurricane of the season would be known as Hurricane Dog. What were the 3 years this system for naming hurricanes was used?
A: Hurricane Dog was was used as a hurricane name in 1950, 1951 and 1952. In 1953, officials began using women’s names with men’s names being alternated beginning in 1979.
(Source- Storm Pulse and USA TODAY)
This is the last Pet Pop Quiz for August so time to chose a winner from all our correct answers. Check back tomorrow to see who won and check back next Monday for another Pet Pop Quiz and a chance to enter for the September contest.