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    Why should you never take a dog?

    Q: Where should you never take a dog?

    A: To the flea market.


    I don't get this non-sense quiz.

    Anybody can help me please?

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    Re: Why should you never take a dog?

    Quote Originally Posted by wotcha View Post
    Q: Where should you never take a dog?

    A: To the flea market.


    I don't get this non-sense quiz joke.

    Can anybody can help me please?
    A flea market is a public market where a variety of items are sold. Those items are usually quite cheap and are frequently also either stolen items or illegal versions of things like perfume. Some flea markets are huge and some are just a few stalls in a field.

    The joke comes from the fact that a flea is a small insect which can live on your dog. If your dog has a flea infestation, it is very unpleasant.

    Of course, you cannot actually buy fleas at a flea market, but the name of the market sounds like you can so it would be a bad idea to take a dog to a place which sounds as if it is full of fleas.

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    Re: Why should you never take a dog?

    A flea market is a term that is used for a place where miscellaneous and usually inexpensive items, new and used are sold. Fleas, of course, are insects that are attracted to animals including dogs. So, therein lies the humor.

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    #4

    Re: Why should you never take a dog?

    If you know what "flea" means you'll get the humor.

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