Can Barbara Walters Prove her Pooch is a Genius?

A company called is offering to put Walters’ Havanese, Cha-Cha, to the test.  Walters often talks with her co-hosts on “The View” about how smart her dog is.  The “Cha-Cha Challenge” will test Cha-Cha on her memory, problem solving and reasoning skills.  The results will be shown as an intelligence score between 55-150 on the Pooch IQ Scale.

According to, the average dog scores 100 points on the IQ test.  Any dog scoring more than 145 points is classified as an “Absolute Genius.”

We don’t know what qualifies this company to assess the intelligence of any pooch, but for some pure entertainment, you can check it out at