Journalist questions allow you to capture the basic elements of a context, topic, or event. The questions allow you to consider what your readers might need to know about a topic.
Write down the who, what, when, where, and why of your topic.
Who?- Who owns dogs? Families, individuals, people who are active and like the outdoors.
What?- What is a dog? A four legged creature, domesticated.
Where?- Where do dogs live? People in rural areas have large breeds that need room to roam. Apartment dwellers have smaller breeds.
When?- When is it no fun to have a dog? When it’s raining and cold and the dog needs to go for a walk.
Why?- Why not a cat? Cats can be aloof and unfriendly!