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Whose fish?


Can you find out in 20 minutes?


Who keeps the fish?

Can you find out in 20 minutes? Well, that is the standard time limit for this puzzle. If you have time in your hands, go on till you solve it.

We have encountered this classic puzzle of unknown source long back. We have enjoyed it for a long time. We are sure you will also enjoy it.

Before you start, we would like to make just one point,

The way you will analyze and reach the solution is more important than the solution itself.


1 The Brit lives in the red house.

2 The Swede keeps dogs as pets.

3 The Dane drinks tea.

4 The green house is on the left of the white house.

5 The green house's owner drinks coffee.

6 The person who smokes Pall Mall rears birds.

7 The owner of the yellow house smokes Dunhill.

8 The man living in the center house drinks milk.

9 The Norwegian lives in the first house.

10 The man who smokes Blends lives next to the one who keeps cats.

11 The man who keeps the horse lives next to the man who smokes Dunhill.

12 The owner who smokes Bluemasters drinks beer.

13 The German smokes Prince.

14 The Norwegian lives next to the blue house.

15 The man who smokes Blends has a neighbor who drinks water.

Update: We came to know that this puzzle is referred to as Einstein's puzzle.

You may now refer to our detailed solution to this problem in Method based solution to Einstein's logic analysis puzzle Whose fish?.