What family does the Fox belong to?
Is a fox a cat or dog family?
Foxes belong to the species canid and the family Canidae. Just like wolves, jackals, coyotes, and domesticated dogs. Well, that settles it: the fox is not a cat.
How many animals are in the dog family?
Canine, (family Canidae), also called canid, any of 36 living species of foxes, wolves, jackals, and other members of the dog family.