Question: Which Family Does Dog Belong To?

Dog/Family

What family does the Fox belong to?

Canidae

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.