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Cane or caning may refer to:

  • Walking stick or walking cane, a device used primarily to aid walking
  • Assistive cane, a walking stick used as a mobility aid for better balance
  • White cane, a mobility or safety device used by many people who are blind or visually impaired
  • An implement used in caning, a form of corporal punishment
  • Sugarcane, commonly known as "Cane"
  • Cane (surname)



  • Cane beetle, Dermolepida albohirtum, a pest of sugarcane, native to Australia
  • Cane Corso, an Italian Mastiff
  • Cane mouse, Zygodontomys, a rodent from Central and South America
  • Cane rat, Thryonomys, a large rodent native to Africa
  • Cane spider, the Brown Huntsman Spider, Heteropoda venatoria, native to the Caribbean
  • Cane toad, Rhinella marina, native to Latin America
  • Cane turtle, Vijayachelys silvatica, native to the Cochin Forest, India



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  • Cane Pace, a horse racing competition
  • Carolina Hurricanes, a National Hockey League team based in Raleigh, North Carolina, nicknamed the 'Canes
  • Miami Hurricanes, the athletic teams of the University of Miami, nicknamed the 'Canes

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