Dog (disambiguation)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

A dog is a mammal.

Dog or dogs may also refer to:


  • Species in the family Canidae called "dogs" as a part of their common name:
  • Dog, a male canine, fox, or wolf as opposed to a bitch, or female dog
  • Non-canid, animals, e.g.:
    • Prairie dogs, Cynomys, a genus of North American social ground squirrels



  • "Dog", the nickname of Duane Chapman, star of Dog: the Bounty Hunter
  • "Dog", alias of Al Jourgensen, industrial musician
  • He Dog (1830–1930), an Oglala Sioux leader
  • Mary Crow Dog (1954-2013), a Dakota Sioux author and activist also known as Mary Brave Bird

Arts, entertainment, and media[edit]

Fictional entities[edit]






Other uses in arts, entertainment, and media[edit]


  • Dog (engineering), generally, a tool that prevents or imparts movement by offering physical engagement
  • Andiron; specifically, engineering dogs used in a fireplace: "dog irons" or "fire dogs"
  • Bench dog, a woodworking tool inserted into a workbench to grip material

Food and beverages[edit]

  • Dog, the nickname for Newcastle Brown Ale, an English brand of dark brown beer
  • Corn dog (also spelled corndog), a sausage or hot dog on a stick that has been coated in a thick layer of cornmeal batter and deep fried
  • Hot dog, a cooked sausage served in a bun



  • Hurricane Dog (disambiguation), three tropical cyclones in 1950, 1951 and 1952
  • Sirius, the Dog Star, brightest star in Canis Major, the big dog constellation
  • Sun dog, an atmospheric phenomenon that consists of a bright spot to the left and/or right of the Sun

Other uses[edit]

See also[edit]