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Dogfish may refer to:

Aqua or marine life[edit]

  • Dogfish sharks (Squalidae), a family of sharks
    • Spiny dogfish (Squalus acanthias), best known species of dogfish sharks
  • Catshark (Scyliorhinidae), A family of ground sharks including species called dogfish
  • Dogfish orientalis (Plectorhinchus lineatus), a species of grunt native to coral reefs of the Pacific Ocean
  • Dog salmon (Oncorhynchus keta), a species of anadromous fish in the salmon family

Other uses[edit]

See also[edit]

  • Smooth-hound (Mustelus), a genus of sharks
  • Bowfin (Amia calva), a freshwater fish sometimes known as "dogfish"


  • Dogfish Rising
  • San Francisco Dogfish, a professional ultimate team in the Western Conference of Major League Ultimate
  • The Terrible Dogfish, a fictional dogfish-like sea monster, which appears in Carlo Collodi's 1883 book The Adventures of Pinocchio (Le avventure di Pinocchio)