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10 Dog Breeds That Look Like Foxes

Dog breeds that look like foxes typically have pointed ears, a bushy tail, and a slender body shape, often with a reddish coat and agile movements.

Shiba Inu is a small, agile dog breed from Japan, known for its thick, plush coat and fox-like appearance. They are loyal and affectionate, but also stubborn and independent.

Shiba Inu

The Finnish Spitz is a medium-sized dog breed from Finland, with a thick golden-red coat and erect ears, resembling a fox.

Finnish Spitz

Keeshond or Dutch Barge Dog is a medium-sized dog breed from the Netherlands, known for its dramatic coat and distinctive "spectacles" around its eyes.


Norwegian Elkhound is a medium-sized dog breed from Norway, with a thick silver-grey coat, pointed ears, wedge-shaped head, and a puffy tail, resembling a fox.

Norwegian Elkhound

The Akita is a large dog breed from Japan, with a plush coat, tapered ears, and fox-like appearance.


Samoyed is a dog breed originating from Siberia, known for its abundant white fur, triangular ears, and playful personality.


Pomeranian is a small dog breed originally from Germany, favored by royalty, with stick-up ears, a long snout, and a fox-like appearance.


The Pembroke Welsh Corgi is a small dog breed from Wales, with a long foxy snout, elongated ears, and a low-to-the-ground body, resembling a fox.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi

Iceland Sheepdog is a small to medium-sized dog breed from Iceland, originally bred for herding, with a multicolored coat and floppy tail, resembling a fox.

Iceland Sheepdog

Korean Jindo is a medium-sized dog breed with a double coat, pointy ears, and a furry tail, resembling a fox.

Korean Jindo