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Old February 11th, 2013 (1:17 PM). Edited February 11th, 2013 by Superfox.
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Originally Posted by .EJ View Post
Doubt it....foxes aren't considered "True dogs" from the Canini Tribe like dingoes, wolves, coyotes, domestic dogs etc. but rather they're Vulpini.

People think foxes are dogs because of it being in the Canidae family, but really they're not. Let's do some research guys~
Dude. This is Pokémon, where an echidna/shrew (Cyndaquil) is considered a "fire mouse." Its no stretch of the imagination that they'd have a fox representing the dog.

Originally Posted by iTeruri View Post
All fire starters are from the Chinese Zodiac: broken with Cindaquil.
People say that Cyndaquil represents the Rat, which I can see personally.

Originally Posted by Miss Doronjo View Post
actual dog pokemon like Growlithe represented the Zodiac already, so, it's a surprise that they'd use a fire fox again.
Growlithe is based on a shisha, which is a cross between a lion and a dog