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There are twenty dog villagers in the Animal Crossing series, and eight special dog characters, making dogs the species with the most special characters. There are twelve male dog villagers and eight female dog villagers. Of these, seven are lazy, two are jocks, two are cranky, one is smug, three are normal, three are peppy, one is snooty, and one is uchi. Bow, Champagne, Masa, and Megumi are the only dog villagers which have yet to reappear after Doubutsu no Mori e+.
- Of the four canid species in the games, the dog is the only one to be comprised of both villagers and special characters; the wolves are all villagers, while the Tanuki and the only kitsune are special characters.