- 犬 [quǎn]
- （狗） dog:
hunting dog; hound; 猎犬
the crowing of cocks and the barking of dogs -- country sounds; 鸡鸣犬吠
His encounter with the guard dog had completely unnerved him.
The guard loosed the dogs when the burglar alarm went off.
Barking dogs seldom bite.
Do wolves belong to the canine species?
Nothing could console him when his pet dog died.
The farmer has a shepherd dog.