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# '''Dog Heavy Cast''': In a cast featuring dogs and cats, there are more dogs in the cast than cats or there is only one cat (main protagonist or not) in the cast of characters and every other character is a dog. Naturally occurs with a CatInAGangOfDogs.


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# '''Dog Heavy Cast''': In a cast featuring dogs and cats, there are more dogs in the cast than cats or there is only one cat (main protagonist or not) in the cast of characters and every other character is a dog. Naturally occurs with a CatInAGangOfDogs.

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** Disney Animated Canon as a whole has more movies featuring dogs in lead roles than housecats in lead roles. The movies with a dog or dogs in lead and major roles are ''Disney/LadyAndTheTramp'', ''Disney/OneHundredAndOneDalmatians'', ''Disney/TheFoxAndTheHound'' (with two foxes as well, one being Tod and the other being vixey), and ''Disney/{{Bolt}}''. The only movies with a cat or cats in a lead role are ''Disney/TheAristocats'' with feline main characters and two canine secondary characters, and ''Disney/OliverAndCompany'' with a [[CatInAGangOfDogs feline protagonist in a gang of dogs]].

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** Disney Animated Canon as a whole has more movies featuring dogs in lead roles than housecats in lead roles. The movies with a dog or dogs in lead and major roles are ''Disney/LadyAndTheTramp'', ''Disney/OneHundredAndOneDalmatians'', ''Disney/TheFoxAndTheHound'' (with two foxes as well, one being Tod and the other being vixey), and ''Disney/{{Bolt}}''. The only movies with a cat or cats in a lead role are ''Disney/TheAristocats'' with feline main characters and two canine secondary characters, and ''Disney/OliverAndCompany'' with a [[CatInAGangOfDogs [[ACatInAGangOfDogs feline protagonist in a gang of dogs]].


# '''Dog Heavy Cast''': In a cast featuring dogs and cats, there are more dogs in the cast than cats or there is only one cat (main protagonist or not) in the cast of characters and every other character is a dog.


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# '''Dog Heavy Cast''': In a cast featuring dogs and cats, there are more dogs in the cast than cats or there is only one cat (main protagonist or not) in the cast of characters and every other character is a dog.

dog. Naturally occurs with a CatInAGangOfDogs.




** Disney Animated Canon as a whole has more movies featuring dogs in lead roles than housecats in lead roles. The movies with a dog or dogs in lead and major roles are ''Disney/LadyAndTheTramp'', ''Disney/OneHundredAndOneDalmatians'', ''Disney/TheFoxAndTheHound'' (with two foxes as well, one being Tod and the other being vixey), and ''Disney/{{Bolt}}''. The only movies with a cat or cats in a lead role are ''Disney/TheAristocats'' and ''Disney/OliverAndCompany''.
* Inverted with ''Disney/AliceInWonderland'': The Cheshire Cat is among the major secondary characters and Wonderland residents (along with the Mad Hatter, the March Hare, the White Rabbit, the Queen of Hearts, and the Caterpillar) and Dinah is Alice's kitten who is the first to notice the White Rabbit, whereas the broom dog in the Tulgey Wood is a very minor character who sweeps out the path.

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** Disney Animated Canon as a whole has more movies featuring dogs in lead roles than housecats in lead roles. The movies with a dog or dogs in lead and major roles are ''Disney/LadyAndTheTramp'', ''Disney/OneHundredAndOneDalmatians'', ''Disney/TheFoxAndTheHound'' (with two foxes as well, one being Tod and the other being vixey), and ''Disney/{{Bolt}}''. The only movies with a cat or cats in a lead role are ''Disney/TheAristocats'' with feline main characters and ''Disney/OliverAndCompany''.two canine secondary characters, and ''Disney/OliverAndCompany'' with a [[CatInAGangOfDogs feline protagonist in a gang of dogs]].
* ** Inverted with ''Disney/AliceInWonderland'': The Cheshire Cat is among the major secondary characters and Wonderland residents (along with the Mad Hatter, the March Hare, the White Rabbit, the Queen of Hearts, and the Caterpillar) and Dinah is Alice's kitten who is the first to notice the White Rabbit, whereas the broom dog in the Tulgey Wood is a very minor character who sweeps out the path.


** Disney Animated Canon as a whole has more movies featuring dogs in lead roles than housecats in lead roles. The movies with a dog or dogs in lead and major roles are ''Disney/LadyAndTheTramp'', ''Disney/OneHundredAndOneDalmatians'', ''Disney/TheFoxAndTheHound'', and ''Disney/{{Bolt}}''. The only movies with a cat or cats in a lead role are ''Disney/TheAristocats'' and ''Disney/OliverAndCompany''.
** If [[PantheraAwesome wild cats]] are counted, however, then the numbers become equal, with ''Disney/TheLionKing'' and ''Disney/TheJungleBook'' added to the list.

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** Disney Animated Canon as a whole has more movies featuring dogs in lead roles than housecats in lead roles. The movies with a dog or dogs in lead and major roles are ''Disney/LadyAndTheTramp'', ''Disney/OneHundredAndOneDalmatians'', ''Disney/TheFoxAndTheHound'', ''Disney/TheFoxAndTheHound'' (with two foxes as well, one being Tod and the other being vixey), and ''Disney/{{Bolt}}''. The only movies with a cat or cats in a lead role are ''Disney/TheAristocats'' and ''Disney/OliverAndCompany''.
* Inverted with ''Disney/AliceInWonderland'': The Cheshire Cat is among the major secondary characters and Wonderland residents (along with the Mad Hatter, the March Hare, the White Rabbit, the Queen of Hearts, and the Caterpillar) and Dinah is Alice's kitten who is the first to notice the White Rabbit, whereas the broom dog in the Tulgey Wood is a very minor character who sweeps out the path.
** If [[PantheraAwesome wild cats]] and wild canids are counted, however, then the numbers become equal, with ''Disney/TheLionKing'' with lions in the starring roles, and ''Disney/TheJungleBook'' with the panther and the tiger in more major roles than the wolves, added to the list.



* The two main characters of ''WesternAnimation/PuppyDogPals'' are puppies while their secondary CoolBigSis is a cat.

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* The two main characters of ''WesternAnimation/PuppyDogPals'' Bingo and Rolly, are puppies while their secondary CoolBigSis is a cat.cat named Hissy.
** Season 2 introduces a female puppy and new friend to the main duo named Keia.

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** If [[PantheraAwesome wild cats]] are counted, however, then the numbers become equal, with ''Disney/TheLionKing'' and ''Disney/TheJungleBook'' added to the list.


* Streaky the Supercat is WesternAnimation/KryptoTheSuperdog's sidekick. The plot lines of most of the episodes revolve around Krypto and Streaky plays a more supporting role, [[HypercompetentSidekick even though he ends up doing most of the work]].
* Spot the cat is the sidekick of WesternAnimation/HongKongPhooey, the eponymous anthropomorphic dog. All of the plot lines revolve around the dog and the cat plays a supporting role.

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* Streaky the Supercat is WesternAnimation/KryptoTheSuperdog's sidekick. The plot lines of most of the episodes revolve around Krypto and Streaky plays a more supporting role, [[HypercompetentSidekick even though he ends up doing most of the work]].
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* Spot the cat is the sidekick of WesternAnimation/HongKongPhooey, the eponymous anthropomorphic dog. All of the plot lines revolve around the dog and the cat plays a supporting role. However, it's [[DownplayedTrope downplayed]] in that Spot is actually a HypercompetentSidekick who is better at being a hero than Hong Kong Phooey himself.



* Dudley Puppy the dog and Kitty Katswell the cat in ''WesternAnimation/TUFFPuppy'' are technically equal partners in a spy team (with Kitty being the senior partner), but most of the plot line in the show revolves around Dudley and Kitty plays a more supporting role, and the show is named after him.

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* Dudley Puppy the dog and Kitty Katswell the cat in ''WesternAnimation/TUFFPuppy'' are technically equal partners in a spy team (with (unusually for this trope, Kitty being is the senior partner), but most of the plot line in the show revolves around Dudley and Kitty plays a more supporting role, and the show is named after him.


* ''Animation/TheSecretLifeOfPets'': While it mainly focuses on pets in general, most of the lead characters are dogs while only one cat has a major role.

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* ''Animation/TheSecretLifeOfPets'': ''WesternAnimation/TheSecretLifeOfPets'': While it mainly focuses on pets in general, most of the lead characters are dogs while only one cat has a major role.


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* The two main characters of ''WesternAnimation/PuppyDogPals'' are puppies while their secondary CoolBigSis is a cat.


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* Inverted in ''WesternAnimation/{{Unikitty}}''. Unikitty, a unicorn-cat hybrid, is the title character of the show, while her younger brother Puppycorn, a unicorn-dog hybrid, is a slightly more minor character than her, albiet still a major player in the show.

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* Inverted in ''WesternAnimation/{{Unikitty}}''. Unikitty, a unicorn-cat hybrid, is the title character of the show, while her younger brother Puppycorn, a unicorn-dog hybrid, is a slightly more minor character than her, albiet still a major player in the show.show.
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* The Franchise/DisneyAnimatedCanon as a whole has more movies featuring dogs in lead roles than housecats in lead roles. The movies with a dog or dogs in lead and major roles are ''Disney/LadyAndTheTramp'', ''Disney/OneHundredAndOneDalmatians'', ''Disney/TheFoxAndTheHound'', and ''Disney/{{Bolt}}''. The only movies with a cat or cats in a lead role are ''Disney/TheAristocats'' and ''Disney/OliverAndCompany''.
** ''Disney/OneHundredAndOneDalmatians''. Sergeant Tibbs the heroic cat ranks lower than Colonel the dog. Interestingly, they both rank lower than the horse, Captain. Also, Sergeant Tibbs is a lone cat in a movie with a cast made up mostly of dogs.
** ''Disney/{{Bolt}}''. Bolt the dog is the main character. Mittens the cat is the eponymous dog's {{Sidekick}}.
* ''Animation/RoadsideRomeo''. The main character is a dog named Romeo. Every other major animal character is a dog except for Mini, who is a cat.
* ''Animation/TheSecretLifeOfPets'' While it mainly focuses on pets in general, most of the lead characters are dogs while only one cat has a major role.

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as a whole has more movies featuring dogs in lead roles than housecats in lead roles. The movies with a dog or dogs in lead and major roles are ''Disney/LadyAndTheTramp'', ''Disney/OneHundredAndOneDalmatians'', ''Disney/TheFoxAndTheHound'', and ''Disney/{{Bolt}}''. The only movies with a cat or cats in a lead role are ''Disney/TheAristocats'' and ''Disney/OliverAndCompany''.
** ''Disney/OneHundredAndOneDalmatians''. ''Disney/OneHundredAndOneDalmatians'': Sergeant Tibbs the heroic cat ranks lower than Colonel the dog. Interestingly, they both rank lower than the horse, Captain. Also, Sergeant Tibbs is a lone cat in a movie with a cast made up mostly of dogs.
** ''Disney/{{Bolt}}''. ''Disney/{{Bolt}}'': Bolt the dog is the main character. Mittens the cat is the eponymous dog's {{Sidekick}}.
* ''Animation/RoadsideRomeo''. ''Animation/RoadsideRomeo'': The main character is a dog named Romeo. Every other major animal character is a dog except for Mini, who is a cat.
* ''Animation/TheSecretLifeOfPets'' ''Animation/TheSecretLifeOfPets'': While it mainly focuses on pets in general, most of the lead characters are dogs while only one cat has a major role.


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* In ''Literature/{{Survivor|Dogs}}s'', cats (or "sharpclaws" as they're called) are annoying pests that appear occasionally. Lucky grew up on the streets and sees them as rivals. For most dogs, sharpclaws aren't much of an enemy, but their claws can cause potentially deadly wounds if they become infected. Sharpclaws are not villainous but dogs don't like them.


* In ''WesternAnimation/DogCity'', nearly all the characters are dogs. The main feline character is Kitty, who's a villain ''and'' a sidekick, being the moll to a bulldog gangster. Zig-zagged with her Muppet counterpart, Ms Fluffe, who's the owner of the apartment building, meaning Bugsy's counterpart Bruno works for her and she has some power over everyone else, but who doesn't appear nearly as often as the canine characters.

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* In ''WesternAnimation/DogCity'', nearly all the characters are dogs. The main feline character is Kitty, who's a villain ''and'' a sidekick, being the moll to a bulldog gangster. Zig-zagged with her Muppet counterpart, Ms Fluffe, who's the owner of the apartment building, meaning Bugsy's counterpart Bruno works for her and she has some power over everyone else, but who doesn't appear nearly as often as the canine characters.characters.
* Inverted in ''WesternAnimation/{{Unikitty}}''. Unikitty, a unicorn-cat hybrid, is the title character of the show, while her younger brother Puppycorn, a unicorn-dog hybrid, is a slightly more minor character than her, albiet still a major player in the show.


* ''WesternAnimation/{{Foofur}}'' is about a gang of stray dogs and one cat. The cat is TheLancer though.

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* ''WesternAnimation/{{Foofur}}'' is about a gang of stray dogs and one cat. The cat is TheLancer though.though.
* In ''WesternAnimation/DogCity'', nearly all the characters are dogs. The main feline character is Kitty, who's a villain ''and'' a sidekick, being the moll to a bulldog gangster. Zig-zagged with her Muppet counterpart, Ms Fluffe, who's the owner of the apartment building, meaning Bugsy's counterpart Bruno works for her and she has some power over everyone else, but who doesn't appear nearly as often as the canine characters.


* The DisneyAnimatedCanon as a whole has more movies featuring dogs in lead roles than housecats in lead roles. The movies with a dog or dogs in lead and major roles are ''Disney/LadyAndTheTramp'', ''Disney/OneHundredAndOneDalmatians'', ''Disney/TheFoxAndTheHound'', and ''Disney/{{Bolt}}''. The only movies with a cat or cats in a lead role are ''Disney/TheAristocats'' and ''Disney/OliverAndCompany''.

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* The DisneyAnimatedCanon Franchise/DisneyAnimatedCanon as a whole has more movies featuring dogs in lead roles than housecats in lead roles. The movies with a dog or dogs in lead and major roles are ''Disney/LadyAndTheTramp'', ''Disney/OneHundredAndOneDalmatians'', ''Disney/TheFoxAndTheHound'', and ''Disney/{{Bolt}}''. The only movies with a cat or cats in a lead role are ''Disney/TheAristocats'' and ''Disney/OliverAndCompany''.


Contrast CatsAreSuperior. Subtrope to CatDogDichotomy. FemaleFelineMaleMutt is a related trope.

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Contrast CatsAreSuperior. Subtrope to CatDogDichotomy. FemaleFelineMaleMutt is a related trope.
trope. See also ACatInAGangOfDogs.


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* {{Inverted}} In ''WesternAnimation/TheHoundcats''; the FiveManBand consists of three dogs and two cats, but TheLeader is one of the cats.

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* {{Inverted}} In ''WesternAnimation/TheHoundcats''; the FiveManBand consists of three dogs and two cats, but TheLeader is one of the cats.cats.
* ''WesternAnimation/{{Foofur}}'' is about a gang of stray dogs and one cat. The cat is TheLancer though.

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