The 🐶 emoji has the meaning Dog Face. It belongs to the category Animals & Nature Emojis. It is also known as Dog or Puppy. The face of a dog showing both eyes, both ears, nose and mouth. In addition, the dog smiles with his eyes open and his tongue hanging out. A very interesting point: The dog breed varies greatly depending on the provider, although most animals have white and brown fur. For example, Googles Dog Face emoji could be a typical husky. In HTC, however, the Emoji shows more like a bulldog. Incidentally, this emoji is already available as animoji on iOS. This Emoji was approved as part of Unicode 6.0 and thus in the year 2010 and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.