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Cat

The cat (Felis catus) is a small carnivorous mammal.

Felidae

Felidae is a family of mammals in the order Carnivora, colloquially referred to as cats, and constitutes a clade.

Felidae

the term "cat" refers both to felids in general and specifically to the domestic cat (felis catus).

Feral cat

A feral cat is an un-owned domestic cat (Felis catus) that lives outdoors and avoids human contact: it does not allow itself to be handled or touched, and usually remains hidden from humans.

Farm cat

The farm cat, also known as a barn cat, is a domestic cat, usually of mixed breed, that lives primarily out-of-doors, in a feral or semi-feral condition on agricultural properties, usually sheltering in outbuildings.

Pet

A pet, or companion animal, is an animal kept primarily for a person's company, entertainment or as an act of compassion such as taking in and protecting a stray cat, rather than as a working animal, livestock or laboratory animal.

Pet

two of the most popular pets are dogs and cats.

Cat

is a small carnivorous mammal

Cat registry

A cat registry or cat breed registry, also known as a cat fancier organisation, cattery federation, or cat breeders' association, is an organisation that registers domestic cats (usually purebred) of many breeds, for exhibition and for breeding lineage tracking purposes.

Mammal

Mammals (from Latin mamma "breast") are vertebrate animals constituting the class Mammalia, and characterized by the presence of mammary glands which in females (and sometimes males) produce milk for feeding (nursing) their young, a neocortex (a region of the brain), fur or hair, and three middle ear bones.

Mammal

the next three are the primates (apes, monkeys, and others), the cetartiodactyla (cetaceans and even-toed ungulates), and the carnivora (cats, dogs, seals, and others).

Felidae

is a family of mammals in the order Carnivora, colloquially referred to as cats, and constitutes a clade

Cat communication

Cat communication is the transfer of information by one or more cats that has an effect on the current or future behaviour of another animal, including humans.

Cat anatomy

The anatomy of the domestic cat is similar to that of other members of the genus Felis.

Feral cat

is an un-owned domestic cat (Felis catus) that lives outdoors and avoids human contact: it does not allow itself to be handled or touched, and usually remains hidden from humans

African wildcat

The African wildcat (Felis lybica) is a wildcat species native to Africa, West and Central Asia up to Rajasthan in India and Xinjiang in China.

African wildcat

african wildcats were first domesticated about 10,000 years ago in the near east, and are the ancestors of the domestic cat (f.

Farm cat

is a domestic cat, usually of mixed breed, that lives primarily out-of-doors, in a feral or semi-feral condition on agricultural properties, usually sheltering in outbuildings