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  • English
    • Domestic Cat
    • Feral Cat
    • House Cat
  • Scientific Names
    • Felis catus
    • Felis catus domestica
    • Felis domesticus
    • Felis silvestris catus
    • Felis silvestris domesticus
  • Spanish
    • Gato doméstico
  • German
    • Hauskatze
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 家貓

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Domestic Cat Felis catus

Observer

toots11

Date

January 20, 2015 12:32 AM CST

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What

Domestic Cat Felis catus

Observer

squid

Date

January 19, 2015 10:25 AM CST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Domestic Cat Felis catus

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jon_sullivan

Date

January 19, 2015 10:30 AM NZDT

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What

House Cat Felis catus

Observer

lisa_bennett

Date

January 6, 2015

Description

Although this is my mostly indoor pet cat (I like airing the house out and she likes escaping, but we have a one-way catdoor that keeps her in most of the time), I found her last Valentine's Day as a tiny feral kitten on our property. She now is very pampered, and fixed and locked inside at night and when we are out. We were/are trying to rid the place of feral cats, but I was too soft to knock her on the head. Our neighbour said she found a kitten last month with identical markings about 1 km from where I found this one, so they are still out there. It seems quite common for people to dump their unwanted animals around here :(

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What

House Cat Felis catus

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 14, 2015 08:41 AM PST

Description

Feral, and stalking shorebirds, unfortunately.

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Domestic Cat Felis catus

Observer

rinahart169

Date

January 11, 2015 09:52 PM GST

Description

Bois des Amourettes, Mauritius

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What

Domestic Cat Felis catus

Observer

rinahart169

Date

January 11, 2015 09:43 PM GST

Description

Bois des Amourettes, Mauritius

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What

domestic cat Felis catus

Observer

danwright

Date

January 16, 2015

Place

Ojai, CA (Google, OSM)

Description

On edge of creek bed a few days after heavy rains. At about 1.5'' these appear more domestic cat than bobcat (and this is a residential area).

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What

Domestic Cat Felis catus

Observer

naturenut

Date

January 5, 2015

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nasua

Date

January 4, 2015 09:44 AM CST

Description

Gata doméstica a mas de 800 m de asentamientos humanos.

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No photos or sounds

What

Domestic Cat (Felis catus) Felis catus

Observer

ctnash

Date

January 4, 2015 05:49 PM AEST

Description

A huge feral cat, maybe even greater than 10 kg, observed at the edge of the mangrove literal zone.

Photos / Sounds

What

House Cat Felis catus

Observer

bernardsmith

Date

November 26, 2014 06:50 PM NZDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

predation on North Island Kaka

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Description from Wikipedia

The domestic cat (Felis catus or Felis silvestris catus) is a small, usually furry, domesticated, and carnivorous mammal. It is often called the housecat when kept as an indoor pet, or simply the cat when there is no need to distinguish it from other felids and felines. Cats are often valued by humans for companionship and their ability to hunt vermin and household pests.

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