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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: cat - any domesticated member of the genus Felishouse cat - any domesticated member of the genus Felis
domestic animal, domesticated animal - any of various animals that have been tamed and made fit for a human environment
Felis, genus Felis - type genus of the Felidae: true cats and most wildcats
cat, true cat - feline mammal usually having thick soft fur and no ability to roar: domestic cats; wildcats
kitty-cat, puss, pussycat, kitty - informal terms referring to a domestic cat
mouser - a cat proficient at mousing
alley cat - a homeless cat
tomcat, tom - male cat
tabby - female cat
tabby, tabby cat - a cat with a grey or tawny coat mottled with black
tiger cat - a cat having a striped coat
calico cat, tortoiseshell-cat, tortoiseshell - a cat having black and cream-colored and yellowish markings
Persian cat - a long-haired breed of cat
Angora cat, Angora - a long-haired breed of cat similar to the Persian cat
Siamese cat, Siamese - a slender short-haired blue-eyed breed of cat having a pale coat with dark ears paws face and tail tip
Burmese cat - a short-haired breed with body similar to the Siamese cat but having a solid dark brown or grey coat
Egyptian cat - a domestic cat of Egypt
Maltese cat, Maltese - a term applied indiscriminately in the United States to any short-haired bluish-grey cat
Abyssinian, Abyssinian cat - a small slender short-haired breed of African origin having brownish fur with a reddish undercoat
Manx cat, Manx - a short-haired tailless breed of cat believed to originate on the Isle of Man
clowder - a group of cats
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"For," said he to himself, "it is a hard heart that kicks the lame dog from off the sill." As Stutely sat thus, there came a great house cat and rubbed against his knee, raising his robe a palm's-breadth high.
Being the whole Seventh Cavalry's reptile, he doesn't belong to anybody in particular, and hasn't any military duties; so he comes and goes as he pleases, and is popular with all the house cats and other authentic sources of private information.
It is vital to routinely treat your cat, even a house cat, with a dewormer from your vet.
In order to retrieve Busy Bee, Gidget turns to sardonic house cat Chloe (Lake Bell) for valuable tips on how to imitate the behaviour of a puss.
The grey house cat, NAMEDTOBY, escaped from his home on MountVernon Avenue, Coatbridge, on November 26.
A story about a small house cat comparing itself to various jungle cats.
Synopsis: "Wanted: A Forever Home" by Janet Goodwin is a heart-warming tale showcasing the thoughts, fears, loneliness, and joy of Senora, a toffee-nosed house cat, and ten very individual and determined street cats whose lives are all torn apart until they meet up with Gentleman George, a Portuguese mountain dog whose one mission in life has always been to obey the commands of his master.
But house cat owners should be creating a daily exercise routine for their pet."
Would it be possible for him to become a house cat if we couldn't get another ground-floor flat?
The new products include Pet Zone Pounce House Cat Tunnel, designed to be portable and collapsible for easy storage; Pet Zone Romp-A-Round Floor Toy, with jingling balls and a spinning toy feather for a multi-sensory experience; Pet Zone Kitty Kicker designed to inspire cats to exercise; and Pet Zone Catnip Crinkle Discs, designed to stimulate cats' senses.
House cat densities are not regulated by prey populations but are more dependent on human density (Sims et al.
It's time for Mia to be a house cat which will help manage her condition and keep her safe.