Cat (feral)

Felis catus

Summary 2

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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  1. (c) Jennifer Rycenga, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), http://www.inaturalist.org/photos/796158
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Felis_catus

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