Cat

Cat

KNOWN AS

Male: Tomcat
Female: Queen
Baby: Kitten
   

REPRODUCTION

Gestation Period: 9 weeks
How many offspring at a time? Litters range from 1 to 8 with an average of 4 kittens per litter.
   

GENERAL FACTS

Food Class: Carnivore
Food: Meat
Average Lifespan: 12 to 15 years
Variations: Currently over 70 recognized breeds
Uses: Pet/companion, pest control (hunts rodents and snakes)
   

FUN FACTS

Oldest: 38 years - Creme Puff
Smallest: Singapuras are officially the smallest cat breed in the world.
Biggest: The Maine Coon is the largest domestic cat breed.
Most Offspring: Largest known litter is 19 kittens