Lore:Cat

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Cats are small felines kept for companionship and for catching rodents. Several breeds are known to exist in Tamriel.

Abecean Ratter Cat[edit]

A short-haired brown cat famous from Hegathe to Woodhearth for its rodent-hunting skills. [1]

  • Found in: ESO

Big-Eared Ginger Mouser[edit]

A breed of cat known for its mousing skills and affectionate personality. They are favored as barn cats, and are loved by many for their cute, goofy-eared looks.[2] Their kittens make excellent shipboard pets. Their large ears allow them to hear the slightest motions.[3]

  • Found in: ESO

Black Cat[edit]

A short-haired black-colored cat.

  • Found in: ESO

Grimalkin[edit]

The Grimalkin is a fluffy, prong-eared cat renowned for its excellent hearing. They have four ears, which enhances their sense of hearing.[4] Odd-Eyed grimalkins are heterochromic cats with white fur. They are rumored to have supernatural abilities by some.[5] The Prong-Eared Forge Mouser is a grimalkin with glossy black fur and amber eyes.[6]

  • Found in: ESO

Housecat[edit]

A short-haired gray tabby cat, said to be a distant relative of the Alfiq subspecies of Khajiit. [7]

  • Found in: ESO

Mages Guild Sentry Cat[edit]

A large-eared cat often seen in Mages Guildhalls. It is said to be able to detect any and all intruders, including Daedra and those who are magically concealed. [8]

  • Found in: ESO

Milady's Cloud Cat[edit]

Milk-white cats that are often kept by the House of Dibella. They are said to be sacred to Dibella and serve as her representatives in the animal kingdom. A House of Dibella will typically have three or four milk-white cats within its walls.[9]

  • Found in: ESO

Necrom Ghostgazer Cat[edit]

The Necrom Ghostgazer is a short-haired sealpoint cat favored by Telvanni wizards. They can purportedly see demons and spirits.[10]

  • Found in: ESO

Senchal Striped Cat[edit]

The Senchal Stripe is a cunning and elegant short-haired breed. It's known for being mischievous and getting into places where it doesn't belong.[11]

  • Found in: ESO

Sphynx[edit]

The Sphynx, also called the "Sphynx Lynx", is a hairless cat popular with nobles who are allergic to cats.[12] The black sphynx cats of the Alik'r, dubbed "Tu'whacca's Sphynx Cats", are said to bring the blessing of Tu'whacca to their household. For this reason, they are honored. They have also been observed sleeping with those who near death, giving them a reputation as guides to the Far Shores.[13]

  • Found in: ESO

References[edit]

  1. ^ ESO pet descriptions/Crown Store blurbs
  2. ^ Big-Eared Ginger Mouser pet description in ESO
  3. ^ Big-Eared Ginger Kitten pet description in ESO
  4. ^ Grimalkin pet description in ESO
  5. ^ Prong-Eared Odd-Eyed Cat pet description in ESO
  6. ^ Prong-Eared Forge Mouser appearance in ESO
  7. ^ Housecat pet description in ESO
  8. ^ Mages Guild Sentry Cat pet description in ESO
  9. ^ Milady's Cloud Cat pet description in ESO
  10. ^ Necrom Ghostgazer Cat pet description in ESO
  11. ^ Senchal Striped Cat pet description in ESO
  12. ^ Sphynx Lynx pet description in ESO
  13. ^ Tu'whacca's Sphynx Cat pet description in ESO