List of fictional cats in television

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This list of fictional cats and other felines in television is subsidiary to the list of fictional cats. This list includes feline puppet characters. It is restricted solely to notable feline characters from notable live action (or primarily live action) television programmes. For characters that appear in several separate shows, only the earliest appearance will be recorded here.

Character Origin Notes
Abigail kitten iCarly This orange tabby appeared in a 2007 Halloween episode of iCarly; iScream On Halloween.
Angie and Fiddle The Friendly Giant "The Jazz Cats", cat puppets who played music with The Friendly Giant and his friends
Bagpuss Bagpuss The large, saggy, pink and white striped, stuffed cat belonging to Emily and main character of the children's television show.
The Cat Red Dwarf A Felis Sapiens, which evolved from the domestic housecat, is played by Danny John-Jules in the BBC TV science fiction sitcom.
Charley cat Marmaduke Cat friend of Marmaduke dog
Fluffy cat The Brady Bunch Appeared in the pilot episode only
Fluffy cat Leave It to Beaver A Neighbors white Persian cat; both brothers neglect to "cat sitt"; Mr Cleaver has to rescue cat from a tree
Fluffy cat MASH 4077 Appeared in MASH Episode "Springtime"
Isis Star Trek: The Original Series Appeared in the Star Trek episode Assignment: Earth; seemingly able to switch appearances from black cat to black-haired woman
Kitty ’’The Closer’’ Appeared in the television series The Closer as Brenda Lee Johnson’s adopted cat.
Lord Tubbington Glee The male pet of Brittany Pierce
Mr. Puss Glee Male pet of Hunter Clarington, the leader of the rival glee club, The Warblers of Dalton Academy School.
Lucky ALF The Tanners' pet cat, whom ALF repeatedly tried to eat.
Miss Kitty Fantastico Buffy the Vampire Slayer Pet kitten of Tara Maclay and Willow Rosenberg. She is black with white rear feet, a white stripe from her chin to chest, and a small spot of white fur around her nose.
Monkey Perry Mason Simase cat who Appeared in four Perry Mason TV episodes. In "The Case of the Careless Kitten", Monkey, the titular cat, helps provide Mason with a clue to a murderer. Also appeared in "The Case of the Golden Fraud", "The Case of the Caretaker's Cat", and "The Case of the Silent Partner."
Mrs. Paw Big Barn Farm A live-action cat
Muffy Shipping Wars Cat companion of carrier Roy "Nickel holding Up a Dollar" Garber
IMF agent "Rusty the cat" Mission Impossible episode "The Seal" Played by Orangey who also starred in Movies The Diary of Ann Frank, Rhubarband |Breakfast at Tiffany's. Won the Animal acting award {Patsy}.
Salem Sabrina the Teenage Witch Portrayed by a real black cat or a puppet voiced by Nick Bakay.
Spot Star Trek: The Next Generation The pet cat of the android Data. At first, "a long-haired Somali cat" (male) was cast as Spot; later, he was replaced by a female, "an American shorthair, with a brighter basic color", who delivers kittens.[1][2]
Toonces Saturday Night Live Star of the recurring sketch "Toonces, The Cat Who Could Drive A Car." ("He can drive. Just not very well.")
Unnamed cat Emergency! Gave birth to kittens at Station 51; episode "Alley Cat" 3/3 6 Oct 1973
Unnamed cat The Wild Wild West Appeared twice-once as Dr. Loveless cat in "The Night of the Raven" and once as Agent Gordon cat in "The Night of the Big Blackmail"

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  1. ^ Hillebrand, Jörg and Bernd Schneider. "Spot the Difference: Spot". Ex Astris Scientia. Retrieved November 30, 2015.
  2. ^ Kelleghan, Fiona (2005), "Cats", The Greenwood encyclopedia of science fiction and fantasy, 1, pp. 105–107, ISBN 978-0-313-32951-7