Mammals (8 pages found in this category)


Abuwtiyuw

Ancient Egyptian dog, one of the earliest documented domestic animals whose name is known. He is believed to have been a royal guard dog who lived in the Sixth Dynasty (2345–2181 BC).

Beast of Buchan

Big cat or phantom cat reportedly sighted mainly in the historic Buchan area of Aberdeenshire in northeastern Scotland.

Black cat

The numerous folk beliefs about black cats, and cats in general, are often contradictory. Superstitions surrounding black cats are almost certainly some of the most prevalent even today, along with the number thirteen and walking under a ladder.

Cheshire cat

Fictional character that appears in Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (1865).

English Setter

Medium-size breed of dog which, according to the breed standard, should ideally have an elegant appearance

Greyfriars Bobby

Skye Terrier who supposedly spent fourteen years guarding the grave of his owner in 19th-century Edinburgh, until his own death on 14 January 1872.

Kellas cat

A Kellas cat is a black Scottish feline, initially considered to be a myth or a hoax.

Manchester Terrier

The Manchester Terrier is a breed of dog of the smooth-haired terrier type.