What is a female cat called?
Does a female cat have a special name? If you had to guess what a girl cat is called, what would you come up with?
What Are Female Cats Called?
So, what do you call a female cat?
Thankfully, and luckily for all those girl cats out there, it’s a much nicer name than what female dogs are called!
In English, a female cat is most often called a Molly, or sometimes (less creatively) called a she-cat. This is the same whether the cat has been spayed, or not.
A male cat’s name is more commonly known for some reason. They are called Toms or Tom-cats.
Are you unsure about whether or not you have a male or a female cat?
That video will help you distinguish the sex of your puss!
What Is a Mother Cat Called?
What do you call a mother cat?
A mom cat is called a Queen!
The term queen (for both cats and human queens) means an honored woman or female ruler. It is said that breeders back in England began referring to their pregnant cats as queens as something of a joke, and it stuck!
It’s the perfect name for these animals that are so devoted to taking care of and raising their young.
Term For A Female Cat
So there you have it, all the terms for a female cat.
If you were to rename female cats yourself, what would you have called them?