The black-footed cat (Felis nigripes) is the smallest African cat, and is endemic in the south west arid zone of the southern African subregion. The black-footed cat is one of the smallest cat species.
FACTOID: The Chinese philosopher, Confucius. owned a cat and always kept it by his side. He believed the cat was sent from heaven as a conduit for divine wisdom. his companion is a cat and he loves them so much