15 Most Popular Cartoon Cats In The History

We all love cartoon cat of all types as these cat cartoons appear so cute on screens. Moreover, the whole credit goes to designers who designed these cartoon cat characters are now so famous among not only children as well as youngsters.

Cat is one of the incredible creations by God, while cartoon designers have given praiseworthy shapes to this small carnivorous mammal. Some cute cartoon cats like The-Pink-Panther, Tom Cat, Puss-in-Boots, Tom Cat, and others are mentioned below remain still top attraction for uncounted children worldwide.

Our roundup contains cat characters are designed extremely attractive. Some cats are illustrated as superhero, while a lot of cartoon cats are paired with famous mouse characters with the intention that both sides may battle it out. Here you are about to learn about the greatest cartoon cat characters of all time.

Most of these will surely be top interest for your kids, though there are some cartoons’ series with cat characters are showing on cartoon channels. We just want your feedback against our roundup as it is composed just for you, so don’t forget place your comments below the comment section.


15. Tigger

Tigger is a fictional tiger character originally initiated in The House at Pooh Corner, the sequel to Winnie-the-Pooh by A. A. Milne. Tigger is based on one of Christopher Robin Milne’s stuffed toy animals. It is shown in the Disney cartoon versions of Winnie the Pooh as well as in his own film.


14. The Pink Panther

The Pink Panther is a British- American media franchise created by Maurice Richlin and Blake Edwards. It primarily focuses on a series of comedy-mystery films include an inept French police detective, Inspector Jacques Clouseau.


13. Sylvester Cat

Sylvester is a fictional character, a three-time Academy Award-winning anthropomorphic Tuxedo cat in the Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies series of cartoons.  A large amount of his emergences have him often chasing Tweety, Speedy Gonzales, or Hippety Hopper.


12. Simba

Every kid must be aware nicely with one of the most popular fictional character Simba which is the main character of Disney’s The Lion King franchise. This Simba was created by screenwriters Irene Mecchi, Jonathan Roberts and Linda Woolverton.


11. Puss in Boots

This cat cartoon is commonly known in English as “Puss in Boots”, “Master Cat, or The Booted Cat”. It is an Italian which later turned European literary fairy tale about an anthropomorphic cat who uses trickery and treachery to gain power, wealth, and the hand of a princess in marriage for his penniless and low-born master.


10. Hobbes

Hobbes is an anthropomorphic tiger much larger than Calvin and full of independent attitudes and ideas. This cartoon cat is from “Calvin and Hobbes” is a daily American comic strip. Calvin and Hobbes has been watching widely for a long time enduring influence, popularity, academic and philosophical interest.


9. Mufasa

Mufasa is a protagonist from Disney’s 1994 animated feature film, The Lion King. He was the king of the Pride Lands and Simba’s father. In the middle of his supremacy, Mufasa was killed by his jealous younger brother, Scar, in an effort to take the throne.


8. Nala

Nala is a fictional lioness who appears in Disney’s The Lion King franchise. This cat cartoon was introduced in the animated film “The Lion King” in 1994. Nala then emerges as a less prominent character in the film’s sequels The Lion King II: Simba’s Pride (1998) and The Lion King 1½ (2004), and appears as a chronic character in The Lion Guard (2015–2019).


7. Marie

Marie is a central character from the 1970 Disney film, The Aristocats. She is a white-furred kitten who is the middle and only female kitten of Duchess, the younger sister of Toulouse and the older sister of Berlioz.


6. Garfield

Garfield is an American comic strip created by Jim Davis. This cartoon cat initially published locally as Jon in 1976, then in countrywide syndication from 1978 as Garfield, it chronicles the life of the title character, Garfield the cat; Jon Arbuckle, his human owner; and Odie, the dog. Since 2013, Garfield was syndicated in about 2,580 newspapers and journals, and held the Guinness World Record as the most widely syndicated comic strip globally.


5. Figaro

Figaro is Geppetto’s pet Tuxedo Cat in Disney’s 1940 animated film Pinocchio. This cat cartoon then was seen as Minnie Mouse’s cat in some cartoon shorts. It was created as a supporting character in the 1940 film Pinocchio. Like other characters from that film, Figaro remained successful to achieve notable popularity character with audiences.


4. Duchess

Duchess is the female central character of Disney’s 1970 animated film, The Aristocats. She is the mother of Marie, Berlioz, and Toulouse. In terms of her appearance, Duchess looks very elegant, beautiful and ladylike, being the pet to an aristocrat.


3. Cheshire Cat

The Cheshire Cat is a fictional cat character which was introduced by Lewis Carroll in Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. This cartoon cat became top interest for uncounted audience for its distinctive mischievous grin.


2. Bagheera

Bagheera is a fictional character from Rudyard Kipling’s Mowgli stories in The Jungle Book (coll. 1894) and The Second Jungle Book (coll. 1895). He is a black panther who is close friend, protector and mentor to the “man-cub” Mowgli. The word bagheera belongs to Hindi-Urdu is used for black panther, while the root word “bagh” means tiger.


 1. Tom Cat

Tom Cat is one of the most popular cartoon characters all over the globe. It is from American animated series of comedy short films “Tom and Jerry” was created in 1940 by William Hanna and Joseph Barbera. It became so famous for its 161 theatrical short films by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, which focuses on a love-hate relationship between the title characters Tom and Jerry, who is a mouse.