get

/breeds

The properties for each Breed will increase over time as more research is completed.

Passing a Breed’s id as Query parameter breed_id on requests to the /images/search route will filter the search results to only show that Breed. e.g. https://api.thecatapi.com/v1/images/search?breed_id=beng will return Bengal Cats

Requires API Key authentication.

Authorization

apiKey - x-api-key

Request Parameters

3 Query Parameters

Responses

An Array of Breed Objects.

1 Header
1 Example
Schema
array[object]
id
string
name
string
temperament
string
life_span
string
alt_names
string
wikipedia_url
string
origin
string
weight_imperial
string
experimental
integer
minimum: 0
maximum: 1
hairless
integer
minimum: 0
maximum: 1
natural
integer
minimum: 0
maximum: 1
rare
integer
minimum: 0
maximum: 1
rex
integer
minimum: 0
maximum: 1
suppress_tail
integer
minimum: 0
maximum: 1
short_legs
integer
minimum: 0
maximum: 1
hypoallergenic
integer
minimum: 0
maximum: 1
adaptability
integer
minimum: 1
maximum: 5
affection_level
integer
minimum: 1
maximum: 5
country_code
string
child_friendly
integer
minimum: 1
maximum: 5
dog_friendly
integer
minimum: 1
maximum: 5
energy_level
integer
minimum: 1
maximum: 5
grooming
integer
minimum: 1
maximum: 5
health_issues
integer
minimum: 1
maximum: 5
intelligence
integer
minimum: 1
maximum: 5
shedding_level
integer
minimum: 1
maximum: 5
social_needs
integer
minimum: 1
maximum: 5
stranger_friendly
integer
minimum: 1
maximum: 5
vocalisation
integer
minimum: 1
maximum: 5

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