get

/breeds/search

Search for a Breed by using part of it’s name as the ‘q’ query parameter.

e.g ?q=sib to search for Siberian - https://api.thecatapi.com/v1/breeds/search?q=sib

Authorization

apiKey - x-api-key

Request Parameters

1 Query Parameter

Responses

Array of Breeds that match the query parameter (?q=)

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

Send a Test Request

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$$.env
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x-api-key