Scientific Name:

Felis Silvestris Cafra


African Wild Cat


Widely All Over South Africa And Namibia.


South Africa And Namibia


In the genus “Felis” there are 3 sub-species. The African Wild Cat(Felis silvestris),Black Footed Cat(Felis nigripes) and the Sand Cat(Felis margarita).
Only the African Wildcat is hunted.
Southern African/Kaffir Wild Cat or Caffre Cat (Felis silvestris cafra) was named by Anselme Gaetan Desmarest in 1822.