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The Cat API

The Cat API is a free web service providing developer access to random cat pictures. API users can specify the number of returned results, image type, image size, and the category of the cat picture. The API also allows an application to vote on images, retrieve votes, favorite images, list categories, and much more.

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The Cat: Highlights

Summary
Random cat pictures
Category
Photos
Tags
Protocols
HTTP
Data Formats
XML
API home
http://thecatapi.com/ 

The Cat: Specifications

Functionality

Client Install Required
 
Service Endpoint
http://thecatapi.com/api/

Signup and Licensing

Signup Requirements
 
Developer Key Required
Yes  
Account Required
No  
Commercial Licensing
 
Provider
thecatapi.com/  
Non-Commercial Lic.
 
Data Licensing
 
Usage Fees
 
Program Fees
 
Certification Program
 
Usage Limits
1,000 per day without API key 
Terms of Service
 

Security

Authentication Model
API Key 
SSL Support
 
Read-only Without Login
 

Support

Vendor API Kits
 
Community API Kits
 
API Blog
 
Site Blog
 
API Forum
 
Developer Support
 
Console URL
 

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