Pharaoh is a white serval (Leptailurus serval), a species known in Afrikaans as Tierboskat ("tiger forest cat"). The serval is a medium-sized African wild cat. DNA studies have shown it to be closely related to the African golden cat and the caracal.
A jaguarondi, also called the eyra cat, is a small-sized wild cat native to Central and South America. It is also found along the US/Mexico border. It is endangered. Locals say it makes a terrifying scream.