Father Cat is a father of his son, Huckle Cat, his daughter, Sally Cat, and his wife, Mother Cat. He runs a grocery store and is sometimes referred to as Grocer Cat. His first name was John. He frequently does business with Farmer Alfalfa. He appears in Richard Scarry's What Do People Do All Day, Richard Scarry's Best ABC Video Ever, Richard Scarry's Best Learning Songs Video Ever, Richard Scarry's Best Sing-Along Mother Goose Video Ever and The Busy World of Richard Scarry.