Allegiances, as presented in the opening pages of Dawn. Characters that were excluded from an Allegiances list, but appeared in the book, will be listed following the formal allegiances list.


Leader: Firestar-ginger tom with a flame-colored pelt
Deputy: Graystripe-long-haired gray tom
Medicine cat(s): Cinderpelt-dark gray she-cat
Apprentice, Leafpaw
Warriors: Mousefur-small, dusky brown she-cat
Apprentice, Spiderpaw

Dustpelt-dark brown tabby tom
Apprentice, Squirrelpaw

Sandstorm-pale ginger she-cat

Cloudtail-long-haired white tom

Brackenfur-golden brown tabby tom
Apprentice, Whitepaw

Thornclaw-golden brown tabby tom
Apprentice, Shrewpaw

Brightheart-white she-cat with ginger patches

Brambleclaw-dark brown tabby tom with amber eyes

Ashfur-pale gray (with darker flecks) tom, dark blue eyes

Rainwhisker-dark gray tom with blue eyes

Sootfur-lighter gray tom with amber eyes

Sorreltail-tortoiseshell and white she-cat with amber eyes
Apprentices: Squirrelpaw-dark ginger she-cat with green eyes

Leafpaw-light brown tabby she-cat with amber eyes

Spiderpaw-long-limbed black tom with brown underbelly and amber eyes

Shrewpaw-small, dark brown tom with amber eyes

Whitepaw-white she-cat with green eyes
Queens: Goldenflower-pale ginger coat, the oldest nursery queen

Ferncloud-pale gray (with darker flecks) she-cat, green eyes, mother of Dustpelt's kits
Elders: Frostfur-beautiful white she-cat with blue eyes

Speckletail-pale tabby she-cat

Longtail-pale tabby tom with dark black stripes, retired early due to failing sight


Leader: Blackstar-large white tom with huge jet-black paws
Deputy: Russetfur-dark ginger she-cat
Medicine cat(s): Littlecloud-very small tabby tom
Warriors: Oakfur-small brown tom
Apprentice, Smokepaw

Cedarheart-dark gray tom

Rowanclaw-ginger tom
Apprentice, Talonpaw

Nightwing-black she-cat

Tawnypelt-tortoiseshell she-cat with green eyes
Apprentices: Smokepaw-N/A*

Queens: Tallpoppy-long-legged light brown tabby she-cat
Elders: Runningnose-small gray and white tom, formerly the medicine cat

Boulder-skinny gray tom

* It should be noted that in this volume only the ThunderClan apprentices were given a section to themselves.


Leader: Tallstar-elderly black and white tom with a very long tail
Deputy: Mudclaw-mottled dark brown tom
Apprentice, Crowpaw-dark smoky gray, almost black tom with blue eyes*
Medicine cat(s): Barkface-short-tailed brown tom
Warriors: Tornear-tabby tom

Webfoot-dark gray tabby tom
Apprentice, Weaselpaw

Onewhisker-brown tabby tom

Robinwing-light brown she-cat with blue eyes
Apprentice, Thistlepaw
Apprentices: Weaselpaw-N/A*

Queens: Ashfoot-gray queen

Whitetail-small white she-cat
Elders: Morningflower-tortoiseshell she-cat

Oatwhisker-creamy brown tabby tom

* It should be noted that in this volume only the ThunderClan apprentices were given a section to themselves; however, Crowpaw's description appeared with his apprentice entry due to his importance to the plot in this book.

It should be noted that Gorsetail appears in this book, but is not listed in the allegiances.


Leader: Leopardstar-unusually spotted golden tabby she-cat
Deputy: Mistyfoot-gray she-cat with blue eyes
Medicine cat(s): Mudfur-long-haired light brown tom
Apprentice, Mothwing-dappled golden she-cat
Warriors: Blackclaw-smoky black tom
Apprentice, Volepaw

Heavystep-thickset tabby tom
Apprentice, Stonepaw

Stormfur-dark gray tom with amber eyes

Hawkfrost-dark brown tom with a white underbelly and ice blue eyes

Swallowtail-dark brown tabby she-cat with green eyes
Apprentice, Splashpaw
Apprentices: Volepaw-N/A*


Queens: Mosspelt-tortoiseshell she-cat

Dawnflower-pale gray she-cat
Elders: Shadepelt-very dark gray she-cat

Loudbelly-dark brown tom

* It should be noted that in this volume only the ThunderClan apprentices were given a section to themselves.

Tumblekit appeared in this book, but was excluded from the allegiances list (which does not include kits).

The Tribe of Rushing Water

Healer: Teller of the Pointed Stones (Stoneteller)-brown tabby tom with amber eyes
Prey-hunters: Gray Sky Before Dawn (Gray)-pale gray tabby tom

Brook Where Small Fish Swim (Brook)-brown tabby she-cat
Cave-guards: Talon of Swooping Eagle (Talon)-dark brown tabby tom (formerly leader of the outcasts)

Jagged Rock Where Heron Sits (Jag)-dark gray tom (former outcast)

Rock Beneath Still Water (Rock)-brown tom (former outcast)

Bird That Sings At Dusk (Bird)-gray tabby she-cat (former outcast)

Crag Where Eagles Nest (Crag)-dark gray tom

Sheer Path Beside Waterfall (Sheer)-dark brown tabby tom

Night of No Stars (Night)-black she-cat

Kit-mothers: Wing Shadow Over Water (Wing)-gray and white she-cat

Flight of Startled Heron (Flight)-brown tabby she-cat
To-bes: None Listed
Elders: None Listed

Cats outside Clans

Barley—black-and-white tom that lives on a farm close to the forest
Ravenpaw—sleek black cat who lives on the farm with Barley
Cody—a tabby kittypet with blue eyes
Sasha—a tawny-colored rogue she-cat

Other animals

Midnight-a star-gazing badger who lives by the sea

Warriors allegiances
The Prophecies Begin Into the WildFire and IceForest of SecretsRising StormA Dangerous PathThe Darkest Hour
The New Prophecy MidnightMoonriseDawnStarlightTwilightSunset
Power of Three The SightDark RiverOutcastEclipseLong ShadowsSunrise
Omen of the Stars The Fourth ApprenticeFading EchoesNight WhispersSign of the MoonThe Forgotten WarriorThe Last Hope
A Vision of Shadows The Apprentice's QuestThunder and ShadowShattered SkyDarkest NightRiver of FireThe Raging Storm
The Broken Code Lost StarsThe Silent ThawVeil of ShadowsDarkness WithinThe Place of No Stars
Dawn of the Clans The Sun TrailThunder RisingThe First BattleThe Blazing StarA Forest DividedPath of Stars
Super Editions Firestar's QuestBluestar's ProphecySkyClan's DestinyCrookedstar's PromiseYellowfang's SecretTallstar's RevengeBramblestar's StormMoth Flight's VisionHawkwing's JourneyTigerheart's ShadowCrowfeather's TrialSquirrelflight's HopeGraystripe's Vow
Novellas Hollyleaf's StoryMistystar's OmenCloudstar's JourneyLeafpool's WishTigerclaw's FuryDovewing's SilenceMapleshade's VengeanceGoosefeather's CurseRavenpaw's FarewellSpottedleaf's HeartPinestar's ChoiceThunderstar's EchoRedtail's DebtTawnypelt's ClanShadowstar's Life
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