The Cat in the Hat is a the main character of the short story book called The Cat in the Hat created by Dr. Seuss. This six feet tall farm cat wears a long red and white hat. The Cat is a very mysterious character who stays calm at situations where chaos happens around him. Despite The Cat being quite boastful at times, he has a kind heart and he appeared in the short story to cheer up the bored children.
He has two main helpers known as Thing 1 and Thing 2. The things are very helpful and come to the rescue whenever The Cat and the kids are in a difficult situation. The Cat also cares for the Things and the 3 of them get along pretty well.