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Start pointQuest map icon
A Tail of Two Cats icon
Talk to Unferth in his house in Burthorpe.
Member requirementP2P icon Members only
Official difficultyIntermediate Intermediate
Official lengthLong
RequirementsSkill requirements are not boostable unless marked with a [B] for boostable.
Quest Quests:
Items requiredItems from the tool belt are not listed unless they do not work or are not automatically added.
Enemies to defeat
  • None

Starting the quest


  • Speak to Hild in the building southwest of Unferth's house.
  • Locate Bob the cat using the catspeak amulet and talk to him by doing the following:
    • Right-click "open" on the amulet in your equipped items.
    • Click on the whiskers until the arrow and the eyes glow white.
    • Follow the arrow until you find Bob.
    • The easiest way to find Bob is to triangulate his position by using different teleports.

Strong Lineage

  • Talk to Gertrude in her house west of Varrock. (Chat 1)
  • Speak to Reldo in the Varrock library. (Chat 3)
  • Go back to Bob the cat again.

Memories and Bob's List

  • Go to Sophanem and talk to the Sphinx. (Chat 12)
  • Return to Unferth's house in Burthorpe and do the following:
    • Rake the patch behind his house and plant potato seeds. Your cat will notify you when they are done (typically 25–35 minutes to grow).
    • Use the logs on fireplace, then light the fireplace.
    • Use the chocolate cake and bucket of milk on the table.
    • Make his bed upstairs.
    • Give Unferth a haircut. (Chat 2)
  • Talk to Unferth again once all the chores are done. (Chat 1)

Down with the "Sickness"

Apothecary location

Location of the Apothecary

  • Talk to the Apothecary in south-west Varrock. (Chat 1~)
  • Unequip your weapons.
  • Equip your doctor or nurse hat along with your desert clothing.
  • Return to Unferth with a vial of water.
  • Go back and talk to Bob the cat. If he's not at his usual location, try looking inside the Lumbridge Castle or locate him again using the catspeak amulet.
  • After the cutscene, talk to Unferth again.
  • Quest complete!


A Tail of Two Cats reward
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