Newborn Kitten Paw Close-up Heel Pad
Lobes of Heel Pad of Cat

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A rounded part of a heel pad.
The heel pad of cats is made from three lobes.
There are two smaller lobules on the distal edge of the main (central) lobe of the cat’s heel pad.
Lobes are also usually apparent in tracks of felids.
Cf. lobule

Close-up of a Cat's Paw Showing Lobes and Lobules

Cat Paw