The leaders are the most respected cats in the Clan. They have proved themselves as strong and loyal cats, therefore they have recieved their rank. It is the leaders' job to lead the Clan and make important decisions. ThistleClan will be accepting three leaders at a time.
These cats are next in line to become leaders. They have worked hard to earn their rank and have proved to be worthy of soon claiming the leader status. They usually help the leader organize patrols and do other jobs. ThistleClan will be accepting three deputies at a time.
Medicine cats are in charge of protecting the Clan from disease and injury. They heal sick and injured cats and they are the closest to StarClan out of the entire Clan. Medicine cats have devoted their lives to learning about herbs and healing others.
Warriors are taught to fight and protect their Clan. This is the basic rank you need to get higher ranks such as deputy and leader. Once they are appointed, they must keep a silent vigil for one night. These cats may mentor their own apprentices as well.
Apprentices are mentored by warriors or medicine cats to recieve higher ranks. If they want to be a warrior, they must learn how to hunt and fight. If they want to become a medicine cat, they must learn all there is to know about herbs and healing. Apprentices are expected to do different jobs in the Clan, such as replace the elders' bedding and check them for ticks.