The Warrior Code is a list of 16 codes created by each clan's founding leader, Thunder, Shadow, Wind, and River. The code is expected to be followed and a cat may be punished if they do not follow the code.
1.Defend your Clan, even with your life. You may have friendships with other Clans, but you must stay loyal to your Clan.
2.Do not hunt or trespass on another Clan's territory.
3.Elders, queens, and kits must be fed before apprentices and warriors. If a warrior or apprentice is sick our hurt, they may eat the same time as elders, queens, and kits.
4.Prey is killed only to be eaten. Give StarClan thanks for its life.
5.A kit must be at least 6 moons old to become and apprentice.
6.Newly appointed warriors must keep a silent vigil for one night after getting his\her warrior name.
7.A cat cannot be deputy unless they have mentored at least one apprentice.
8.The deputy will become leader if the leader dies, retires, or exiled.
9.After the death or retirement of a deputy, a new deputy must be chosen before moonhigh.
10.A Gathering is held when there is a full moon. This is a truce, and if there is a fight, that will make StarClan angry.
11.Boundaries must be checked and marked daily. Challenge all trespassing cats.
12.No warrior can neglect a kit in danger or pain, even if it is a kittypet or from another clan.
13.The word of the Clan leader is law.
14.An honorable warrior does not need to kill to win his\her battles, unless they are outside the warrior code or for self-defense.
15.A warrior rejects the soft life of a kittypet.
16.Each cat may be proud and independent, but if the Clan is in danger you must fight with your Clan.