Cave Bear
Stronger than its lower land cousins, this bear is found in the higher elevations of Skyrim.
 Cave Rat
A common rodent found in most underground habitats (like caves, for instance). See also Rat
An egg-laying farm animal commonly found in Skyrim.
Nomadic, semi-intelligent beast race that possesses the head and torso of a powerfully-built man and the lower body of a horse. Can be commonly found in Valenwood and High Rock. Speakers of Centaurian can prevent them from attacking.
 Centurion Archer
An enchanted and mechanical artifact of the Dwemer, the Centurion Archer is an upgraded version of the Centurion Sphere that has been equipped to fire darts from an arm-mounted mechanism.
 Centurion Sphere
An enchanted and mechanical artifact of the Dwemer which can still be found guarding their ruins. It can transform itself into a uniform sphere when inactive. The sphere usually have a shock shield which protect them from shock damage. Also appeared in Redguard, but were called simply Robots.
 Centurion Spider
A small mechanical and magical artifact of the Dwemer which can still be found patrolling their ruins. Spiders are immune to poison and can cast poison based damage spells.
Chaurus are large hostile insects found in caves deep below the surface of Skyrim. They possess a highly poisonous ranged attack and a powerful bite. Chaurus are bred and raised by the Falmer, later to be killed and have their chitin used for armor.
 Chaurus Hunter
Chaurus Hunters are large hostile flying insects found in caves deep below the surface of Skyrim. They possess a highly poisonous ranged attack and a powerful bite. They are the second life stage of the Chaurus, which transforms into a Hunter after several days of death-like stillness. Because Chaurus are commonly bred by Falmer for their chitin, Chaurus Hunters are often found living in close proximity.
 Chestnut Horse
A light reddish brown breed of horse.
This is a reptilian Daedra with a large crested head with several small spikes across its face. They walk on two legs and use their clawed arms much like a predatory dinosaur would. They are generally thought to be of animal intelligence, though it is possible that they are intelligent enough to be communicated with at times. Clannfear are not known to actively use magic, though some do have a damage shield of some sort. Although they are often associated with the Daedric Prince Mehrunes Dagon, they can be found throughout the various planes of Oblivion.
- Variations: Clannfear Runt
 Cliff Racer
 Corprus Stalker
Deranged and deformed victims of the dreaded Corprus disease which has no known cure. Care must be taken when confronting these creatures as they have become incredibly tough due to the disease, and may infect you with Corprus. They are capable of regenerating damaged health.
 Corrupted Shade
These foul creatures have been created by an evil Necromancer to inhabit Meridia's Temple. It is unknown how, exactly, they were created, but appear to be a mix of a ghost and a skeleton.
Cows are large, docile domesticated animals which are common throughout Skyrim, especially on farms.
 Crippled Skeleton
A lower form of undead found throughout the land of Morrowind.
 Cyrodilic Spadetail
Cyrodilic Spadetail is a fish that can be caught in ponds, lakes, and other bodies of water. Despite its name, it can be caught in the waters of Skyrim.