Orgai Whiskers was born on the 18th November 1999 in the Whiskers Mob. His parents were the first dominant pair of the Whiskers, Holly and Argon. He was born in a litter of four pups. His three other littermates were his sister Wahine Whiskers, Tama Whiskers and Rangi Whiskers. He and his siblings survived to adulthood. His sister Wahine was evicted and he and his brothers all left the Whiskers to go roving.