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Adult Cat Vocalisations are a Development of Kitten Meow — 3 Comments

  1. A very good article but I knew that all along. It’s just another example of kittenish traits being extended into adulthood and serving them well. The purring, the kneading with the paws, and dependence on a human care-taker are 3 more examples.

    • I think it was Dr Morris – “Catwatching” – who first posited this idea. It is just nice to see Bradshaw restate it, confirm it. It is an important bit of science because it tells us that cats see us as mother cats.

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