ears

Humans try to move their ear flaps just like cats

We know how mobile the visible part of the cat's ear is. They have over 30 muscles to move their…

1 month ago

Why can cats hear better than humans?

By 'better' I presume that the question refers to being able to hear a wider range of frequences in which…

5 months ago

What are lynx ear tufts?

What are lynx ear tufts? Answer: they are tufts of hair (a bunch of hairs growing together) emerging out of…

12 months ago

Why can cats hear ultrasound?

Cats can hear ultrasound to enhance their ability to detect high-frequency sounds produced by rodents which communicate in the 20-50…

1 year ago

The satellite-dish ears of the serval

The two pictures on this page show us the satellite-dish ears of the serval, a lanky, medium-sized wild cat species.…

1 year ago

Do cats hate loud music?

Yes, domestic cats hate loud music and shouting. These loud sounds are torture to the cat's delicate hearing apparatus. A…

2 years ago

Are Cat Ears Supposed to Be Hot?

[gallery columns="2" ids="101438,101439" orderby="rand"] Yes, cat ears are supposed to be hot for the simple reason that the blood vessels…

3 years ago

What is the hearing range of a cat?

Whereas humans can hear up to 20,000 cycles per second (cps) or 20kHz, cats can detect sounds as high as…

3 years ago

Cat With Mickey Mouse Ears

The photo looks genuine but when I look at it I can't believe it is real! It is strange. I…

5 years ago

Cat’s Field of Hearing

Because the domestic cat has 32 ear muscles compared to our measly six, (s)he can move the outer parts of…

6 years ago