feline vocalisations

Pitiful cat meows affect people less emotionally than whining dogs

A group of scientists led by Katherine Young of King's College London have come to the conclusion that the whining…

4 months ago

What is physically happening inside a cat when he purrs? Does the cat choose when to purr?

At one time, in the long distant past, there was a theory that the cat's voicebox had nothing whatsoever to…

10 months ago

So you think a small, cute wild cat will make a nice pet?

WARNING: Turn your computer volume controls down a click or two before playing this video! Some people are tempted into…

1 year ago

Do sand cats purr?

Rashed Al Qamzi, who I believe is a supervisor at Al Ain Wildlife Park and Resort (believed to be in…

3 years ago

Adult Cat Vocalisations are a Development of Kitten Meow

Bradshaw in his book The Domestic Cat: The Biology of Its Behaviour makes the point that the vacalisations of the…

5 years ago

Feline Vocal Language is Universal: Is it Like Music?

Feline vocal language is universal. In the same way that music is referred to as the Universal Language, no matter…

6 years ago