feline vocalisations

What do leopard cats sound like?

On paper leopard cats make a range of sounds which are similiar to those of domestic cats such as the…

3 months ago

The real reason why cats purr

You can work out the real reason why domestic cats purr by observing when they do it. There was a…

5 months ago

Cat says ‘hello, are you coming?’

A video went viral on Tik Tok a video-sharing social networking service. It purporedly shows a black domestic cat saying…

6 months ago

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…

12 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…

1 year 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…

2 years 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…

4 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…

6 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