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

Do Asian leopard cats purr?

Yes, the leopard cat or Asiatic leopard cat purrs. The vocal repertoire of this small wild cat includes the typical…

3 months ago

Why do domestic cats purr and meow while wild ones don’t?

The question is misguided as some wild cats do purr and meow. For those wild cats who don't purr and…

4 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

Domestic cat makes weird cat sound but how weird is it?

Kelso, Washington, USA: Elizabeth Opdycke, 22, and her husband, Michael, must have sent a video of their cat calling from…

6 months ago

Do caracals purr?

Yes, caracals purr. The caracal possesses the usual range of feline sounds including meowing (more like a bird chirping when…

7 months ago

Wet cat says “I’m cold”

This is one of those videos where it seems that the cat is speaking English. The cat is in a…

7 months ago

Do domestic cats chuff?

Domestic cats don't chuff. Tigers chuff. It is a form of communication made at close range and part of the…

10 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