A purr is a tonal fluttering sound made by some species of felids, and two species
of genets. ... Domestic cats purr at a frequency of 20 to 30 vibrations per second.
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Everyone loves a purring cat? But what is your cat trying to say? Find out now.
Feb 18, 2015 ... But some research suggests that purring actually helps cats get better faster. The
low frequency of purrs causes a series of related vibrations ...
Sep 26, 2014 ... The one humans are most familiar with is that a purring cat is content and happy
but in reality, cats purr for a variety of reasons and not all of ...
Jul 16, 2015 ... It's easy to assume that cats purr because they're content, but research ... This
causes the vocal cords to separate when the cat inhales and ...
May 8, 2015 ... Such reasons to purr are by no means exclusive. “All behavior depends on
history, context and expectation,” says Tony Buffington, a cat expert ...
Mar 21, 2014 ... Cats are evolutionary masterpieces of design. They have evolved in such a way
that many of their characteristics, including behaviors, are ...
What is most surprising is that cats have no special apparatus in their body to
enable them to purr. Purring involves the rapid movement of the muscles of the ...
Oct 16, 2015 ... To cat lovers, the feline purr is one of the most exquisite sounds on earth. Joyous
and soothing, a cat's purr can calm us in the midst of stress ...
There could be multiple reasons as to why your feline does it. ... So the next time
you hear your cat purring, don't be so sure that it's longing for your company.