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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. Eklund, Peters & Duthie (20...

Why and how do cats purr?(Everyday Mysteries: Fun Science Facts ...

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No one knows for sure why a domestic cat purrs, but many people interpret the sound as ... What makes the purr distinctive from other cat vocalizations is that it is ...

Why do cats purr? | MNN - Mother Nature Network

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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 ...

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Mar 7, 2014 ... Cats purr for all kinds of reasons, including communication and healing themselves. Cristen explains how purring works and which cats can't ...

How to make your cat purr - Instructables

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In this Purr-fect instructable, I'll show you how too make your kitty-cat purr like a champ! Through strategic rub-down points, and hidden scratching spots, you can  ...

Why Cats Purr - Cat Behavior Associates

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Sep 26, 2014 ... The purr of a cat. It's the most mesmerizing sound. It's the sound that makes you smile and think all is right in his world. That gentle sound ...

How do cats purr? | HowStuffWorks

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... cats purr? Check out this article on Animal Planet to learn how cats make that special purring sound. ... Cat Image Gallery Why does this kitty purr? See more ...

Why Do Cats Purr? | CatHealth.com

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Author Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson, in his book The Nine Emotional Lives of Cats, makes the interesting observation that cats never seem to purr when they're ...

Why Do Cats Purr? Some of the Reasons Might Surprise You - Catster

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Mar 21, 2014 ... This theory makes sense, because when cats suffer from laryngeal paralysis, they cannot purr. A second theory claims that the small hyoid ...

10 Sounds That Cats Make — and What They Mean - Catster

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Feb 27, 2015 ... Cats purr when they're content, but they also purr as a way to comfort themselves when they're sick or injured. The auditory frequency of the ...

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Why Do Cats Purr? - Pet Health Center - WebMD

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Feb 18, 2015 ... Purring is the most common sound cats make. Yet we know less about it than meowing, chirping, chattering, hissing, and growling. Yes, cats ...

Why Do Cats Purr? It's Not Just Because They're Happy | WIRED

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May 8, 2015 ... Why is your cat purring? ... promotes bone health for the same reason, because bones respond to pressure by making themselves stronger.

Why do Cats Purr? 3 Reasons Kittens & Cats Purr

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When a cat is purring, it is almost impossible to hear the cat's heart or lungs very well, making examination of vital signs difficult. Oddly enough, many cats will ...