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It is neither continuous nor does it correspond to respiration, and thus is not a true purr. Problems playing these files? See media help. A purr is a tonal fluttering sound made by some species of felids, and two species of genets. ... The mechanism by which cats purr is an object of speculation. There is a unique " neural ...

www.mnn.com/family/pets/stories/why-do-cats-purr

Jul 16, 2015 ... Have you ever wondered why cats purr? It's easy to assume that cats purr because they're content, but research shows that purring is a means ...

pets.webmd.com/cats/why-do-cats-purr

Purring is the most common sound cats make. Yet we know less about it than meowing, chirping, chattering, hissing, and growling. Yes, cats purr when they're  ...

www.loc.gov/rr/scitech/mysteries/catspurr.html

No one knows for sure why a domestic cat purrs, but many people interpret ... Snow Leopard, and Clouded Leopard do not exhibit true purring (Peters, 2002).

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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 ...

animals.howstuffworks.com/pets/question394.htm

And so it is with cats purring. We cannot purr, so we are interested in how cats can do it. It turns out that domestic cats, some wild cats like pumas and mountain  ...

www.wired.com/2015/05/why-do-cats-purr

May 8, 2015 ... So, why do it? If it's a form of communication, it's meant for those near and dear, since cats purr at a frequency and volume too low to travel far.

www.thespruce.com/cat-talk-cat-purring-553944

Aug 31, 2017 ... No other feline expression touches humans on quite the same level as that of a cat's purr. A purr can be felt but not heard, or rumble with the ...

www.catster.com/lifestyle/why-do-cats-purr-cat-behavior-health-evolution

Jul 24, 2017 ... Cats purr because they're content, right? Yes, but that's not always the case. Discover some of the incredible reasons why cats purr.