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What Are Cats Trying to Tell Us? Science Will Explain

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What Are Cats Trying to Tell Us? Science Will Explain

Nearly all New York State pet owners talk to their pets like they're fellow humans, according to a recent poll. Many believe their dogs and cats can respond with barks or meows that communicate hunger, fear, or simply the need to pee. But do the animals tawk back in a Brooklyn accent? That's the sort of thing Swedish cat lover and phonetics researcher Suzanne Schötz is working to find out. The Lund University researcher, who has three cats of her own, has launched a new study on how cats communicate. For her experiment, Schötz is recruiting cats and their humans...

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