Merlin the Cat Sets New World Record for Loudest Purr

This is a wild purrer!

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I thought my guys were pretty loud (you can hear them purr across the room!), but this cutey has them beat!

Merlin the Cat Sets New World Record for Loudest Purr
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Merlin the Cat Sets New World Record for Loudest Purr (ABC News)

Merlin the cat is giving dishwashers strong competition in the noise department with his record-setting purr.

The black-and-white house cat belonging to Tracy Westwood of Torquay, England, registered a purr measured at 67.8 decibels, setting the record for the loudest purr by a domestic cat, Guinness World Records announced on Wednesday.

Merlin narrowly beat the previous record of 67.68 decibels set in 2011 by Smokey, another British cat.

Loudest Cat in the World?.Merlin, a housecat from Britain, has set a new world record for the loudest purr by a domestic cat. According to Guinness World Records, Merlin's purr...

Merlin, a housecat from Britain, has set a new world record for the loudest purr by a domestic cat. According to …

The average house cat’s purr reportedly measures 25 decibels.

Merlin, who is 13 years old, can be so…

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One thought on “Merlin the Cat Sets New World Record for Loudest Purr

  1. Whoa! We think that Sophie could possibly give Merlin a run for his money… she’s got a pretty loud purr!

Meow! Purr!

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