This is a wild purrer!
I thought my guys were pretty loud (you can hear them purr across the room!), but this cutey has them beat!
By SUZAN CLARKE
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.
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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