What's behind the MEOW?
Have you ever wondered why your cat is meowing? Yes, a cat's meow is its way of communicating, but cats meow for many different reasons like; Saying hello, asking for things and to tell their owner when something is wrong.
Kittens meow to their mother to let her know that they are either hungry or cold, but once they grow older, they will no longer meow to other cats. Adult cats do not meow to fellow adult cats, only humans.
The most common reason for meowing are: -to greet people -to solicit attention -to ask for food -to find a mate -to ask to be let in/out A cat who meows frequently should be examined by a veterinarian to ensure a medical condition is not the cause of the cat's distress. As cats age, they can develop an overactive thyroid or kidney
disease, both causing in excessive meowing.