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April 2015 Issue

Neither a Smile, Nor a Grimace

If your cat curls his top lip and inhales, he may look as if hes smiling or even grimacing, but hes actually sniffing out odors. The behavior, called the flehmen response, is particular to mammals, such as members of the cat family, horses, cattle and pigs.

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