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Watch These Cats Learn Sign Language

Posted March 31, 2015 in A Pet's Life

According to, Kim Silva and her husband are both hearing impaired and communicate using sign language. Once Kim knew she was getting a deaf cat, Bambi, she decided to do something remarkable. Knowing that cats are extremely smart, she decided to teach her cats sign language in preparation of Bambi. Watch the video below, posted by Tim O’Donnell, as Kim and her amazing cats show off their moves!

>> To learn more about deafness in cats, check out our article on feline hearing loss! >>

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