Cats’ ears and stethoscopes

Hedley G Peach
Med J Aust 2012; 197 (11): . || doi: 10.5694/mja12.11570
Published online: 10 December 2012

To the Editor: I hoped that looking after cats might reduce my anxiety over retiring. That was until I spotted pouches at the base of the cats’ ears. I had to find out why cats had ear pouches.

  • Hedley G Peach

  • University of Melbourne and Ballarat Base Hospital, Ballarat, VIC.


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