- Human sounds such as overhead paging systems, shouting and overall commotion
- Sounds of other animals, especially sounds associated with panic, aggression, or other species
- Room sounds (fans, radios, ringing telephones, door buzzers)
- Sounds associated with cleaning (such as power hoses, slamming kennel gates or doors) or other daily activities
Note: Remember that sounds not only carry volume, but also vibrations, especially in metal cages.
For more information, visit the following:
Behavioural Enrichment for Cats and Kittens-Hearing/Auditory
Behavioural Enrichment for Dogs and Puppies-Hearing/Auditory