Meanwhile... Do Cats Know Their Names?

  • Published on Apr 17, 2019
  • Meanwhile... researchers have concluded whether cats are aware of their given names.
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  • Annie Warbux
    Annie Warbux 11 hours ago

    Cats know their names and commands. When I taught the dog to get in the "basement" on command the cat picked up on it. All I had to say was "basement" and they both darted down.

  • Audrey Muzingo
    Audrey Muzingo 20 hours ago

    When it comes to animals' ability to learn the meaning of human speech, smart dogs are the absolute best, but all cats are better than stupid dogs. It's people who take a long time (if ever) to figure out how cats' minds work, but once you do, you can teach them all kinds of tricks. Mine roll over, fetch (and bring the object back immediately), of course come to their names, and my bottle-raised girl made up her own sign language for "Please turn on the tub faucet" (she sits on the edge and meows for me to look at her, then she wipes her face with her paw, because she gets her face wet when she drinks).

  • Rafeek Rafeek
    Rafeek Rafeek Day ago

    You don't tell people facts about cats
    you convince them to adopt a cat and they figure it out the hard way !

  • valhoff3
    valhoff3 Day ago

    Dealing with too much tRump lately, Stephen?

  • Jaque Marro
    Jaque Marro 2 days ago

    Yes they do their names. I use to let mine out to play outside. Then there was this one time I couldn’t find him, so I called out his name and he came running to me. 🥰

  • MrBrookay
    MrBrookay 2 days ago

    My cats always respond to their names. My dog is the one that isn’t responding especially when she is outside.

  • Alban1 you’re to blame

    2:05 are you taking (mentioning) in your mouth something what i think it is , some thing hard and soft at the same time , ohh no

  • Alban1 you’re to blame

    1:21 what do you mean , someone like Rihana maybe , yeah , she a dangerous women , could crash my wedding

  • hargow4u
    hargow4u 3 days ago

    I like how he pronounced Kristin Cavallari's name wrong

  • Lynn Perry
    Lynn Perry 4 days ago

    love that intro word salad!

  • Tinthia Clemant
    Tinthia Clemant 4 days ago

    Wedding bouncy castles lead to dungeons of despair for divorce.

  • jonathan sauceda
    jonathan sauceda 5 days ago

    I want to go to sleep but this is perfect

  • Alena Verhalen
    Alena Verhalen 7 days ago +1

    Smh 🤦🏻‍♀️ all these people booing at the blood candy when most probably eat meat...

  • Eugene Bennett
    Eugene Bennett 16 days ago

    His intro to Meanwhile is incredibly genius & hilarious asf

  • Anjalena
    Anjalena 21 day ago

    They wasted money on that unnecessary study? There are millions of people out there who live and work with cats. Cats live 16-20 yrs. Each has a different personality. And they, like dogs, can learn a limited vocabulary of human words. They respond to much more than just their names. Otherwise how would people make a living at training them for movies and such? They could have done a poll of cat owners and people who work with cats professionally.
    (Source: Myself. I've had 12 cats over a 22 yr period. I've spent those years studying cats as much as poss.)

  • Nina Lee
    Nina Lee 25 days ago

    All my housepets - when I lived on a farm, we had many barncats - were very attached to me. They engaged in quite destructive separation anxiety when I was at work.
    I tested the theory that cats do know and respond to their names by stop calling my cat "kitty" and only used her name. She did only come when I called her name and just stared at me if I called her "kitty". They are as easy to train as a dog; you just need to find a reward treat they love. My cat didn't need treats. She just loved to be loved on. That was enough reward for her.

  • Angelofmusic Wonder
    Angelofmusic Wonder 27 days ago

    Cats are jerks... I call my cats all day.. when I say their name their ears react and they come running or turn to look at me. Then there are times I call their names repeatedly while they are sitting right there.... they won’t look, or respond. They are absolute jerks.. they do jerk stuff all the time.

  • Steven Findlay
    Steven Findlay 29 days ago

    my cat understands “no” and “food” that’s it. he also doesn’t give a shit about “no”

  • Anthony
    Anthony Month ago

    The Russian candy joke is very stupid - it's never been a secret ingredient- it SAYS SO ON THE WRAP!

  • Brad Suarez
    Brad Suarez Month ago

    Cats are idiots, a chicken might know their name quicker than a cat.

  • John Othic
    John Othic Month ago

    I got staph infection from a bouncy castle

  • Kenita Jackson
    Kenita Jackson Month ago

    Love it

  • CAP198462
    CAP198462 Month ago

    A phase of matter which is liquid and solid....were these scientists experimenting with corn starch and water perchance?

  • janet jackson
    janet jackson Month ago

    An extract of beef citrate of iron and sherry wine combined in this cure for loss of appetite HUMAN MEDICINE WITH COWS BLOOD

  • Loccyster
    Loccyster Month ago

    I know I'm 3 months late, but... Peanut Butter Clots?
    Not Peanut Bludder/Blooder Clots?

  • Wolfsong Moondancer

    When cats come when called, the world is in reverse.😉🐈❤

  • mutantmaster1
    mutantmaster1 Month ago

    The study must've been done by non-cat owners, because cats know their names, they just don't care 90% of the time when you use it

  • Clayton Briggs
    Clayton Briggs Month ago

    Could somebody help me find the episode when he goes to a small town where somebody has like 50 cats. He goes to a bar and interviews a drunk guy about all the cats

  • Freeda Peeple
    Freeda Peeple Month ago

    Cats know everything. That's why they don't speak up.

  • M Lavín
    M Lavín Month ago +1

    Cats actually know theyre names. They just choose to ignore you... you may undertand in eyes of a cat you are the pet...

  • Andrew Horn
    Andrew Horn Month ago +1

    Jet lag is a hell of a drug.

  • Annabell Mendez
    Annabell Mendez Month ago

    Meanwhile... something else...

  • Daria Tuscher
    Daria Tuscher 2 months ago

    What are you talking about? It was never a secret that Hematogen contained blood. It's supposed to work as an iron supplement. Though my mother always told me it used to be bear blood which might be an urban myth.
    Or do you think that blood sausage or blood pudding also use a "secret" ingredient?

  • Old Man Mercenary
    Old Man Mercenary 2 months ago

    Hey my Dazey isn't a jerk...Her Majesty just prefers her slaves (me and my wife) to accommodate her at her current location rather than relocate to our location. All Hail Her Majesty Princess (Silly-Butt) Dazey

  • Darth Arnicas
    Darth Arnicas 2 months ago

    My cat responds to Kelly when she wants. But the word she responds to most is No. She hates that word. If she hears it, it is noticible in her face how cranky she has become just from hearing No

  • Sorra Jade
    Sorra Jade 2 months ago

    Of course cats respond to their names but unlike dogs they can choose not to respond. As my cat dose when I'm gonna longer that 4 hours.

  • ErykaSoleil
    ErykaSoleil 2 months ago

    To be fair, though, the porn you have to pay for is often higher quality than the free stuff.

  • Anna Maguire
    Anna Maguire 2 months ago

    Sorry Charlie, your parents aren't a free storage center.

  • Kirk Schafer
    Kirk Schafer 2 months ago

    I think animals are smarter than we credit them for being; little birds, crows and occasionally squirrels will correctly follow hand motions indicating the location of unseen food if they associate your presence with it (perhaps when they're not worried about your hand motions meaning they're about to be food).

  • Gilhelmi
    Gilhelmi 2 months ago

    On the porn story, the parents hearts were in the right place, but they broke many laws.
    Their son is an adult, you do not have the right to destroy his property.

  • scipper54
    scipper54 2 months ago

    he's doing his best

  • Christopher Felix
    Christopher Felix 2 months ago

    He made it through a whole video without mentioning Trump. Bravo, he really started to sound obsessed.

  • Gulnar Bekirova
    Gulnar Bekirova 2 months ago

    About Hematogen. The ingredient is not secret😂 everybody knows about that. Pretty delicious

  • Ascent
    Ascent 2 months ago

    Yet another example of how motherhood can be utterly repulsive.

  • Kono Dutch
    Kono Dutch 2 months ago

    I dont even understand how your writers graduated high school

  • Johanna
    Johanna 2 months ago

    What's the problem with cow blood?

  • Ekaterina Verbitskaya
    Ekaterina Verbitskaya 2 months ago

    Does anyone else picture Laura Palmer in the black lodge saying “meanwhile” every time Stephen does?

  • kittypie
    kittypie 2 months ago

    who the hell is still paying for porn lmao

  • d c
    d c 2 months ago

    I guess that makes you a cat, Stephen!

  • milducekvailuce
    milducekvailuce 2 months ago

    Blood in hematogens was no secret 😁😁 and they are delicious 😉

  • nunya businesan
    nunya businesan 2 months ago

    I've know Akira knows her own name for the past decade+

  • Courtney Anderson
    Courtney Anderson 2 months ago

    Guys... always pay for your porn.. it's not expensive by any means. Dont consume content without supporting the creators. Support sex workers.

  • Rebecca Meyer
    Rebecca Meyer 2 months ago

    They do. They also ignore when they want.
    They do know their names

  • Tally Scott
    Tally Scott 2 months ago

    2:14 Isn’t that just...melting? 🧐

  • Patricia Hopey
    Patricia Hopey 2 months ago

    Of course they do silly and in actuality cats know more words than dogs..3cheers from Canada

  • Lana Mirman
    Lana Mirman 2 months ago

    I'm surprised that you didnt know about Hematogen. It has bulls blood in it and it's fucking delicious. It's good if you donated your blood for example and it kind substitutes and makes you feel better. It's super delicious and sweet.

  • Artsy_Judoka
    Artsy_Judoka 2 months ago

    I hope that man wins his porn destruction case, it would serve his parents right for intruding on his personal life and messing with stuff that's none of their business. He's a grown man, if he wants to own an enormous quantity of porn that's his right.

  • Mule The Donkey
    Mule The Donkey 2 months ago

    Ball Bounce House?

    Didn't you mean to say Gay Bar?

  • Kayla McCann
    Kayla McCann 2 months ago

    Yes my cats know there names!!!!

  • Mikey McMikeFace
    Mikey McMikeFace 2 months ago

    I'd like to taste those Russian blood bars. (seriously)