Eliza, my 12 yr old cat

During a recent session, Tonto the cat was explaining to his person that when he lays upon her chest and purrs, he is content but is also purring to increase the blood perfusion to the cells of his gastrointestinal tract.

Tonto further explains, “‘When I purr, I activate a particular frequency within my body that has a powerful effect on my cells.  My purr can boost my immune system temporarily and can increase the blood flow to my heart, teeth/gums, lungs and other specific areas like the intestines.  I don’t specifically tell the vibration of my purr what to do with the blood in my body, it just takes care of things naturally.”   Read the rest of this entry