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Master of Arts (MA)
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Catnip triggers a unique olfactory response and results in a play-like activity in felines. This invoked response appears similar to, but more exaggerated and intense, than regular play. The play behavior of 24 cats with two identical toys, one of which was infused with catnip, was compared.
DeTorres, Keri, "Feline Object Play: The Influence of Catnip" (2017). CUNY Academic Works.