January 12th, 2018

I heard a cat crying outside my house at 3AM. Opened the window. He screamed at me. Quickly closed the window.

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The sound was recorded using a "H6 (XY Capsule) Zoom recorder" on 11th January 2018.

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    saoseer 3 months, 2 weeks ago

    using for a school project, thx

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    MajaKawa 3 months, 3 weeks ago

    The soundwave of it looks majestic :D Thank you for a perfect sound!

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    Flamesalight 4 months, 3 weeks ago

    Using for a sensory story for children with autism

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    rodrost 7 months ago


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    gabbyk349 8 months, 2 weeks ago

    I'm going to use it for my Horror class recording. I'm reading an excerpt from the story, The Black Cat by Edgar Allan Poe. Thanks!!

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