The owners of a cat from the West Country believe that their pet has the loudest purr in the world.
Mum and daughter Tracy and Alice Westwood from Torquay have now contacted the Guinness Book of Records, as Merlin makes a louder sound than a double decker bus.
Seth Conway went to meet him:
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