Facts about Nebelung Cats, "Scientific name for Nebelung Cat is Felis Catus". The "Nebelung Cat" evokes those creatures from the mists and it derives its name from its silky-blue grey coat. The Nebelung Cat is a long haired cat with foreign body featuring wide-set green eyes. The Nebelung Cat are timid, mild and gentle cats who could hide or watch strangers at a safe distance. The origin of the Nebelung Cat is said to be Germany.
A Cat does not like water because its fur is not insulate it well when it gets wet. A Nebelung Cat averages about 12 whiskers on both side of its face. A Nebelung Cats jaw can not move sideways, there for a cat can not chew large pieces of food. A Nebelung Cats back is highly flexible because of its 53 loosely fitting vertebrae. The body of a cat has 230 bones. The Nebelung Cat is one of the most gentle, quiet and shy cats. Nevertheless, it has a reserved nature of clearly scrutinizing new faces. The Nebelung Cat is playful and loves pouncing, climbing high places but it isn’t interested too much in the game of the fetch like the other cats.
The Nebelung Cat is sensitive and needs total affection just as he gives. Lack of attention increases the Nebelung Cat anxiety and fear.
With the Nebelung Cat intelligence, it isn’t such a destructive cat but it will never miss to entertain you when you are at home. The Nebelung Cat dislikes mobility and it is important to feed it at the right time.
Body And Shape
The Nebelung Cats heart beats at 110 to 140 a minute, That is almost twice as fast as a human heart. A Nebelung Cats has 30 teeth while a kittens has about 26 teeth that they will lose at about 6 months of age. A cat has the ability to jump up to six times its length.
Generally, the Nebelung Cat breed has long legs, coat and tail. Its body and the neck are gracefully long while the Nebelung Cat green eyes are slightly oval which complements well with the large, pointed ears and the wedge-shaped head. The Nebelung Cat are muscular, long and strong cats.
Coat, Weight And Color
Nebelung Cats have silky and fine, luxurious double coat with striking color, which is greyish, tipped with spots of silver. Most male Nebelung Cat have a ruff around the neck with the fur on the tail that is longer than those on the rest of the body. The hind legs, in-between the toes and behind the ears have tuft fur. The Nebelung Cat coat fully reaches its full development when the cat is two-year old.
Health And Care
The Nebelung Cat have varied incidences of health problems, which may be genetic, but in overall, the Nebelung Cat are healthy cats who must be fed with well-balanced diet.
Brush the outer coat daily while maintaining the Nebelung Cat dental hygiene once a week. Be sure to check the Nebelung Cat eyes and ears to prevent various diseases that may come through these sensitive places.
Nebelung Cat Facts
There are over 500 million domestic cats in the world and 88 million in the United States Approximately 40,000 people are bitten by cats in the U.S. annually. Nebelung Cats on average sleep 13 to 14 hours a day and when they are awake, the spend a lot of time licking themselves to keep themselves clean. Nebelung Cats help control rodents like small rats and mice where the live homes, warehouse, ect.
A female cat is called a "queen or molly", male cat is called a "tom" and the name "clowder" is called a group and young or baby cats are called kittens. Nebelung Cats have an average weight around 8.7 to 11 pounds (3.9 to 5 kg). Cats have very sharp hearing and their sense of smell is fantastic. Nebelung Cats average life span is around 12 to 15 years but can live longer. The reason why Nebelung Cats can squeeze through very small spaces is that they have no collarbone and free-floating clavicle bones that their shoulders are attach to their forelimbs, that's why a Nebelung Cat can fit through a hole the same size as its head and they use their whiskers to determine if they can fit through the space.
Nebelung Cats can see at levels of light six time lower than a human, this is why cats can catch mice so easily at night. Nebelung Cats outer ear uses 32 muscles to control it, and a human has only 6 muscles in its ear and a cat can move its ears 180 degrees. A Nebelung Cat can move their ears independently.
A Nebelung Cat can climb up a tree well but can not climb head first down a tree, because all the claws on a cat’s paw points the same direction, to get down from a tree, a cat has to back down. A Nebelung Cat can run at a top speed of about 30 mph (48.2 km) over a short distance. A cat rubs against a person to not only to be affectionate but also to mark out its territory. While a human body has 206. Compared to a humans who only have 34. The average Nebelung Cat temperature of a cat is 101.5 °F. The cat's hairball is called a "bezoar" (meaning a concretion or calculus found in the intestines or stomach of certain animals, in particular ruminants, formerly alleged to be an effective cure for poison). The fear of cats "Ailurophobia".