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JANGO, 2 YEARS OLD.
A CARNIVORE FOR 30 000 GENERATIONS

  • RUNNING SPEED

    10 meters / second

    On average, the running speed of cats is 40km/h (25mph).

    Cats are not very good long-distance runners, they get tired rather quickly. Their greatest joy is not so much in running, but in hunting; they are predators above anything else.

  • SENSE OF BALANCE

    Absolute constant perception of the positioning of the head in space

    With a very large number of joints in their skeleton, a very mobile spine and over 500 muscles, cats have an astounding sense of balance. When they fall upside down from a great height, they usually manage to land on their feet by first turning their head, then their body.

  • GREAT AUDITORY SENSITIVITY

    Power of selection and accurate localisation of sounds

    Cats have an auditory sensitivity clearly superior to that of humans. They can detect sounds with a frequency as high as 30 000 hertz, while humans can hear sounds only up to 20 000 hertz. Cats also have an amazing power of selection of sounds which enables them to isolate one sound among others. Their pivoting ears enable them to pinpoint where sounds come from with great accuracy.

  • SPRINGING CAPABILITY

    Can jump up to 6 times their height

    Cats have certain specificities which make them impressive jumpers: 5 digits on their front paws, only 4 of which touch ground (the rudimentary “thumb” does not), and 4 digits on their hind paws, with pads equipped with an elastic membrane.

JANGO, 2 YEARS OLD. - A CARNIVORE FOR 30 000 GENERATIONS

FAOLA, 5 YEARS OLD.
A CARNIVORE FOR 30 000 GENERATIONS

  • RUNNING SPEED

    9 meters / second

    On average, the running speed of dogs is 32km/h (20mph).

    But there are big differences between breeds: in just 3 seconds, the greyhound, the fastest breed of all, can reach a speed of 60km/h (37mph) and even up to 90km/h (56mph)!

  • NASAL CAVITIES

    30 times larger than in humans

    Dogs have an extremely sensitive sense of smell. They are constantly sniffing their surroundings with an olfactory efficiency
    10 000 to 20 000 greater than for humans. They can detect a specific smell, even the minutest, among many others, a capacity which is essential for them to locate their prey and hunt it down.

  • FREQUENCY HEARING RANGE

    40 to 60 kHz

    Dogs can hear sounds up to 4 times farther away than humans. They also hear ultrasounds inaudible to humans. Like cats, they can dissociate sounds and have a strong dislike for those which are too loud and strident.

  • FIELD OF VISION

    250 degrees

    Humans have a 110 degrees field of vision, while dogs have an extended peripheral vision of 250 degrees! Although dogs distinguish less detail than we do, they are much better at detecting the least sign of movement. They also have good night vision thanks to a light-reflecting surface just behind the retina, which also makes their eyes glow in the dark.

FAOLA, 5 YEARS OLD. - A CARNIVORE FOR 30 000 GENERATIONS

VETERINARY HPM™ is a low carbohydrate-high protein formulation designed to come as close as possible to the nutritional needs and preferences of carnivores. The range also contains a specific selection of functional ingredients to help keep your pet in good health.

 

Discover the true nature of carnivores.