CANADIAN SPHINX: ABOUT THE BREED
Sphinx - this word has magic, it causes associations. These are the pyramids, sands, mysticism of ancient Egypt. But what is a sphynx cat? This is also magic, but real,…

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HISTORY
The breeds of sphinxes that are now popular are modern cats, but they also had distant ancestors. Natural, natural mutations among cats have been observed over the past hundred years,…

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Sphynx cats
Representatives of the cat family are traditionally associated in humans with furry purring animals. However, such a standard perception is not a rule without exceptions. In the diverse world of…

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Canadian Sphynx – Standard and breed status

The Canadian Sphynx is not just a cat without hair. Of course, the lack of wool is the main sign of the breed by which visitors recognize the sphinxes at exhibitions. But for breeders and felinologists, the sphinx has a specific standard for all other parts of the body, and the lack of hair on the body is not the most important sign regarding the morphology of the type of head, body, character and general harmonious impression that the sphinx should produce. The face of a real sphinx is simply magical. It resembles a Tanagra figurine. All the lines of his body are smooth, fluid, but at the same time, you cannot call them elegant. They surprisingly harmoniously combine grace of movement with curved front paws-arms, belly shaped like a pear and tail folded into a tight bagel and pressed to the side. Continue reading

Sphinxes (part 2)

BLACK TABBY COLOR: the main skin color is copper-red or brown. Marks are saturated black. The lips and chin are painted the same way as the rings around the eyes (skin of the upper surface of the lower eyelid and lower surface of the upper). Mirror nose: red-brown. Paw pads: black or brown.

BLUE TABBY COLOR: The main skin color, including lips and chin, is a pale bluish ivory. Marks are very saturated blue, contrasting with the main color. Nose pocket: dark pink. Paw pads: pink.

RED TABBY COLOR: The main color of the skin is red. Marks – deep deep red color. Lips and chin are red. Pocket mirror of nose and paw pads: red-brown. Continue reading

Where do the sphinxes come from?
In 1966, in a Canadian province of Ontario, a normal kitten was born with an ordinary cat. In most cases, this event is considered the beginning of modern hairless breeds.…

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Cleaning
For cleaning, take cotton buds. The procedure for cleaning the auricle must be done carefully, without penetrating too deep, so as not to damage the inner ear and provoke the…

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The whole truth about the Canadian Sphinxes (part 2)
The cat's bedding and favorite heating spots, such as batteries, are also brown. Brown spray on the walls, brown chairs. If you don’t bathe the cat for a couple of…

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Where did the bald cats come from?
When I saw the bald cat for the first time, I was very surprised. But as soon as I took her in my arms, and for all my life I…

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