Canadian Sphinx
History Like some other hairless cat breeds, the Canadian Sphynx arose as a result of chance - a genetic mutation. One day, a cat nicknamed Elizabeth had an unusual hairless…

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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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Canadian Sphynx - the most unusual looking cat
Canadian Sphynx Hairless cats undoubtedly attract attention with their unusual, exotic appearance. The huge popularity of these animals is not accidental. Sphinxes - artificially bred breed for decorative purposes. The…

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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.

CREAM TABBY COLOR: the main color of the skin, including lips and chin, pale pale cream. Marks are dark cream, make up a significant contrast with the color of the main tone, but remain within the weakened color scheme. Pocket mirror and paw pads: pink.

CHOCOLATE TABBY COLOR: main skin color is warm beige (deer), markings are in saturated red-brown tones. Nose pocket: chestnut or pink, set in a chestnut-colored rim. Paw pads: brown.

CHOCOLATE-SILVER TABBY COLOR: the main color of the skin, including lips and chin is silver. Marks of deep chestnut color. Nose pocket: chestnut or pink, set in a chestnut-colored rim. Paw pads: brown.

TSINAMON TABBY COLOR: the main color of the skin, including lips and chin, a light honey hue, dark brown markings make a significant contrast with the color of the main tone. Mirror nose: brown or coral, rimmed in a chestnut-colored rim.

CINAMON SILVER TABBI COLOR: the main color of the skin, including lips and chin is pale silver. Marks – saturated lilac (brown) color. Pocket mirror: lilac (brown). Paw pads: coral.

LILAC TABBY COLOR: the main skin color is pale lavender. Marks – saturated lavender color make a significant contrast with the color of the main tone. Pocket mirror: lavender or pink, set in a rim of lavender color. Paw pads: pink or lavender.

LILAC-SILVER TABBY COLOR: the main skin color, including lips and chin, is a cold light silver color. Marks – saturated lavender color. Pocket mirror: lavender or pink, set in a rim of lavender color. Paw pads: pink or lavender.

FAVN TABBY COLOR: primary skin color, including lips and ivory chin. Marks – light beige (young roe deer), make up a significant contrast with the color of the main tone. Nose and paw pads: very light beige.

TURTLE COLOR: black with patches of red and (or) cream color. It is desirable to have a red mark on the face.

BLUE CREAM COLOR: blue with cream colored patches. It is desirable to have a cream mark on the face.

CHOCOLATE TURTLE COLOR: rich reddish-brown color, with patches of red and (or) cream color. It is desirable to have a red mark on the face.

CINAMON TURTLE COLOR: frosty gray, brown, with cream colored patches. It is desirable to have a red mark on the face.

LILAC TURTLE TONE: light lavender with creamy patches. It is desirable to have a cream mark on the face.

TURTLE FAVEN: skin color in tone of light ivory (young deer fur) with cream-colored spots. It is desirable to have a cream mark on the face.

KALIKO: the main skin color is white with patches of black, red or a combination of both. White prevails on the lower body.

VAN KALIKO: the main skin color is white, the location of colored black or red spots is limited to the head, tail and legs. On the body are allowed no more than 1-2 small colored spots.

BLUE CREAM CALICO: the main skin color is white with areas of blue and cream color. White prevails on the lower body.

BLUE-CREAM VAN KALIKO: the main skin color is white, the location of colored blue or cream spots is limited to the head, tail and legs. On the body are allowed no more than 1-2 small colored spots.

BI-COLOR: there are two colors in the color – white and any other: solid with white, tabby with white, tortie with white, colorpoint with white, any other color with white.

Canadian
Sphynx breed standard accepted as final for refereeing under the CFA system (with the award of champion status), starting from May 1, 2002. The abbreviation adopted for the breed: SPH…

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS AND DESCRIPTION OF BREED
Height at the withers: 15-25 cm. Weight: cats 3.5 - 5.5 kg. Cats 2.5 - 4 kg. Life expectancy: 13-18 years. Canadian Sphynx, breed description Photo: Canadian Sphinxes. Russian Federation…

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Features of Sphinx Care
Hairless cats of the breed “CANADIAN SPHINX” are becoming more and more popular. Probably their soft peace-loving character and unusual appearance have become that highlight for which people not only…

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FEATURES AND THE CURRENT STATE OF THE BREED
Of all the many breeds of cats, sphinxes occupy a special place. When talking about these cats, they mean the full range of hairless cats. These are Canadian sphinxes, Don…

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