Naked and funny canadian sphinxes
These cats are the most pleasant creatures, because they are, in the literal sense of the word, hot and hairless. In Japan they are called nudists, they love to eat,…

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Moon cats on earth (part 2)
But not so simple. The dominance of the hairless gene in this case is not complete. Kittens heterozygous for this sign partially retain their coat. It can be on the…

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How to Choose the Canadian Sphinx Kitten
Little sphinxes are demanding and gentle children. In order for the sphinx kitten to grow up healthy and its development to be complete, the baby's diet must be varied and…

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Monthly Archives: September 2018

Sphinxes. Content Features

How to care for the sphinx and how to feed it? Breed Care Secrets
One of the most fascinating and attention-grabbing breeds is the sphinx.

It is unlikely that someone does not know what exactly are called cats that do not have hair. Although hairless breeds are much larger than we usually can imagine. Everyone knows the Canadian and Don Sphinxes, Peterbald.

But there are bambinos, elves, dwarves, Ukrainian leftists and others. Of course, the main common feature that conditionally unites these breeds is almost complete hairlessness. It is this fact that should underlie the methods of care and maintenance of these amazing cats.

Sphinxes: breed features
In the room in which the sphinx lives, there should always be a warm comfortable temperature. Sphinxes can easily catch a cold, so it is necessary to monitor the absence of drafts and strongly blown areas. It is also important to avoid moisture. Continue reading

Hairless Cat Hygiene: Bathing and Care

The popular belief that cats without fur does not need to be bathed is not entirely true, as it has a short, thin and almost invisible layer of fur. Hairless cats accumulate dirt on oily skin and sweat excessively. It is recommended to bathe a hairless cat once a month (every 20-30 days). During this period, the skin becomes oily, reddish in color. If you don’t wash it, then the cat: will turn dirty; accumulate harmful microorganisms on the body; Blurs places and objects on which he climbs. How to bathe a bald cat Bathing a cat of a bald breed is similar to washing an adult cat of any other breed. Be sure to cleanse areas of the body that accumulate more dirt. Before bathing, they are treated with wet wipes for cats eyes, claws and ears. Sphinxes or Egyptian cats do not have eyelashes, so tear is greater than other breeds. Eyelashes prevent the entry of pathogens that cause diseases of the organs of vision. Continue reading

Canadian Sphynx Nutrition
The Canadian Sphinx needs a lot of energy, and therefore more food than most cats. The appetite of these cats is excellent - they are ready to eat almost everything…

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Sphinxes (part 1)
All colors in any combination found in feline animals are recognized by the sphinxes. It should be remembered that the skin of the sphinxes can sunbathe. Under the influence of…

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Origin
Hairlessness is a consequence of a sudden mutation manifested in different species of animals since ancient times. For the first time, naked cats were mentioned during the time of the…

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How to Choose the Canadian Sphinx Kitten
Little sphinxes are demanding and gentle children. In order for the sphinx kitten to grow up healthy and its development to be complete, the baby's diet must be varied and…

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