Who are the sphinxes
When at one of the exhibitions for the first time shocked cat lovers appeared a graceful, devoid of hair, a cat, with big ears, huge eyes and an incredibly mysterious,…

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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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Delf
The selection program covered manchkin, sphinxes and American curls and gave rise to a hairless creature with bent ears. The name was given by a combination of English words dwarf…

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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 fell in love with this small warm miracle! The Sphinx cannot be called just a cat, it is a creature that came to us as if from another planet. This is a cat shock. The first shock you will experience when you first look at the sphinx. You will not remain indifferent! The second shock is the sensation of a hot body in your hands. Whoever ever picks up the sphinx will never let it out. What do we know about these amazing cats? The first historical mention of naked cats dates back to the time of the Aztecs. Later information about them was found in India and Morocco, as well as in Paraguay. 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

Care for bald breeds

Cats without hair have very delicate skin, which needs care and hygiene. In the folds, dirt often accumulates, so the skin is washed with baby shampoos. Surprisingly, many pussies are ready to splash around in a warm bath for hours. The task of the owner is to ensure that water does not get into the ears – you can put ear canals with cotton. The optimum water temperature for the bath is 36-38 ° C. A rubber rug is laid out at the bottom – without it, a slipping cat will remember for a long time an offense against you and all the white light. Take into account the dislike of hairless creatures to the soul – you have to wash off the shampoo with your palms. With a pronounced unwillingness of the cat to bathe, the bathtub is replaced by wiping with cotton pads moistened with lotions for children’s skin. Continue reading

What is an animal?
The Canadian sphinx is good-natured, peaceful, intelligent, has an excellent memory, is very well trained, playful: if he does not occupy anything, he, getting rid of boredom, will begin to…

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What is the difference between the varieties of naked cats?
Canadian, Peterbald, Don - all this is he, the Sphinx. The differences between these varieties of naked cats are not known to everyone. Let's take a closer look at these…

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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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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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