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  1. Kjemz

    Looking to rescue/adopt

    I’ve been educating myself and learning about the Sphynx breed for over a year now and have decided it’s the right time to start looking. I would prefer to help a cat that is in need of a home. I have one female rescue cat at the moment and would prefer not to go through a breeder. I would love...
  2. kaycianne

    Looking to adopt in VA Area! Finally ready after losing my first baby!

    Willing to adopt from a family that needs to rehome or ready to find a reputable breeder in the area. Please let me know if you have any suggestions!!
  3. M

    Looking for a reputable Midwest breeder

    I know reputable breeders can have quite the wait list, so I wanted to start my search now! I'll be looking to get a Sphynx sometime between May and August when I move to Kansas City. I currently live in South Dakota. I'm wondering if anyone has any suggestions as far as a reputable breeder...
  4. A

    Breeders in Ontario, Canada.

    Hi everyone! I’m new here but I’m wondering if anyone has had any experiences with sphynx breeders in Ontario, Canada. I’ve found a few breeders but am having a hard time finding any reviews. I’d love to hear your input or any recommendations if you have them. Thanks :)
  5. Monica

    Donskoy, Don Sphynx, Russian Sphynx?!?

    Hey Lairians! Does anyone have any experience with Donskoy, aka Russian Sphynx, that can share with me? The resources for that breed are slimmer than for the Canadians! We are searching/waiting for a female sphynx to join our tribe. I’m entertaining the idea of her being a Don Sphynx, however...
  6. SelinaKyle

    Please PM me reputable breeders on the east coast!

    Hello! I have been ready to get a sphynx for a while now! Please Pm me as I am looking for any suggestions for a reputable breeder on the east coast, preferably in the New England area, but not necessary! Thanks!
  7. N

    New York area breeders?

    Hello everyone! This is my very first post. I live in Queens, New York and I would like to know if anyone has any recommendations for a breeder in the New York City or Long Island area, or anywhere within 2 hours away. I would love the opportunity to visit. I am looking for a breeder who has...
  8. Hayls0324

    Morality/ should I or shouldn't I?

    Myself and many people on forums and in my area have (over the last 5 years that I've been looking for a reputable breeder) have not been able to locate any in the area St. Catharines , Ontario, canada. However there are many cats and dogs in our shelters that are being put down because they...
  9. Sophie Hudson

    Southern California Kitties

    Every time I search for Southern California breeders the search comes up with breeders all over the US! I am getting flustered. Is there a list for breeders in local areas? I don't want to have another baby shipped. I would like to pick them out personally! Or even get a retired breeder! Thanks...
  10. T

    Excited soon-to-be Sphynx owner

    Hi hello SphynxLair! I have been dreaming of owning a Sphynx for many years. And in 12 weeks, it's going to happen! Is anyone familiar with breeders in CA? I would love to see nekkid babies that are from the same breeder as mine. I am happily childfree, in a longterm committed relationship and...
  11. Kris Patay

    Breeders in NY or East Coast that scan HCM

    Hi everyone, very new here! I'm writing today because I lost my baby to HCM and congestive heart failure last month. From the time symptoms began to show it was too late for medications to even give him a small chance. 10 frightening days passed until he went to sleep forever. He was only 9...
  12. J

    Sphynx breeder in Illinois

    Hello everyone! I would like to purchase a sphynx kitten but I've read about so many scams, or unfit breeders. I live in the Chicago land area, but I would be more than willing to drive 4/5 hours to pick up my new kitten. I just really want to be sure I go through a reputable breeder. Does...
  13. Nadja

    Is this site legit ?

    xxxxxxhairlesskittensI contacted them since they are "moving" and have their cats 40 percent off. They want a wire transfer with western union and live in Maryland Baltimore. I'm just concerned about them being real breeders. How can I check.
  14. K

    New and Looking for Breeder Info

    Hi everyone! I'm KYkitty, real name is Chasity, and I'm so glad I finally stumbled upon this site in the search for information on Sphynx and hairless breeds. Ever since I can remember, I've wanted a hairless baby. I currently still live at home and am unable to have cats (no one else in my...
  15. J

    Confused and looking for reputable breeder near Ohio!

    Hello all! I recently lost my beloved sphynx boy (a local rescue) to heart disease that I managed with daily meds but sadly you can't fight genetics forever. My house just doesn't feel like home anymore. I started my search for reputable breeders but I'm just so confused. Many haven't responded...
  16. AshJoJo

    Reputable breeders in Florida

    Hi everyone! I posted on here a few days ago about looking for reputable Elf Sphynx breeders. I would like to expand my search to the state of Florida as I plan on taking a trip there in November. If someone knows of a reputable breeder in Florida would you please PM me?! Thanks a million, Ash
  17. Callie R

    Hi guys! ATL newbie here with questions on breeders/kitty care :)

    Hey there! My name is Callie and this is my first post :p I have been researching the wonderful Sphynx breed for about a month now, and have always wanted to adopt a "hairless" kitty since I was 10 (I'm 21 now). I have been talking to a few breeders, and I am weary on the whole process. I live...
  18. Ambrownq

    Retired Breeders

    It seems like this is the appropriate place for this post. I just wanted everyone to know that I contacted a Sphynx breeder in my area a few months back because her site said that she has retired breeders occasionally that she gives away. She answered me a few days ago because she is retiring...
  19. HappyLilSphynx

    How long should I wait?

    My girl came with a health guarantee, and was found to have heart issues (originally diagnosed with aortic stenosis, and then given a "corrected" diagnosis of HCM and SAM) when I brought her in for her first annual checkup (the issue hadn't presented itself when she went through her kitten...
  20. Trulyblessed324

    looking for a breeder near pittsburgh, pa

    I am looking for a reputable breeder near pittsburgh, pa to get my 1st baby from (and possibly my 2nd as well at the same time) and was wondering if anyone here could message me a recommendation. I found a breeder that seems nice and good but I can't find any reviews or anything on her. thanks :)
  21. leah jilton

    Taking care of a new litter

    Hey everyone, I havent been in a while but I need some advice. I will be watching a brand new sphynx litter and their mom for a few days. I've got some idea of what to do but I don't want to overook anything important so I could use some pointers. Just anything you guys look for in your...
  22. Kiapi

    Sphynx in China

    Anyone in Shanghai in our community with a sphynx?
  23. EmmaKristina

    Look to buy my first Sphynx kitten; reputable breeds in the MA/NY/VT area?

    Hello everyone! I am very excited to buy my first Sphynx kitten after months of research and years of wanting one. I would like to buy a Sphynx (leaning towards a seal or chocolate point). Does anyone know any reputable breeds around those areas? What are some breeders I should look out for? My...