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  1. nikialexander

    8 month old male chewing his nails

    Does anyone else’s Sphynx chew their nails? Mine constantly does despite trimming his nails regularly. Any tips on how to get him to stop? Normal behaviour or abnormal?
  2. Annejo12

    Kitty likes to chew electrical cords

    Help, how do I get my kitty to quit chewing on electrical cords? We have lots of toys around and three scratching posts but she is drawn to electrical cords. She is also bad for eating anything she finds anywhere, including bugs. Thanks everyone, you always have good ideas!
  3. SphynxLuv84

    Any guesses on what he ate?

    So this was a very long weekend.... Our cat eats/chews everything! Strings, cords, clothing (huge holes in the middle of my dresses), but this one took the prize....He ate a rubber mat from under his litter box! Not chewing the ends....a circle out of the middle! Cut to the next morning.... He's...
  4. Onyx

    Problem with swallowing foreign bodies.

    Hi. This is my first time posting here. I read through a lot of threads when I first got my Sphynx and found this forum really helpful. I have an issue that I'm trying to fix and I wanted to see if anyone has any advice or tips. My Sphynx cat, Clyde, is not even a year old yet, but he's been...
  5. Theodora

    Buddy From Colorado!

    Hi! My baby boy's name is Buddy, he is 1 year 3 months! His breeder did not feed him wet food, after a year I FINALLY got him to start eating wet food, however right as he turned a year old, he started chewing on anything he could find. When I got him to start eating the wet food, he started...
  6. pussiette

    Teething question - sphynx cat

    Just wondering what symptoms your baby has experienced when they were teething? Were they feeling hot with an upset tummy and off their dry food and bleeding gums. Interested to hear what others have experienced with teething.
  7. TyrionAndSasha

    New Sphynx Owner Questions...Cords, Storage, yada

    So, My guys started chewing on cords. So, I ordered the PetFlex Vet Wrap & Bandage—No Chew that someone recommended. Hopefully that works. These guys are getting into EVERYTHING. The worse it is for them, the more interested they are. My real question is, as a first time kitten owner (I...