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diet questions

  1. Good Juju

    Ear mites, ear infection, or normal?

    Hi everyone! My little 8 month girl has had itchy ears with wax going all over the place as she scratches her ears with her nails. Sometimes she causes red marks to her face, and most of the time, she has wax on and around her ears and neck. I clean them every few days or once a week. I used to...
  2. Lunasphynx1995

    Stinky farts

    Hi, I recently got my 7month old sphynx girl and the food the breeder provided was giving her a very bad tummy and horrendeous diahorea, it was the james wellbeloved adult fish flavoured kibble. Under recomendation I have now put her onto Applaws grain free kitten kibble which seems to have...
  3. The Earl Grey

    Need IBD diet recommendations

    My sweet girl Gretchen has IBD. We confirmed with biopsies taken when I had her spayed. The vet started her on Prednisone and Metronidazole. I wanted to stray from prolonged steroid use and opted to look into her diet Years ago I came across a post on here recommending Evangers Dry Cat Food -...
  4. Ckarro

    I messed up her diet. HELP!

    Hello everyone, First of all i want to thank you for this amazing page which has heped me so much with my first sphynx. I was only a reader but now i came to the point to ask your advice, i hope to post this message to the right place and get any advice before me and my little Snow are...
  5. Crombie00

    Changing food?

    My cats have been on Earthborn Holistic Primitive Feline since I brought them home. Over 3 yrs ago. Now they seem tired of it. What to do? They also have Hills Science Digestive Care I/D for IBD and I give them 1 small can of Fancy Feast Grilled Chicken. Treats are Opticare L-Lysine Chews 1-2...
  6. themodifieddoll

    Pumpkin Pumpkin Pumpkin

    I've heard so much talk of including pumpkin in sphynx diets in forums that I have to ask - what sort of pumpkin are you feeding your sphynx? Especially now that it's out of season - can I find it jarred (as I've heard canned isn't good to feed them) or is raw the best/only way to go? Do you...