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  1. KaitoTheBald

    Very young kitten!

    Greetings everyone! I'm in need of your support, I'm in a situation where I was given a kitten that was taken away from her mother early shes ( 1 month and 11 days old ) born on 24 or July! as the breeder had to travel ugently. She seems very skinny and I'm not sure what to feed her (Brand of...
  2. M

    Hello all :) new Sphynx mummy !

    Hello everyone... So happy to be part of the community :) We have just gave a new home to our little Sphynx baby Eunice. She’s a little girl that is nearly 13 weeks old and we live in Scotland :) We are first time Sphynx owners but already have 8 other hairy babies and owned cats all our lives...
  3. wesleydeman

    My kitties are turning 1 in 2 months, question(s) about new food I want to switch too

    My boy and girl are turning 1 in 2 months, so I was looking into what food I want to switch them to for when they come off kitten food around their birthday. I've checked catfooddb reviews regarding wet and dry food and my eyes fell on "Farmina Prime Boar & Apple" for dry food and "Farmina...

    Food sensitive and dirty ears

    I just took aurora to the vet today her ears would get extremely dirty even after cleaning. They said she has yeast and bacteria and they gave drops to put in every 12 hours. However they said it can be caused by food sensitivity she is currently eating instinct kitten food I need to get new...
  5. yasmine1997


    I've had my 6 month old boy for a few months now and since I've had him, he's had on and off Diarrhea. I've previously had him on raw food, but it started to get expensive. So I tried nature's menu pouches, this gave him bad diherea. I've tried other brands like James wellbeloved and...
  6. Migi0341

    Recommended Food

    Hey all! I was wondering what food you would recommend to feed my 4 month old spynx? He’s been pooping quite a bit and I noticed in his stool he had a bit of blood so I assumed it might be from the irritation of defication? Maybe I should change his diet?
  7. S

    Canadian Raw foods

    Hi nakey lovers!! I've read quite a bit about raw food diets and I really want to switch Sarabi to it after she gets comfortable in my home. She is currently 4 years old. I will definatly talk to her vet beforehand, but I want to bring them arguments and good reasons because I heard vets tend...
  8. M

    Whats the best food to feed my 12 week old.

    Hi everyone, So ive been feeding my cat royal canine dry food and generic wet food, however i do want to he feeding him the best food possible. What is the best diet for a Sphynx kitten from your own person experiences?
  9. K

    Sphynx loses appetite

    Hi there! I’ve had my sphynx for 2 years now and she’s had a few random bouts where she loses her appetite and will just leave her food in the bowl. Generally she is a HUGE eater so when she leaves anything it is odd. I keep her on the same raw wet food always. There are no other symptoms, she...
  10. DillPickle

    Hill’s i/d prescription diet

    My sphynx Dill is a year and a half old. At our vet appointment today he weighed 12.9 pounds and the vet told me he’s overweight. About 4 months ago I switched him onto Hill’s i/d prescription formula dry & wet food per my vets suggestion. Prior to this, he had chromic diarhhea, where I had...
  11. F

    Hey I need some help, ASAP

    Hey guys, I was wondering if you can recommend some wet/ dry kitten foods that are budget friendly but still healthy!!! And I wanna say thank you for all the help, without you guys my kitten would not be coming in January! Hope to hear your guys finds soon!!!
  12. P

    Food Suggestions?

    Hey everyone! In about a month I'll be bringing my sphynx kitten home and I'm looking for suggestions as to what I should look for in a cat food. I know that hairless animals have a faster metabolism in general and require a higher quality and sometimes quantity of food to keep them healthy...
  13. kibaspirit

    Kitten specific kibble vs. all life stages

    Hello, My breeder had my kitten on Royal Canin kitten kibble/wet food. We brought him home with a supply for now. We planned on switching to Taste of the Wild (which is formulated for all life stages), but she suggested a kitten specific formula. I am considering keeping him on this mix...
  14. byulbunny

    New baby girl (and some questions!)

    Hey everybody! Brand new to this place - and here's one of a few photos to follow of our new baby, Noodle! She's coming up to her 6 months mark and she's an absolute doll - cuddly and affectionate, yet an absolute little monster when she wants to be. I adore her to bits. She's a baby to three...