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  1. Maddie

    Favourite Recipes?

    So I'm trying to figure out new things to cook lol tryin to be adventurous for once. I'm a horrible picky eater but I will try new things at least! But pinterests avocado toast and weird looking internet fad food are not too interesting. So what is your guys' favourite meal and recipes?
  2. Maddie

    What do you feed your dogs?

    So, Chappie has never been a big eater, but we got him on nutrience sub zero kibble. Guess what company changed the kibble size and made it bigger? Guess which dog won't eat it anymore? Lol we have tried all the nutrience pretty much, and the acana that he can eat. And nothing. Right now we...
  3. Talia

    Cleaning products and diet- new baby on 9th June!

    Hi! Ive been obsessed with Sphynxs (and all animals) for years and years! I decided to finally go for it and get my own little Sphynx! He will not be ready until 9th June. He is a little dark wrinkly black boy! :') I am aware you have to trim their nails, clean their ears and bathe them. I am...
  4. Maddie

    Automatic Feeder Suggestions

    Hi! Since Astrid is now on a diet, she has certain times she likes her food now. So to keep this when my school schedule changes, I am looking into an automatic portion/feeder that allows me to pick times for four meals, and measures in tablespoons. Would love some suggestions! My budget is...
  5. Maddie

    Catit Feeding Tower... Astrid's Fight for Kibble

    So, went thrift shopping today.. and found this little jem. I thought it was for balls, could still be but apparently it's for kibble! I looked it up online to see if I could buy the balls I though went in it and saw what it actually is. So far, Astrid has been having a blast! She seems to like...
  6. darkawaii

    Kitten Diet Questions!

    Hello! My kitten is about 9 weeks old. I've had her for 5 days now. I currently have her free feeding on dry food (~1/4+ cup a day) and I give her 1/3 of a can of wet food 3x a day (7am, 1pm, 8pm). She really likes wet food but dry food she's not so keen on eating it but she will eat it when...
  7. Maddie

    Tricks For Getting Kitties To Eat Wet Food

    So, the vet wants Astrid to eat wet food 1-2 times a week just incase she ever has kidney problems and that is all she can eat. He's had too many cats refusing to eat so he rather get all kitties used to it just to be safe. I have tried three different meats so far (salmon, venison and...
  8. Maddie

    Wet Food Suggestions

    Hi I'm just wondering what wet food everybody feeds their babies? The vet wants me to feed her some 1-2 times a week just so she is used to it if she ever had to eat it (if she got sick or whatnot). I'm not worried about feeding her more wet then the vet suggests as she does drink a TON of...
  9. Cinderstar95

    Diarrhea?

    Hello! How long should I wait before I worry about my kitten having diarrhea? Its about a five on the poo chart and I'm used to her having about a 2. She is still running around and playing, eating and screaming for more. I cant help but worry though. I dont want to rush her to the vet and drop...
  10. Murdoc

    Food Suggestions?

    Hello! I'm brand new to Sphynxlair, so I apologize if this is the wrong spot for this thread. It seemed to be the right place! I'm looking for recommendations and suggestions for a good brand and/or type of food for my two boys. They've got sensitive systems, in that most every type of food...
  11. Fluffythesphynx

    Food Question

    Hi! I recently welcomed a 4 mth old male into our family. At the breeders home he was eating dry food ( free feeding all day) and water. We have been doing the same ( he has only been here a week today), but he seems very interested in our food particularly ( and tries to get his paws on it);) ...
  12. Shontae

    Feeding questions!

    Hi everyone! I finally got my baby! I have some new questions about feeding. Has anyone used Costco brand cat food? My kitten came already eating it, but I had another high quality brand I wanted to get. I also read that it's good to keep dry kibble out all day, but this baby eats a TON. The vet...
  13. nicosmom

    Food

    hello evey one . My baby nico its one year old and he its having problems with the royal canin light leger food Hes poop its too fluffy and with a very bad smell What dry food do you recommend me ? I check about the royal canin for sphynx but in the us and mexico it's not available
  14. GMPLAX23

    Solid Poo!

    Hit the like if you love solid poo-s! Haha I know it's silly but it's hard to find the right combo for our babies but when we do... it's like we won! It took me about two weeks to get things right with Tut. He's a good boy. I was feeling like such a bad mom for having his tummy so upset but...
  15. V

    Food obsessed kitten - help!

    Hi all, I absolutely adore my little 6 month old sphynx kitten named Einstein but there is one thing that's really spoiling a perfect kitten - he's absolutely obsessed with food. To the point where I have to put him in another room at mealtimes :(. Is there anything that I can do to correct...
  16. LucilleBald

    Food, Sweaters, and heated bed questions. HELP:)

    Hey guys! So as the weather is getting colder here in Nebraska, so is the house I live in. It is super old and all hard wood floors. We try and keep the heat up but in all honesty the house is so old that the vent systems really suck. I know that you aren't supposed to leave clothing on pets...
  17. Bustamante01

    Food reviews

    Hi everyone, when i heard my breeder was feeding Kirkland cat food to his cas for many years now, i was sceptical.. I did my own research. Surprisingly, I found that up against high end brand, Kirkland is actually a pretty well reviewed. You can go on petfoodtalk and click Reviews then Catfood...
  18. JenniSaysMeow

    Primal Raw Rabbit Nuggets serving size?

    Hello!!! I am feeding Primal raw nuggets rabbit and I was wondering if anyone else uses this and what serving size you use. My girl is right around 5lbs (she's very petite) and it says for her weight to do 2-3 nuggets a day. Right now, I am at 6 and she still begs and screams for food. I'm a...
  19. Arichelic

    Kitten not eating enough?

    Hi all! Been a lurker for a while and about 4 weeks ago my fiance and I finally got our kitten! His name is Virokketh (Viro for short) and he's my precious blue prince. I love him so much! I do have some concerns though. He's 17 weeks old but I fear he's not eating enough. He was 3.5 lbs when he...
  20. Sarahstar66

    Best Dry Food?

    I see a lot of discussion about raw diets here, and as much as I would love to participate in that, I just don't think I'll have the time or the stomach (both my boyfriend and I are vegetarian) to make it work well. So I'm on the hunt to find the best types of dry food that others use. I've seen...
  21. Umephere

    Worried about my kitty

    Hi! I have had my kitten Umephere, Umie for short, since August. I've been around sphynxes since I was 10, and she is having some issues I have never seen before this consistently and this badly. She was really, really small, like 3 pounds at 4 months old and would eat like a rabbid animal. (she...
  22. V

    Sphynx cat keeps vomiting*barfing*

    So my cat was healthy until he hit the 1-year mark and I changed his food, after that all the problems began to come, so I started another thread a while ago regarding blood in stool almost always, I changed the food to royal canine hairball and the problem stopped thank god. Now my problem is...
  23. N

    Sphynx does not eat food

    Hi everyone! I adopted a seven month old sphynx cat. I made a huge mistake. I changed his dryfood. Then he get sick. He started to vomit. In my country no one knows about sphynx cat, even the vet. They said he just cold, then they gave him injection. But he still does not eat anything. And he...
  24. Nakita

    Canned and grain free dried

    Hi, what do you think about Princess premium canned food and Proncess grain free dried food? My 4 month old sphynx was on raw but i changed it now since she got a bacterial infection from the raw. I started princess wet and dry and she had some vomitting and dirarrhea episodes. Do you think she...
  25. Spight

    STain under nose advise pretty please...

    So we've had Voldemort 1.5 months now. He's 5 months old. When we got him he had very weepy eyes and was sneezing constantly so we took him to the vets 3 days after him arriving. The vet said he had conjunctivitis and possibley a respiratory infection. We got eye drops to give him for 2 weeks...
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