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  1. Kotonok

    Cat Ear cleaning Problem

    Hello! I’ve took the best advice from this community when it came to cleaning my cats ear. I was wondering though, is it common that when you clean their ears they start to salivate a lot and drooling afterwards? Is it an allergic reaction ?
  2. K

    Red, inflamed bumps - OUCH! Help…

    Hey, Sphynxlair Community - Our sweet kitty has a gnarly break-out of large, red, incomfy bumps on her head. It started with about 1-2 bumps and right when we throught they were going away more popped up!! She has eaten the same freeze-dried duck morsels by Stella & Chewy since we got her...
  3. mamatiger2

    In need of help!!!

    Hi! I rescued my little girl about a month ago. I read up on things I had to do to keep her skin healthy but I think I’ve messed up!! As you can see in the photo she’s got a “rash” it doesn’t seem to hurt her but it is flaking and I’m worried I’ve hurt her skin unintentionally. I’ve been using...
  4. AnnaMoo

    Fighting Felines

    Hi everyone! I desperately need some advice on my two babies. We have had little Spock since he was 14 weeks old and he is now 7 years old and has always been an only child. 3 weeks ago we adopted Puna, a 7 year old girl. At first Spock was very unsure of her and would hiss and swat her. Then...
  5. paulmighty69

    skin problem on 3yr old sealpoint sphynx. Need advice

    hello so yesterday the cat was fine. I get home today and find large inflammatory patches on his belly. And just noticed a small spot on 1 of our females back hind quarter. We have a second female who has a litter of 6 who is not affected and neither are any of the kittens i will attack pics so...
  6. byulbunny

    Quick help, worried about teeth

    Hi guys, Sorry to post urgently but I'm concerned about Loki. After chomping on some dry food he started making what I can only describe as a little crunching noise in his mouth. I wondered if he had managed to get a bit of dry food stuck - can't see anything. Judging by his biting habits...
  7. Rkgxo

    New sphynx kitten

    Hello everyone! I got a lovely wee sphynx boy a week ago and he seems to be settling in well! Managed to use his litter tray well and eating well too (not drinking much but I hear that’s ok) As of yesterday afternoon he seems to be a bit “off” he meowed and hissed at me cause I was moving his...
  8. byulbunny

    Diarrhea help?

    Baby started having diarrhea yesterday ;n; sticky and smelly, too - and causing him to whinge a bit when he needs to go (not loudly or for long, but clearly there's discomfort). His poops were great his first week here and honestly didn't notice a smell. Then suddenly he was starting to get...
  9. Rens

    our sphynx is keeping us hostage

    ok maybe a bit extreme, but seriously, she knows how to get under our skin... our kitty is around 6M old and lately she has stopped showing ANY interest in any of her toys. she refuses to play on her own, and even when we do play with her, it's not as high energy and invested as it used to be...
  10. metagrip

    Why is my sweet boy suddenly a nightmare?!

    Hello all. I’ve been lurking for a while and have been very happy with my sweet baby. I got him July 15th and he’s been great! Until now. He has gotten into the habit of maximum zoomies that are often violent. On multiple occasions, he has jumped onto my leg and bitten me, attacked my arm...
  11. S

    Ongoing skin problems! ):

    Hey there! I’m new to this website… My girl Valentine has been having skin problems since about March. She’s gone for multiple allergy shots, has been put on antibiotics twice (she licks her skin raw) and I just paid for her to have an allergy test. She’s on Hill Diet d/d prescription kibble and...
  12. H

    yeast/ringworm/fleas help

    hello! i have 2 naked cats and have had them for 4/2 years and never had any health problems or needed to bring them to vet besides first vaccines years ago. I recently adopted a stray kitten who of course had fleas!!! :( which i wasn’t educated on bc my cats never had before. next thing u kno...
  13. F

    Help! Spots on kitten skin

    Hello guys! First of all I’d like to apologize for my english, since it’s not my first language. I have a sphynx kitten for 2 months, and last week I found those spots on his skin. I took him to the vet and she couldn’t figure out she couldn't figure out what it was, but her main theory was the...
  14. L

    Unknown skin mark

    Noticed a mark on Pablos front leg in the morning, it has come from nowhere. This mark is dark and feels smooth which is slightly raised. Pablo has regular baths, and has never had anything like this before. does anyone know what this is? I don’t know if he’s fallen asleep on the window sill...
  15. byulbunny

    Found this rash...

    Hi guys, sorry if this is the wrong place but I hope somebody can help... Just found this awful looking rash on my flatmate's sphynx and wondered if anybody has advice? I'm of course going to insist my friend takes our baby to the vet for a check up. I recently tried to point out she should...
  16. S

    Cat rash?

    Hi everyone, My cat Kendrick has had this rash for about a week, I have tried giving her cat Benadryl in hopes it was perhaps allergies and there is no change. Her diet has no changed at all her food has been the same. She gets a bath every two weeks and has been for the last 10 years. Any...
  17. A

    New sphynx

    Hello all ! I’ve recently adopted a female Dwelf I drove 14 hours to go get her and realized she was sick during the car ride home . Turns out she has conjunctivitis and feline herpes :( I paid 2500 for her and the breeder was pressing me to give her 500 more for breeding rights (even went as...
  18. D

    Help! Black dots all over my boys stomach

    Always something new with my boy I’m not quite sure what this is. This is AFTER two baths, one with Johnson and Johnson baby shampoo and scrubbing with a mit, he used j&j his whole life, he’s 2 years old now. Then when I noticed this, I made him sit with a prescription shampoo on for a bit then...
  19. JadeSphynx

    Can I do good here?

    Hey! So I’m a hairless kitty momma of two. they are the absolute joys of my life. I have always been insanely allergic to cats and these little hairless babies allowed me to fulfill my dream of having a cat. My girl is spayed, but my boy is not as I have been letting the breeder continue to...
  20. haruharu

    help, brown spots on my sphynx

    hi! I recently got a sphynx and i’m very new to this breed. I noticed earlier that brown spots keeps appearing on his skin, can someone help me what might be the cause of this? All help would appreciated (*^^*)♡
  21. AlbertoMp3

    My cats skin is a bit dry

    Hi this is Juno she’s my 7month old Sphinx! Recently she got these spots on her arms and chest and it seems a bit flakey. I don’t know if she spends the day sunbathing when I’m at work but could that be it ? She has a vet appointment but do you guys have any home remedies ? Should I try a warm...
  22. Kawiipops

    Adoted 1yr old aggressive/unsocialized

    Hi, any help really appreciated. Last year we sadly lost our 2 boys who we had from kitten, we decided it was time to adopt a new boy. We found Yoshi a very large 1year4 month old sphynx and decided we'd love him to join our family. We were told he lived with 2 dogs which he found stressful and...
  23. Rain

    Eye booger stain

    hello, We have a pink Sphynx named rain Lately he’s been getting big eye boogers, this morning his face was stained! It was bath day today and not even the bath removed his stains :( how should I clean him?
  24. M

    desperate - problems after problems

    Hi all, Just to start off, my husband and I got our first sphynx kitten back in May. We spent prior months researching his breed and we were confident in owning one. So , we got our kitten online from a breeder in our town. He was not a credible breeder and to be honest, we got our pet at a...
  25. M

    **Urgent** Two Sphynx Cats in Wyoming need Rehomed

    I have two female Sphynx cats, age 7 and 5, a mother daughter pair, who I desperately need placed in a new home. I have had these cats since 2014, and love them more than words can describe, which makes this situation exceptionally difficult to bare. I originally rehomed the girls two a family...
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