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  1. Alonasmommy

    White spots under the skin

    Hello everybody, My cat is 3 months old. Before we took it , she only ate orijen dry food. When we tried at first to make the food transition from advance to orijen dry food ( i hope i spell it corectly ) some red and white spots appeared on her skin. We went to the vet, she recommend some hipo...
  2. Sketch

    Skin inflammation

    Hello everyone, Since I had my Sphynx last october, I've had issues with his skin the the neck/belly area. He got very intolerant (liquidy diarrhea) to a lot of cat diets. I got him under the care of a vet and now the only thing that seem to work is a recipe made of Hillary's Blend nutrients...
  3. millie jane

    skin irritation after swapping laundry detergents!!!

    hi guys! i am new here and got bernie over a month ago, he's already given me so much joy! he has recently broken out in a rash, after i have cleaned his jumpers in a new laundry detergent. he's not very phased by his rash and we keep a jumper (which hasnt been cleaned in the same detergent) on...
  4. Nicolemorgan

    Irritated nipples

    Loki seems to have three irritated nipples, I am not sure what has caused it. They just look a little red. Just wondering if anyone else has ever noticed this on their sphynx and what they did about it? I don't have a photo on me right now, I will try and post one tomorrow. Obviously we will...
  5. A

    Dark flaky/patchy looking areas a few days after bath and coconut oil.

    Hi everyone! I am new to this website! I adopted a baby boy sphynx who is almost 5 months old, his name is Klaus. He is truly the apple of my eye and I love him so much. After his first bath last Saturday, his skin seemed to become dry as he is not oily in the first place however, I wanted to...
  6. Kyla L

    Yuri's Entropion Update

    So I meant to post this a while ago but with planning our yearly anniversary vacation and working super hard at work I haven't had much time. But I should be back to where I can hang out at the lair more often after this month. My boy Yuri is completely healed from the surgery on his right...
  7. ashewensday


    so bastets eyes have not gotten any better. they actually appear to be getting worse. i have been doing what the vet instructed me to do. 500mg daily of L-lysine and tobramycin 3 times daily. but i want other opinions. are there any vets on this site? her eyes are constantly irritated, she...
  8. admin

    Sphynx Skin Conditions

    #1 Food allergies: Another very common issue many sphynx owners run into is food allergies. Many studies have shown that certain ingredients contained in cat food are more likely to cause food allergies than others. The most common offenders are beef, lamb, seafood, corn, soy, wheat gluten and...