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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. S

    Baby sphynx too skinny?

    Hello! I’ve just received a female baby sphynx, she’s two months old and the breeder gave me her health certificate. She seems fine, energetic, sleeps a bunch and wakes up to eat/drink or use her litter. However I am concerned she’s too skinny, she eats and drinks a lot. I’ve already scheduled a...
  3. M

    Concerned about "Fading Kitten Syndrome"...

    Our girl (1 yr old) just recently had 4 kittens 3 weeks ago. While they all seem active, curious and vocal, I do have concerns for one of them. While the other 3 seem to be filling out and wandering around and playing, 1 tends to sleep in a corner alone, and isn't generally too playful. He also...
  4. 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...
  5. GenevaS

    My baby boy is so skinny!

    Hi there! My boyfriend and I recently adopted brother and sister spyhnx babies that were born on March 7th. The little girl, Matcha, has really been growing and looks as healthy as can be at 4.5 pounds! She is extremely energetic and eats very well from what I have monitored. Our boy, Mochi, on...
  6. Kiapi

    Overweight Sphynx

    Hi All, I have two wonderful Sphynx, and one BIG dilemma: one is too fat and one too skinny! My vet asked me to put Bintang on a diet, however he and Chief eat together and I can't control who eat what. Do you know how I can manage? Thank you Chiara
  7. MaisyMom

    Sphynx Kitten too Skinny! Help!

    I just got my Sphynx kitten a week ago from the breeder. She provided a health certificate showing Maisy had been dewormed and was healthy for sale, but I still felt something was wrong. I can see her spine and feel every little bone in it. I can see and feel her ribs as well. I took her to...