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  1. AlbertoMp3

    Skin changes

    Hi all my baby Juno is two years old she a month or two ago started having this weird rash on her chest and neck and legs. It’s not raised and or bumpy or dry or flakey, or red or open. she does not over groom spots and she does not seem in any distress and is eating and drinking just the same...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. Remy

    White spots around neck???

    Hi all, Any help would be much appreciated! My lovely boy Remy has come up with a lot of white spots around the sides and back of his neck and a few onto his front arms... I think it may be feline acne as he has always had a few blackheads on his chin but he absolutely hates to be washed so...
  5. AlbertoMp3

    Skin patches

    Hi my 4 month old Sphinx has these spots on her back that haven’t gone away and the side and they aren’t raised or itchy or anything but they just look weird, is it worth bringing up to the vet when I see them again/make an appointment for?
  6. C

    My baby boy creed has brown spots

    He developed brown spots on his belly, inner legs, and neck. I have never seen them before, they almost look like oil spots but I bathed him lastnight they stayed. Now today they look a lil worse. Anyone else experience or have knowledge on this?
  7. NakedMargie

    New member and possible pigmentation question!

    Hello! It’s about time I finally joined! I’ve had cats all my life but just got my first naked baby, Cream, 2 years ago. While my vet is wonderful and knowledgeable, I live in a very small town and their knowledge of Sphynx is limited. I’ve been visiting Sphynx Lair for all my questions and...
  8. D

    Your advice needed: Dark and raised spots

    Hi fellow Sphynx lovers, My 10 years old cat Pixie has started to develop a few dark and raised spots. They don't seem to bother her and she lets me touch them. The veterinary surgeon tells us they're nothing to worry about but I'd love to know if anyone here has had a similar experience...
  9. 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...
  10. stephanysphynx

    What is this?

    Hi. I’m new, so I’m not 100% sure I’m doing this right. But my Sphynx gets regular baths, so I know this isn’t dirt on her. Any idea what these spots are??? She is about 7 months old.
  11. SarahShambles

    Struggling with spots!!

    Hey guys, Please help.. Luna is COVERED in spots! Can food cause this?! She’s ment to be grains free however church eats royal canine! It’s the only thing I can think of other than a heat rash? She’s been off raw food for two days also as we’ve run out (waiting on heart n liver) :( I really...
  12. O

    Pigmentation? Dark Skin on my sphynx.

    You can see from the images, that it's not raised or red or swollen, it's just... colored different. It started a 2 years ago, and it comes and goes; it's going through a big flair right now. She's allergic to any kind of poultry; she had so many issues when I rescued her. (But that's another...
  13. Annejo12


    My Raphael has developed this rash. It came so fast. Started as a few pink spots on her head last evening. This morning there are more and they are raised and rough to the touch. I am heading to the vet with her in 15 minutes. I'll let you all know what the vet says. Poor baby, although it...
  14. Hillary

    brown spots

    Hello! First time posting here:) but I was hoping somebody may have an answer for me as I've been worried about little brown spots on Normans paws lately. I have not changed his food in any way, He eats Halo organic chicken dry food and sometimes Halo wet food from time to time. I noticed...
  15. Catalina

    help!!! . i don t know what is this...

    Today i ve noticed those tiny spots/dots on my baby s skin. Can anyone tell me what is this? I m scared... and for the moment i can t go to vet today... i ll go monday. Srry my english.
  16. Marerickson

    Help!!! Spots by the bum!

    zhuri recently got these spots by her bum! I cleaned her butt extra good yesterday and when got home from work this afternoon it was worse! I just cleaned her against her will so the pictures arent as bad as it was before but can someone please tell me what this is?! We have an appointment at...
  17. Hayley ebborn

    Horrible spots appearing

    Hello Sphynx mummy's and daddy's I have a question so my young man has these god awful spots popping up all over his head, has anybody seen or know what this is? Pic attached:
  18. InariSan

    Help! What are these bumps and spots?

    My 8 year old sphynx has started to show small (pinhead) sized black spots under her skin. It started as one on her back, and now they are starting to pop up in more places. I moved to a small town where the vet doesn't know much if any about the breed. They currently cut a piece off but then...
  19. M

    Reddish/brown spots on my cats tail

    My Sphynx has reddish/brown spots on his tail almost resembling scabs that are raised. Has anyone seen this before?
  20. Elycia


    My kitten keeps getting more and more of these spots! I've tried everything and nothing is working. Please help. :cat:
  21. Sushi


    spoiled sushi !!!
  22. CassidySarah29

    Black Tongue & New Spots

    My baby, Yoda, has been diagnosed with a blood disorder that causes her to have thin paw pads and she has developed a small cyst as a result as well. She was on steroids for awhile to help, and after she stopped them- her tongue turned black and has been black ever since. I've brushed it off...
  23. Amy31


    hey guys, any clue on this and the best way to treat it? I think it's a Boyle but has a slight yellow head also, I've pressed a warm flannel into it and he wasn't to happy, moved his head when I tried and I wasn't pressing hard so I think it's abit sore!! Tia
  24. Amy31

    Lumps and bumps!

    Me..again! I seem to have my bursts of over posting craziness on here! But I was just wondering if like us sphynx cats can get sort or, under the skin boils? On the top of lucifer'so tail, he has the usual blackheads but I've just noticed a small lump in the middle of the top of his tail, he...
  25. A

    Dark spots growing and traveling up..

    Hello everyone! I posted not too long ago regarding some dark patchy spots that appeared on my little boy Klaus about two weeks ago after using coconut oil and have not applied it to him since. I am bathing with johnson baby wash & tropiclean hypoallergenic and the spots do not come off and...