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  1. N

    Teeth and gum questions

    Hello! We’re new here. Diego is a nearly 3 year old sphynx we’ve had since he was 4 months. We live in rural northern MN on the Canadian border. Diego’s had some common sphynx issues such as reactions to foods (especially chicken/eggs), a “cold”, other skin breakouts and rusty yeast type issues...
  2. DollyTheSphynx

    Tooth extraction and sickness! HELP!

    Hi all! So Dolly had complex dental surgery about 4 weeks ago and now has 4 big teeth left bless her! She was back to eating her food normally within a few days and by 1 week she seemed like she was doing great However, the last few weeks she has vomited around once a week and I have noticed...
  3. crypto

    All Teeth Extraction?

    Okay so this is going to be kind of a long one. I got my baby, Crypto, about a year ago from a dude who had about 2-3 sphynx cats in order to breed them. I was told he was probably about 3 years old when I got him. About a week or two after I got him home, I noticed he was missing one of his...
  4. SupplyPipe28

    Found a Baby Tooth!

    Hello everyone! So, we found one of Severin's baby teeth on new year's day (he's 5.5 months right now). From what we can tell through Google searches, it looks like a lower pre-molar? We could be wrong (I can post a photo later for confirmation as we're curious to know), but I'm wondering if...
  5. SphynxMom1993

    What is oldest Sphynx you have put under anesthesia or know of for dental or other?

    I am curious the oldest Sphynx you have put under anesthesia for a dental or other surgery? Is it just Ketamine to avoid? Do they usually do ok on anesthesia? Our Sphynx is 15 years old. We've fed raw for 10 years and our vet said last year and even UT vet school in 2013 her teeth looked fine. I...
  6. Angelicar2000

    Baby teeth

    When Lexi has gotten spayed, the vet notice her baby teeth hasnt falling out. Her adult teeth is right next to it. Her top fangs. The vet said he has to keep an eye on it. Few days after her surgery, she stop eatting the dry food but yet she was eating the wet food which I only give them as a...
  7. Toots182

    Please help

    Hi there everyone, I'm really new to this but I have a bit of a question about my 4 year old baby Danzig. About a week ago he was heaving and was sick, only thing that came up was some food he had eaten. I would assume if this was a normal cat the heaving would be because of a hairball? But...
  8. malvina05

    7 mo with tartar on teeth?

    Hi all, So my 7 month old kitten got all his adult teeth in. They were nice and pearly white just a month ago, as I remember. I feed him Blue Wilderness kitten dry and 1 can of wet every 2 days. I also buy him high quality treats from whole foods, trader joes, or a pet store (grain-free)...
  9. Wrinks

    Tooth resorption & Stomatitis

    Hello all. Ive been away awhile, but Im back in need of some advise. My 4 year old Don Sphynx, Wrinks, was diagnosed this week with Stomatitis and Tooth resorption. I was told he would need a full mouth extraction or steroids for life. Anyone who has been through this please share your story...
  10. L

    Do you brush your sphynx teeth?

    Hey everyone! We just brought our little guy home on the 8th and I was wondering, do any of you brush your kittens teeth? I read daily brushing is best with weekly being the very least. Do any of you have advice or favorite products? Thanks a bunch in advance! (I mean, look at those teeth... I...
  11. MollysMom

    Reviews or Experience with "Plaque Off"?

    I ordered some of the plaque off today to try for Leo... The web site to explain it is: http://www.plaqueoff.com He has yellow gunk on his teeth in the back, and his little rodent ulcers are starting to come back on his top lip. The vet was worried that it may eventually show up as...
  12. LuckDuck

    Can you get brown stains off adult teeth?

    Hey everyone, I hope someone can give me a bit of help. I have a white odd eyed girl and have had her since she was 8 months old. Now she is a little over a year. She eats a healthy raw diet, well mostly. She just wants to eat chicken but I have slowly been getting her to eat other things...
  13. Fester

    brown stains on teeth

    Morning all! When I took 5e to the vet for a herpes flair-up(he's doing fine), the vet noticed some brown stains on his teeth. After checking that the enamel was stained (i.e. not tartar), he pulled out his stack of medical texts, 'cause he had heard of something like that, but couldn't...
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