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  1. C

    Sphynx sitter needed New York Area

    Hello Guys and Gals, Hope all is well with everyone. I’m looking for a Sphynx savy person who would be willing to cat sit out of your home for a couple of days at the end of October in the Long Island, NY area. I also would be willing to drop her off in Queens, Brooklyn, or Manhattan. No small...
  2. S

    Flying with a spynx

    A few weeks after I get Ollie, my husband and I are taking a week vacation. I am thinking about taking Ollie with me, since I hate to leave him so soon after bringing him home. As anyone flown with their sphynx? What did you get and what did you take?
  3. beccerzz11

    long car ride tips?

    Hi all - I made a separate post asking for vet recs in the DC/DMV area because I'm moving down from Boston. I'm driving down, and was wondering if anyone had any tips to make the long ride as comfy for my Wybie as possible?
  4. André n service cat training

    André n service cat training

  5. André n service cat training

    André n service cat training

  6. André n service cat training

    André n service cat training

    André loves a dressed up last in pearls
  7. MeadowThorne

    Sphynx addictions

    I just got my first sphynx for my birthday this May. I have stopped my profession of horses showing since 9 and sold them and all my outside animals and dedicated my life to my sphynx n cats now. I have worked in rescue n rehab along with service n therapy animals. Enough about me ! Meet André...
  8. Nicky00


    Ok I need a bit of advice. So I just got back from studying abroad for 5 months. My dad took great care of my cat and I came back to a happy, if not slightly fat, kitten. But I got an intership in Japan for a month at the end of the summer. My dad can't take care of her so my mom is taking over...
  9. Monica

    Where did you get your sphynx?

    I know sphynx owners are crazy about their cats! Some even fly their beloved cats in from all over the world! *guilty ; ) How far did you/your sphynx travel to get to you?! If you have multiples, please feel free to answer for all of them, and share your experiences! Remember, please to do not...
  10. Jackolyn

    Traveling around with a new Kitten?

    Hello, everyone! I am new to the forum, but I have been a silent lurker for many months now and have found so much valuable information on here! I will be picking up my very first Sphynx kitten from our breeder next week (she will be 13 weeks) and I was wondering how I might go about traveling...
  11. Soulsinabottle

    Looking to get a travel bag

    Hey guys. So my gotcha day is in a few weeks and I'm looking for one of those sling style bags for when we go out and Kamari is with us. I'm big on reading reviews for anything I think of buying and all the ones I've found are either crazy expensive and not something I can do right this second...
  12. jtkirk

    Travelling Away from Sphynx

    I've been looking to get a sphynx for a while now, and I've been delaying up to this point because my partner and I are planning on purchasing a much larger unit, and I didn't really want to get a kitten and then move a month later. Aside from this though, I've been stressing about whether our...
  13. Bogeycat

    Air Travel UK-US

    Hello, I will be travelling from the UK to the US with my little darling Bogey (2 year old pure bred sphynx) and I haven't been able to find an airline that allows cats in the cabin for transatlantic flights. Has anyone done this? He freaks out (screams, poops, spits) if he even smells another...
  14. Tzaphkiel

    Multiple cats (not sphynx)+1 new sphynx dry food regiment

    Hello everyone, Lovely photos all over the site!!! I'm so very eager to get my Natsu tomorrow ! As you see, I'm getting a new kitten Sphynx (male) of 4 months old tomorrow midday. As we have dogs and other cats (not sphynx), it is neither easy nor practical to free feed the newcomer. I was...
  15. dodocats

    Stockholm at Night Timelapse

    Hello everyone!:happy: few days seprate us from 2018 hope the new year will bring you all joy and happiness :cat::cat::cat: This short timelapse of Stockholm the capital of Sweden at night is a good one to end this year hope you will like it:LOL: :):D:ROFLMAO:;)
  16. annaesmee

    What to do over Christmas?

    Morning! My husband and I are picking up our *first* Sphynx kitten at the beginning of December. She'll be 13 weeks when we get her. I've been reading up on here and in a couple of books about what to expect and prepare for, but haven't come across what to do when going away for a couple of...
  17. Maddie

    The "OTHER" Blankie... Astrid's Travel Blanket

    So when I first got Astrid, my Nanna created a monster by making a super fuzzy blankie for Astrid... that she now refuses to sleep without.. meaning I have to shoved a queen sized blanket into my suitcase each time I go home!! So in prep for this trip home, I made a small fuzzy blanket for the...
  18. SupplyPipe28

    Travel Advice for Mountain Trip?

    Hello all, We'll be bringing our little guy with us on our annual anniversary trip to the mountains and this will be our first road trip together so we're looking for some tips/advice. The drive will be about 6 hours (with our usual stops in between) and we'll be staying in a pet-friendly hotel...
  19. Kiapi

    Relocating with my two Sphynx

    Dear all I am relocating from China to Europe (London) and due to regulations it seems like might not be possible to get my two sphynx to fly with me. Wanted to know if anyone has give through it and if the sphynx are ok in a cargo on a long flight and if there is anything I can give them to...
  20. Maddie

    A Fancy Folding Litter Box.... DIY Style

    Hi! So, there has been A LOT of snow and planes are getting delayed by hours. Of course, Astrid and I are off for reading break so I had to come up with some type of litter box for the airport, just in case. I thought about buying a disposable one, but with my luck, security would take it away...
  21. Maddie

    Flight Time ✈️️ taking my sphynx on a plane

    Hi! Thought I'd post my first flight experience with Astrid for others to reference. This will be the first of many flights so I will keep updating if need be. If you have any questions just ask. :) So let's break this down: Carrier: SHERPA original deluxe carrier Why This Company: They have...
  22. Miriam

    NY/NJ/PA/CT looking to adopt Sphynx nudie in need. <3

    Hello all, I have tried this site before and hope to again. I was a mom to 2 Cornish Rex's... close cousins to the Sphynx (in care and termperament). They have since passed of age related illnesses. It's been almost 5 months and my home is desperate for another kitty to care for. If you are in...
  23. GMPLAX23

    New Kitten Questions- SUGGESTIONS

    Hi everyone I am getting ready for my Kitten to come home and I am buying things for his homecoming! I don't want to get too overzealous. I have been looking at cat trees and travel carriers. -Should I invest in a cat tree before he comes home? I'd like to see if he likes to climb UP before I...
  24. saffwolf

    EU air travel

    IMAG0065 by saffwolf posted May 2, 2016 at 4:45 PMHi everyone! We are currently living in the UK and are considering moving to one of our neighbours (possibly Barcelona) This would mean bringing our little sphynxy along with us of course! Has anyone ever travelled in the EU with their cat...
  25. Idontsphynxso

    Moving sphynx from Australia to England

    Hi, I moved to Australia four years ago and now I'm planning to go home to England. Whilst living here in Australia I adopted my boy. I couldn't imagine life without him and want to relocate him with us when we leave. I can't take him into the cabin due to aus/uk quarantine laws so he must...