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  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. kdmotter

    Long Distance Travel

    Hello! I am picking up my new kitten in exactly two weeks and will be driving about 450 miles one way to pick her up. This is approximately an 8 hour drive. I plan on staying over the night before I pick her up and then driving from the breeder home the next day. I have never driven this far...
  4. Bustamante01

    Traveling with our 5 months baby

    Hi everyone, I need help on this one. Tomorrow i'm leaving for my stepmom's house, which is 2.5 hour away. We are staying there for dinner and then coming back ( its a 10hour trip max) Is it better to bring him with us or leaving him home? He travels well; we did 5h trip max and he had no...
  5. Lisa L

    2 Sphnx in one carrier

    Hi there, I'm about to get my second sphynx! So excited! My current sphynx likes to join me on short car trips to see my great grandmother. So I am curious if folks recommend that when the second one has joined our family, if it is a best practice to always travel in separate carriers or if...
  6. Tale Grude

    Flying with cats as either cargo or in the cabin of the plane

    Hello! Me and Kisa might be moving to Toronto, Canada next fall. And I'm already trying to figure out how I can make the whole moving process as smooth and as comfortable as possible for Kisa. I have read a lot about it, and I know most of it in theory, rules and regulations etc. I know that...
  7. Tale Grude

    Bringing Kisa for visits

    Hello! Again.. :P I really want to bring Kisa with me to visit my Dad on weekends. I'll be staying there for a few days from time to time and would really like to bring her along. I want her to get used to my dads house so that if have to go away for something she can stay with my dad without it...
  8. admin

    How to prepare for a trip with your Sphynx cat

    How to prepare for a trip with your Sphynx cat Here are some helpful tips on what to bring on a trip or outing with your Sphynx cat to assure their comfortable and safe: 1. The first thing before even leaving the house is to always be sure to have a good quality leash and harness which fits...