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  1. Ddungo

    First Vet Visit

    Hey all, I'm finally getting my first sphynx kitten on Sunday and am beyond excited. I want to get him checked by a vet during the 72 hour agreement.The breeder said he will already be up to date on all his shots but I will also have to get the rabies shot (required by my state's law). What do...
  2. MaisyMom

    Immunization Question???

    I am going to be getting my little Maisy her next set of shots soon and have read on some breeder sites that you should get the Sphynx cats non-adjuvanted vaccines. One in particular is the Merial vaccine. Has anyone had any experience with this? Did you get your kitties regular vaccines or...
  3. ElinOline

    Brought Mika to the vet today... :)

    Hello everyone! :) Just thought I would give you a small update, and pictures!! We've almost had Mika for a month now! (The time has gone so fast!) She is doing great! A happy little kitten :) She doesnt complain when we go to work anymore either, and she greets me when I get home from work...
  4. tannytime

    Rabies Vaccination

    Hey guys, I wanted to know if anyone has had any experience with side effects after the rabies vaccination. I did my research and some were saying that if you have had mice in the house it might be a good idea to get the vaccination even though the sphynx is an indoor cat. Keano got his 3 year...
  5. Luvd56

    What vaccinations do you give your sphynx

    The breeder I bought Lilly from advises not to give her the Rabies vaccination as she has seen and heard of sphynx kittens die after they have received the vaccination. She also advised not to give her leukemia vaccination because it has a very high reaction rate. She said they can only get...
  6. Monchchichi

    Views on Rabies Vaccination

    What is everyone's view here on the rabies vaccination? I have done a lot of research on the topic but have found it hard to decide since half say no and half say yes. LOL Where I live it's law that they are vaccinated for Rabies, but I called the City and talked to my vet and as long as I sign...
  7. havingalook

    Abscess/ lump at vaccination site???

    3 of my kittens have got a lump on their necks where they received their final set of vaccinations/ Rabies. Could it be an abscess? Or a reaction? They are playing normally, happy, eating normally etc, they just have a small hard lump between their shoulders.. Will get them into the vet's...