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  1. MommyNaNell

    8 yrs old cat diagnosed with overgrowth of bad bacteria..

    I am new to the Lair, and new to owning a Sphynx. My cat's name is Devlinn, she will be 9 years old December 7th. I received my cat from a family member who owns quite a few. I brought her home at the end of June. She started having diarrhea a little before I took her home. We traveled 800 miles...
  2. NevynNoir

    Not sure my little guy is going to make it...

    I have a Bambino/Sphynx who I purchased last year from a local breeder in town. Very quickly after getting him I realized that he wasn't like most cats. It was very clear to me that he had some mental impairments (Im assuming from irresponsible breeding) I emailed a very lengthy email to the...
  3. Benben

    I'm Melody and my sidekick is named Ben

    Hello, My name is melody. Ben is a black Sphynx. He is my second hairless cat. First was a white Devon rex. When I lost my first it really tore me apart. I have always loved my pets. But never as much as Desi. I waited and three years later I bought Ben Ben. He is the light of my life. The...
  4. Dallassummer

    Crystals & Weight Loss

    Simba's had a long journey of health issues lately, he had a mass of struvite crystals and he was a hefty 14.8 lbs. All the vets reccommended the prescription food, with numerous amounts of meds such as prednisone- an anabolic steroid, and dasaquin- a glucosamine supplement, & salt. The main...
  5. Calicocious

    Thiamine Deficiency

    As an FYI to those feeding raw even a commercially prepared raw diet. Thiamine deficiency or vitamin B1 deficiency is something to keep in mind. My sphynx Samara just went through this. I was surprised by the symptoms so I thought I'd share. She started with a lack of appetite that I thought was...
  6. Emily0404

    Fattening up Brian - GLOP recipe

    Hey everyone. Brian looks a lot better in terms of his eye and he has started playing much more. My main concern now is that he is so so skinny since this period of illness. His spine and hip bones protrude - he looks like a neglected kitten :( I need hip to fatten up to get stronger and fight...
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