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Three Sphynx Cats


Country of Origin North America & Europe
Date of Origin 1966
Weight 3.5 - 7 Kgs (8 - 15 lbs)

Main Characteristics

Sphynx are medium sized cats and although they appear hairless they may be covered with a short, fine down. Their skin should feel chamois-like and they can be all colours and patterns.


Sphynx have a mischievous temperament


If you are considering a Sphynx as a pet, consider the following points:
They require moderate grooming
They are gregarious
They are active

Interesting Facts

Sphynx are also known as:
Canadian Hairless
Canadian Skinless
A Cat Without Skin

A Sphynx cat appeared in an episode of Friends. Rachel bought it and its name was Mrs. Whiskerson.

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