Sphynx

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Photos from Barebods Cattery

The Sphynx has a wedge-shaped face with large, broad triangle ears.  Dense body that makes this cat heavier than it appears.  Bulldog stance.  Wrinkled, suede-type coat (hairless, almost) that feels warm to the touch.  Little grooming required.  Not an outdoor cat.

  • BREED TYPE:  Spontaneous mutation
  • BODY TYPE:  Foreign
  • COAT TYPE:  Hairless
  • SIZE: Medium (8 to 10 pounds)
  • TEMPERAMENT:  Affectionate and active.  Likes close contact with their humans.  Will often use its paws as hands when showing affection.
  • COLORS:  Brown and white, black and white

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