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13 Things about sphynx cats you need to know

So The Hubby and I have two cats. They are Sphynx cats, so not your average run of the mill cats. This leads to a lot of stares, rude comments or people thinking they are being funny. People have called them gremlins or used the “why is your cat inside out” joke. I have learned to shrug it off for the most part. But I would be lying if I said it didn’t bug me. But in any case, if you’re here then you want to know more and that makes me happy. I honestly believe the sphynx breed is the best cat breed out there. So let me try to answer any questions you may have and show you why I love them so much. First a little history on the breed First, let’s begin with a little history on the Sphynx breed or as it is known scientifically, Felis catus.  It originated in Toronto, Canada (amazing eh?) back in 1966 when a hairless kitten (named Prune) was born to a black and white domestic shorthair.   Then in 1978, a cat breeder in Ontario found three hairless kittens on the street in her neighbourhood.   There was yet…

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