Results for: Sphynx

In Ancient History

When was the sphynx built?

The Great Sphinx of Giza was built during Khafra's reign as Pharaohbetween 2558 BC and 2532 BC. The Sphinx is a lion's body with ahuman head, the face thought to represent Kha (MORE)
In Domestic Cat Breeds

How big is the sphynx?

The sphynx breed is fairly small compared to regular breeds (with fur). When a sphynx cat is fully grown it weighs around ten pounds.
In Uncategorized

When was the Sphynx made?

The largest, oldest, and most famous sphinx statue lies in the desert near Giza, Egypt. It is called the Great Sphinx. The Great Sphinx was built about 4,500 years ago.
In Egypt

What is the Egyptian sphynx?

The Egyptian Sphynx is an EXTREMELY large monument that guards the Pyramids of Giza. It has the body of a lion and the head of one of the pharaohs
In Uncategorized

Do sphynxs get cold?

Yes. Sphynx can get cold easier than other breeds of cats. Generally speaking, if you are cold, so is your Sphynx.
In Cats (Felines)

How can you find a sphynx cat for adoption?

You can try calling and visiting local animal shelters. Many, many purebred animals of all different breeds end up in shelters. There's the AC&C (Animal Care and Control), the (MORE)
In Cats (Felines)

How many cats are sphynx?

Sphynx is an unique breed. It's a certain type of bald cat which has no fur, only a very fine "down" of hair. It is difficult to say how many Sphynx cats are in the world.
In Cats (Felines)

Do Sphynx cats sweat?

All cats sweat. Not the dripping sweat we humans can do, but they do have patches of sweat glands in the face, belly, paw pads and tail area. Because the Sphynx is hairless (MORE)
In Cats (Felines)

What is a sphynx cat?

A sphynx is a breed of cat with no hair, and thus are covered in wrinkles. Actually that's technically not true, since they have this low level of fuzz coating them, but mostl (MORE)