Health problems in Sphnyx Cats

  Like other most of the other cat breeds Sphnyx cats are also prone to some diseases.Some of them are genetic while others may occur due to unhygenic or unsuitable environment.Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy(HCM) is a common heart disease in feline world.This disease is caused by  thickening of the inner heart muscle that prevents the normal blood flow and affect the working of heart.This disease can also appear in early days of kitten and can cause immature death.A cat needs a yearly scan to keep it confirmed that it is not suffering from HCM.Hereditary Myopathy is also common is Sphnyx.It is genetic disorderliness and a neurological disease.It causes muscle disorder and makes the cat so weak that the would not be able to move to even a small distance.Skin problems may also occur in Sphnyx like Urticaria is the most common of them.It cause svere skin rashes and skin usually turns to pale or red.This disease may last up to 6 weeks if not properly treated.
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