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Breed of the Month – December

Sphynx

Cat Breed
Average Weight: 6 – 12 lbs
Average Life Span: 10-15 years
General Colours: Black, White, Cream, Red, Grey (Blue), Brown (Chocolate)
Activity Level: Moderate

This wide-eyed, hairless feline is a great addition to any home. Save some peach fuzz like fur around the head occasionally along the spine, the Sphynx is known for its baby smooth skin. This cat will be your shadow and is happy to follow you wherever you go.

A major concern with our peachy friends is Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy. So for this chilly season be sure to cuddle up with a super sweet sphynx cat. They’ll be happy to wear all the jackets, sweaters, and turtlenecks you can buy and will look great in them too!

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Last updated: December 14, 2020

Dear Clients,

With recent changes to restrictions on businesses, we have made some important updates to our operating policies.

1. WE CAN NOW SEE ALL CASES BY APPOINTMENT ONLY

This includes vaccines, wellness exams, blood work, heartworm testing, spays and neuters, and more! If you're unsure whether your pet needs medical attention, please call us to discuss your situation.

2. SAFETY MEASURES TO KEEP EVERYONE SAFE

3. ONLINE CONSULTATIONS ARE AVAILABLE

If you wish to connect with a veterinarian via message, phone or video, visit our website and follow the "Online Consultation" link.

4. OPERATING HOURS

We are OPEN with the following hours:

- Monday - Thursday: 7:30 am - 7:00 pm
- Friday: 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
- Saturday: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
- Sunday: CLOSED


NEW PET OWNERS

Have you welcomed a new furry family member to your home? We’d love to meet them! Visit our Must Know New Pet Owner Information page for useful resources and helpful recommendations for new pet owners.

Thank you for your patience and understanding and we look forward to seeing you and your furry family members again!

- Your dedicated team at Aurora Animal Clinic