|The Sphynx cat is a breed of cat. The breeding of the Sphynx began in
the 1960's. The Sphynix cat has very little hair. The skin of a
Sphynx cat is very smooth, like chamois, and it has a layer of down.
The Sphynx cat prefers the heat, as it doesn't have any fur to keep it warm.
The Sphynx cat also usually lacks whiskers.