The Sphynx is a breed of hairless domestic cat. The first sphynx named Epidermis was born in 1975. The Second documented occurance of the spyhnx was found in 1978 when two female kittens and one male was rescued from the streets of Toronto. Sphynx must be bathed regularly to keep the skin free of oils. Ears must also be cleaned reguarly to remove dirt and wax buildup.