Do Maine Coons Always Have Ear Tufts?

Do Maine Coons Always Have Ear Tufts?

Of all the distinguishing physical features a Maine Coon possesses the ears and the ear tufts perhaps define the breeds ‘look’. A Maine Coon is almost synonymous with those large pointed ears, distinctive tufts, and pointed tips. But are ear tufts indicative of the breed? Do Maine Coons always have ear tufts? Maine Coons don’t always have ear tufts. Ear […]

Why Are Maine Coons Called Gentle Giants

Why Are Maine Coons Called Gentle Giants

Within the cat world, a breed often becomes associated with a short catchy term. Munchkins can be described as ‘kitten forever; cats. The Maine Coon often gets described by the term ‘gentle giant’ hoping to imply a personality trait. Is it true? Why are Maine Coons commonly described rather favorably as gentle giants? The Maine Coon has adapted and maintained […]