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 […]

Where To Buy A Maine Coon Cat

Where To Buy A Maine Coon Cat

When seeking to acquire a Maine Coon, there are some important considerations to bear in mind. These include how to choose the right kitten or cat, where to buy the cat, the best age for getting a kitten, and how best to go about buying a cat. When choosing any particular Maine Coon, there are really two initial important considerations. […]

How To Keep A Maine Coon Growth Chart

How To Keep A Maine Coon Growth Chart

The Maine Coon is one of the most popular cat breeds in America, but because the breed is famous for its large size (being the largest domestic cat breed) this can sometimes cause confusion for the new owner. What should an owner be measuring to determine how healthy an individual specimen is or whether or not a particular kitten even […]

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