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Maine Coon Cats

coon-cat-kittenNative to Maine is the Maine Coon Cat. Maine Coon Cats are one of the oldest breed of feline in North America. These furry felines are said to be a mix of cat and coon – as in Raccoon. That is merely a myth – a biological impossibility. The coon cat does however does have a bushy, furry tail that can resemble a raccoon tail.Please share your comments. To feature your Maine business, contact us.

Maine Coon Cats

Maine Coons are brown tabby Maine Coon Cats. Maine Shags were Maine Coon Cats of different coloring. All are now commonly referred to as Maine Coon Cats.
A popular (and more believable) theory of the origin of Maine Coon Cats is that the breed of feline originated in the mating between short haired domestic cats and overseas longhair cats – perhaps introduced by New England seamen or early explorers. Maine coon cats are hardy and handsome. The cats are ideally suited for cold Maine winters. Maine Coon Cat breeders are seeking to preserve the Maine Coon Cat and its natural rugged qualities. The Maine Coon Cat is a large, strong and healthy cat.The Maine Coon Breeders and Fanciers Association was founded in 1968 to preserve and promote the Maine Coon Cat. MCBFA is composed of fanciers and breeder members worldwide united in admiration of these wonderful cats. The association web site is www.mcbfa.org.

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