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The Maine Coon Blog


Welcome to the Maine Coon Cat Blog! This is where we post each new article, in order. See what's new since your last visit.

We're regularly adding to the site, from articles and information to visitor photo albums, so come on in and see what's new!

Oct 27, 2021

Happy Whiskers Wednesday from McGregor! ๐Ÿพ

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Happy Whiskers Wednesday from McGregor!

Evita in Latvia shares, "Thanks to this handsome guy I absolutely LOVE Maine Coons now, starting from the wild looks and their personality, oh, and they are so smart! :)"

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Oct 26, 2021

Happy Tongue-Out Tuesday from Magic!

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Happy Tongue-Out Tuesday from Miss Magic!

Shelli in Oregon shares, "Magic is such a delight! ...She is so sweet, very mild tempered, very relaxed and vocal. She insists on being held and snuggled and has her routine of snuggles..."

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Oct 25, 2021

Groovy Grizzabella

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Happy Maine Coon Monday from Grizzabella! Elizabeth shares, "Grizzabella is three years old, and was born on Sugar Island Farm. She loves getting her hair brushed, bubbles, and her brother Charlie Cobblestone. She also loves snuggling under the bed covers with mom."

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Oct 24, 2021

Self Care Sunday!

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Happy #SelfCareSunday from Nita! ๐Ÿ˜ป

Jocelyn in New Mexico shares, "Awenita (Nita for short) is a 5 and 1/2 year old bred in Maine, living in Albuquerque with mommy and sister Tori and moving back to New England in a few days. Both girls fancy napping in sinks whether they fit or not."

Continue reading "Self Care Sunday!"

Oct 21, 2021

7 Grooming Tools To Keep Your Longhaired Cat Looking Smooth and Silky

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It's not easy being beautiful! But these 7 staples help turn grooming time from a chore into a fun, bonding experience.

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Oct 21, 2021

The Prince Of Darkness....

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Happy Throwback Thursday from Xavier in the UK! ๐Ÿ˜ป

Lloyd shares, "This is Xavier, my silver & white tabby Coonie, he's a proper boy, just over 6 months old, he weighs 12lbs and is normally found up to no good !!!"

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Oct 20, 2021

Miss Shandy-Fluff

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Happy Whiskers Wednesday from Miss Shandy-Fluff in England! Sarah shares, "Shandy-Fluff is my fluffy Coonie who is eleven and a half years old, Sheโ€™s been a loving family member since she was 10 weeks old and was joined by Ginge-Mate who is ginger and white short hair ๐Ÿ˜ป๐Ÿˆ Shandy-Fluff is definitely in charge at home and purrrs and chirrups - A lot๐Ÿ˜ป"

Continue reading "Miss Shandy-Fluff"

Oct 20, 2021

Big Cat Toys For Big Cat Fun

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Big cats like Maine Coons can become overweight in middle age. It's more important than ever to keep them moving, active, and healthy!

The following big cat toys are all bestsellers and receive top reviews by purchasers. We all know how important playtime is to the well-being of our cat or kitten! From cat games to catnip for cats, there is something special for every cat.

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Oct 19, 2021

Twins on Two For Tuesday ๐Ÿพ

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Happy #TwoForTuesday from Djamo and Eros! Christa Heyvaert in Belgium shares, Our Maine Coons were born on Sept 14, 2012 in cattery Matanny. Djamo is a Blue Tabby male, and Eros is a Black male. They came to live with us on Dec 8, 2012 and felt at home from the first moment.

We have 4 Pyrenean mountain dogs and who now have to get used to the Maine Coons because they have never had a cat in their midst. Djamo is a very sweet boy, compared to Eros, who is a real devil!

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Oct 18, 2021

Top Picks for Big Cat Litter Boxes

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Introducing our top picks for big cat litter boxes. We've carefully hand-selected these choices for big cats, and their owners.

Here, we share our top picks for each style of big litter box: High-sided, self-cleaning, and jumbo and hooded.

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Oct 18, 2021

Pretty Patsy

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Happy Maine Coon Monday from pretty Patsy, today's Featured Fall Coonie! ๐Ÿ˜ Diana shares, "Patsy is 12. She is intelligent, beautiful, friendly, especially loves kids and is a good guard cat. She loves living in Sarasota with her devoted people."

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Oct 14, 2021

Miss Catty LaBelle

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It's Throwback Thursday! This story is a powerful reminder to give a chance to those "grumpy-seeming" cats in shelters. Often, they are just depressed.

I love this story as a reminder!

Visit Catty's story to see her go from sad and depressed to spunky and loved.

Continue reading "Miss Catty LaBelle"

Oct 14, 2021

5 Adorable Halloween Costumes For Cats

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The leaves are falling, the kids are excited, so why leave out the pets? Pet cat costumes are a fun way to get into the spirit!

Cats don't really love dressing up. The least we can do is pick something simple and comfy for a holiday photo shoot, and maybe a giggle, too!

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Oct 13, 2021

Maine Coon / Siamese Rescue Kitten

I stopped by our local rescue last weekend just to visit the lonely cats. In the corner โ€œfancyโ€ and spacious pen was a very young GORGEOUS Siamese mama

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Oct 11, 2021

Digby

We rescued a 3 yr old street cat from a rescue - he had not been desexed. He has been listed as a long haired domestic but I feel he is part Maine Coon

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Oct 09, 2021

Maine Coon Cat Fur & Tail Care

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All that Maine Coon Cat fur means grooming will be needed. These readers ask about the FURminator, shedding, bathing, and caring for those huge tails.

Continue reading "Maine Coon Cat Fur & Tail Care"

Oct 08, 2021

Kitty's Adventure

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Meet Kitty ~ our Featured Fall Coonie for today! She has an adventurous story of escaping her harness and almost encountering a fox!

Continue reading "Kitty's Adventure"

Oct 08, 2021

There's a Maine Coon Kitten Scam Going Around

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There is a Maine Coon kitten scam going around. At first, I didn't even recognize it! I had noticed recently that on our FaceBook page, we began getting an occasional comment with a link to a pet service where kittens are available.

At first glance they look like a small hobby breeder. But it's a scam...

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Oct 07, 2021

Cruz the Cutie

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Meet little Cruz, adopted by Leigh from a rescue group in SoCal and adorably called Cruz Alejandro de la Playa. Cute!

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Oct 06, 2021

Oh Romeo!

handsome ginger maine coon cat Meet heartthrob Romeo ๐Ÿงก ~ our Featured Fall Coonie for today! Laura and Bruce's six year old handsome boy is from from Coeur d' Alene, Indiana

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