While Maine coon cats are not actually a cross between a raccoon and a domestic cat, it is a fascinating animal. Learn more about this furry feline.
In this issue: Thoreau's Maine
Subscribe Today and Save 44%
I own a Maine Coon Cat. He is now 6 years old.. He had 2 sisters but they were taken and his mother was put up for adoption. She was pregnant with 3 kittens and her owners obviously didn’t want any kittens so they dropped her off on our college campus. That is how I got Bear. He doesn’t like to be held will only stand at arms length to be petted, but he sure does talk a lot. He follows me like a shadow talking the entire time. He loves snuggling up to my little female tiger kitten I got 3 months before I got him, She was 4 weeks when I took her and Bear was 6 weeks when I took him. He is 37-1/2 inches from tip of nose to tip of tail. His fur is really long and hi9s tail is so full. He would love to be outside, but I live in the city apts so he can’t go outside.
Email (will not be published) (required)
We reserve the right to remove or edit comments that are offensive or disrespectful to our readers and/or writers, cannot be verified, lack clarity, or contain profanity. Your comments may be republished by Yankee Magazine across multiple platforms.
©2013, Yankee Publishing Inc. All Rights Reserved.Yankee Publishing Inc., | P.O. Box 520, Dublin, NH 03444 | (603) 563-8111