Mazing Maine Coons Interesting Facts About Maine Coons By Rachel Preble
What is a Maine Coon? • A Maine Coon is a domestic cat. • It lives with humans. • They love to hunt.
Maine Coons • Maine Coons have large and round paws. • They have a broad chest. • Also they have a tail that would make a fox proud.
The First Maine Coon • The first Maine coon cat was registered at a show in New York in the year of 1861. • His name was “Captain Jenks Of The Horse Marines.” • I bet the people were amazed when they saw him.
What does a Maine Coon eat? • All Maine Coons eat meat and fish, but most house cats eat dried cat food. • Kittens love their moms milk. • However milk can make full grown cats sick.
Health and Hygiene • Maine Coons like to chew on bones. • Did you know bones that don’t splinter help keep their mouth and teeth clean?
Different Maine Coons • Some Maine Coons are small and cute. • Some are broad and big. • Some are in the middle. • Lastly some are fat or skinny.
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