Maine Coon Cats are widely known as the largest domesticated breed of cats and is one of the most popular breed in the US. It is native from America with a very long hair and is known to be expensive. Maine Coons are believed to have originated from Maine but what remains a mystery is how they originated. Nonetheless, Maine Coons are highly sociable and are able to relate very well to their owners. They are often times called ‘dogs of the cat world’ because of their loyalty and playful attitude towards their owners.
In the 2012 Guinnes Book of World Record, the title for the longest cat was awarded to Stewie who measured about 48.5 inches and weighed about 35 pounds.
There was a myth that these maine coons are closely related to raccoons which also believed to have mate with a normal size cat. But these myths are genetically not possible. These adorable giant cats will definitely make your cats look little because of its gigantic size. Unlike other breeds of cats, Maine Coons literally love water and has a high tolerance in coldness and winter season due to to its long and thick fur that covers their entire body.
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