So, maybe you are also fallen in love with this fascinating breed and decided to buy a Maine Coon kitten. Most important things to consider is a health and temper and of course the breed standard.
Here are some simple rules which you should follow:
Buy a kitten only from breeders.
The breeders always provide documents; it’s a guarantee that you buy a really Main Coon kitten, not just a kitten similar to it.
Buy kittens only at the age of 3 months.
This point is very important because only by this time there are clear signs of the breed. And of course, up to three months the kitten needs a mother-cat, and it is not yet able to eat completely independently. Next thing is a basic vaccination which is usually done in three months age.
Look at the parents of you featured pet, their pedigrees lines and documents.
This is also an important thing to consider, if the breeder doesn’t show you parents and their documents, you should continue your searching.
Watch the kittens in the group. Kittens at the breeder should be playful, but should not be aggressive, or flaccid.
It’s a great thing, if kittens grow up in a family, especially with children. This educates them been a part of a family, enter in contact with different members.