We Pay special attention to the dietary need of our cats
At Family Maine Coon kittens, we give special attention to the dietary need of our cats to ensure the grow and remain healthy throughout their live, we ensure every meal served is balanced and contains proteins(chicken, meat or fish) vitamins( fruits), carbohydrate ( wet/dry food) and fats ( Wet/ dry food).
0- 4 weeks
From 0- 4 weeks, Our Maine Coon Kittens rely strictly on their mothers milk usually every 2 to 3 hours to give the the nutrients they need to grow usually every. Weaning starts when they are 5 weeks old
6 weeks – 6 months
From 6weeks – 6 months they are fed 4 times daily with wet/dry food while paying close attention to their weight and dietary needs
6 to 10months
From 6 to10 months they are fed 3 daily, Breakfast , Launch and Diner, above 10months they are fed twice daily,. At this stage your cat will let you know what quantity is enough per interval
In Feeding Our Maine coons we pay close attention to their weight to ensure they are not over or under fed. Maine coons normally reach their full size between the ages of 3 to 5 years, Full adult male wight between 15 to 25 lbs while females weigh between 11 to 20lbs.
- From 0 – 1 Month, we ensure our kittens weigh between 90g-2lbs
- From 2- 6months your maine coon should weigh between 2-9lbs
- From 6 – 10 months your maine coon should weigh between 9 -13 lbs
- Between 10months – 1 year your Maine coon should weigh between 12 -14lbs
We introduce our cats to bathing whilst they are still kittens, We bath our Maine coons bi-weekly, that is twice monthly with the use of a cat shampoo, in order to keep their coat neat and healthy. Bathing is also a great way of loosening tangled hair, removing dander and dirt, and reducing our cat’s fur shedding rate. During bath we ensure to check their eyes and ears and clean respectively