The Maine Coon cats coat needs daily attention. They should be brushed regularly to make certain that their fur does not tangle and to keep their coat shiny and smooth. Usually this is easy to do if you train your Furry Feline at a young age that grooming is a fun and positive experience.
Most Maine Coons will groom naturally, but additional grooming is always helpful in maintaining the long term health and well-being of your Maine Coon as it prevents matting, limits hairballs and is a good way to bond with your cat.
Here are some Maine Coon grooming tips you can use to help ensure your Maine Coon cats fur is healthy, shiny and magestic.
- Regular Brushing
- Consistent Grooming
- Hair Clipping
Besides keeping their fur coats nice and shiny, regular grooming also helps prevent vomiting, hairballs and constipation in you Maine Coon. Though frequent occurences of any of these should be addressed by a licensed veterinarian. Beware of over grooming though as it can be a sign of anxiety, stress and illness.