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Finding a Maine Coon Breeder

There are many Maine Coon breeders throughout the world. One way to find a local Maine Coon breeder is to visit a local cat show. Some breeders have waiting lists for their kittens, but most will happily refer you to another breeder if they are not able to help you. There are also breeder listings in the breeder advertisement sections of such publications as Cat Fancy magazine.

Lists of Maine Coon breeders are also available online. A good starting place is the Fanciers Breeder Referral List, where there is a list of list of Maine Coon breeders.

Breeders who are members of the Maine Coon Breeders and Fanciers Association agree to a specific code of breeder ethics. MCBFA maintains an online list of breeder members.