• Cat Breeds

    Everything You Wanted to Know about Maine Coon Cats

    orange and cream Maine Coon cat

    Maine Coon cats are considered by many to be the “gentle giants” of the cat world and one of the most popular cat breeds. Their long hair will make you say, “Look at that floof!” 

    With their humongous paws, you’ll hear them coming from a mile away. And we guarantee you’ll adore their friendly and intelligent personalities. 

    If you’re looking for a huge furry friend, consider the Maine Coon.

    History and Maine Coon Theories

    How did they get their name? Maine Coons are originally from the state of Maine in the United States, hence their name. Over time, these cats adapted to Maine’s cold winters, developing thick fur coats and large paws for trudging through the snow. …

  • Our Team

    Love Cats? Meet Bridget the Cat, Our Team Captain

    Meow and Tail is dedicated to cats, breeds, cat health, and tips on caring for cats. Our motto after all is “Where Every Day is Caturday.” So of course we have a team captain who is a cat herself. Meow and Tail community, meet Bridget!

    long-haired tabby cat

    Bridget the Cat’s Story

    Bridget is a nine-year-old Maine Coon cat who was adopted as a 6-month-old kitten from an animal sanctuary in Southern California. We adopted her on St. Patrick’s Day and decided to give her an Irish name. A pretty name for a pretty kitty!

    What drew us to Bridget? We adore Maine Coons and couldn’t say no to those gorgeous green eyes.…