Our Story, "You don't own a Maine Coon, they own you!"
Our Cattery Location:
Are you searching for high quality, healthy, authentic, real deal Maine Coon Kittens at affordable prices? Welcome to OptiCoons Maine Coon Cattery.
Our Cattery is located in Dunnellon, Florida, which is in Central Florida with Crystal River and Ocala close by and about one hour or so from Orlando, Daytona, Tampa, Jacksonville, The Villages and Gainesville, Florida. Since we are just few hours drive from Miami and South Florida it makes it easy to schedule a visit our cattery when we have litters available. We have many of our kittens living all over Florida in Orlando, Gainesville, Lake City, Tampa, Tallahassee just to name a few, as well as across the United States. We sell our real deal authentic Coon kittens all over the United States, we can also offer many options for the safe delivery of your kitten, from you picking up at the airport or right to your door. Cattery visits can be arraigned and are by appointment only when we have kittens.
Our Breeding Goals:
First and foremost It's our goal and passion to breed Healthy, Adorable and Affordable highly intelligent Maine Coon Kittens that all have their own sweet and unique personalities. We are ethical breeders, it's our goal to breed within the Maine Coon standard, We want to make sure the breed's health is considered for every mating. Some breed very extreme characteristics into their bloodlines, here we keep to TICA standards for both health reasons and show reasons. Here is an article that speaks to The Maine Coon Standard, its informative and provides a lot of helpful information when choosing a breeder to work with.
Florida Maine Coons by OptiCoons breeds various Colors and Patterns. Often we have Reds, Silvers, Blues, Classics, Tabbies, Torbies and Torties, Solids, Smokes all extra Large, Health Tested, Adorable and very Affordable.
We like to believe we are in the business of connecting a magnificent breed of cat with people at a fair and affordable price. Breeding any animal is expensive when done ethically and correctly, expenses can be huge but so can the rewards of connecting a beautiful healthy kitten with its new family. Smiles and memories, pictures of our fur babies growing up around the country make all the work worth it. These fur babies will give you years of companionship and love, they appreciate the same in return, if you are an interested in adopting one of our kittens you are welcome to visit our Cattery by appointment when we have litters available. You are always welcome and in fact encouraged to ask questions about us and our cattery.
Our Breeder Credentials:
OptiCoons is recognized as a premier breeder of Maine Coons in Florida, we are a TICA registered Cattery in Florida and a Breeder of Maine Coons. Our registered Cattery name with TICA is OptiCoons and our TICA number is 32814. Since the beginning of our cattery we have always bred responsibly and ethically, in our breeding program we adhere to TICA Maine Coon breed standards, a picture is worth a thousand words so this TICA provided document helps to explain the standards we strive for.
Our breeding program is limited as we are a small cattery in size, but we have the ability to breed rare colors and most importantly, tremendous character due to the research and planning we have done to acquire the perfect breeders. We are also a "closed cattery" which means we control everything about the breeding process, we do not bring in or lend studs from other catteries. The health of our Cats and the Breed is paramount to our cattery. "Florida Maine Coons by OptiCoons" has been recognized nationally as a premier breeder of optimum "Authentic WOW" Maine Coon Cats and Kittens offering Healthy, Adorable and Affordable Maine Coon Kittens for sale in Florida and around the USA."
A word about Scammers:
Please be cautious of Maine Coon sites that are scams, there are way to many of them, some in the US and some worldwide. If it seems to good to be true, I assure you it is. I wrote an article about scammers and the red flags to look for, please educate yourself if you are actively looking for a cat to purchase. Please be aware that not all Maine Coon breeders breed their own kittens, there are some in Florida and around the country that actually just import kittens from overseas and resell them for a profit, avoid the risk of scammers and cat flippers and save potential heartache.
Our Health Testing Programs:
All of our adult Maine Coon Male breeders and Female breeders are tested for HCM/SMA/PK/PKdef by the prestigious UC Davis Veterinary and Genetics program in Davis, California. We work closely with our local Veterinarians to ensure "Optimum" health of our Maine Coon family. Our kittens come with all age appropriate vaccinations, a heath certificate, kitten contract and a one-year health guarantee, see the contract for details. A lifetime of breeders advice and support by email, phone, text it doesn't matter how you contact us, we are here to stand behind our kittens.
Our Working Philosophy:
We believe in being open, honest and clear with all of our transactions, Our cats and kittens are treated as part of our family and they are hand raised in our home, the babies are all well-socialized with our dogs and our grandchildren so that you will have the Maine Coon of your dreams and a lifelong family member.
After you begin spending time with them you will notice they all have interesting personalities of their own. Unique character traits and habits. They all have a couple of common traits and that is they are all very friendly and loving. Its very easy to Reserve a Kitten and doing so you will find that your choices for the perfect Maine Coon increases or please Join our waiting list to be contacted only when we have a litter that matches your color and gender preferences. Don't worry we will not spam you.
It's important for you to trust us as we are 100% open, with that being said we will take the time to work with you, to educate you on the breed, to show you why our cats and there strong pedigree's are important you and your future Maine Coon babies health. Because of our approach in helping you make an educated decision we have earned the respect of many new friends and customers.
Read our Testimonials on our Facebook page Testimonials - Here is what a few of our customers have to say! we hope to add yours in the future.
Follow Us, Contact Us:
Keep up the with the latest information about our Adorable and Affordable Kittens. Join us on Facebook where you can follow our cattery, see current breeding plans, interact with updated pictures of our Maine Coon family and more. We are building our video presence on YouTube, Florida Maine Coons by OptiCoons YouTube channel will inform and entertain you, cats do crazy things.
We think we have the cutest Maine Coon Kittens on the planet. Our mating's are carefully planned to ensure our kittens are born healthy, strong, playful and full of their own unique personality.
We constantly update this site for new litters, If you would like to see our last litters please look at the links below. If you would like to Join our Waiting List to be notified when we have new kittens or join our Reservation Program here or see the links below.
Happy, Healthy, Adorable and Affordable Maine Coons from OptiCoons Cattery in Dunnellon, Florida.
Litter E - Sold Out
Litter F - Sold Out
Litter G - August 2019
Our colorful array Florida Maine Coon Queens Bloody Mary, India and Kiss Me are all European Imports from quality breeders with strong healthy blood lines, championship heritage and are all of great confirmation to the breed standard.
OptiCoons Athena was born right here at OptiCoons Cattery. She is the Daughter of Espresso and Bloody Mary. A true beauty and a stunning example of a Maine Coon Torbie.
Our Queens live with us in our Dunnellon, Florida home, they have run of the entire home. They raise their kittens in our home right underfoot. Wonderful, loving cats. All visitors to our home constantly complement them on their outstanding characteristics and warm personalities.
Our Florida Maine Coon Kings are all from European Blood Lines.
Our Kings have fantastic personalities and character, also live with us in our cattery in Central Florida where they live the lives of Kings.
The guys enjoy lots of free space and hanging out with members of our family. They are adored by all who visit our cattery during kitten visits. They are all very large, with well defined muscular look. Ever so sweet and friendly.
They come to us from experienced breeders that are constantly seeking the best bloodlines in different parts of Europe, all have Championship Bloodlines in their heritage, all have the correct confirmation of breed standards for our breeding program.