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Cat Scratching Posts and Maine Coon Cats

Maine Coons need especially tall, strong cat scratching posts.

Maine Coon cats are big, strong, and energetic. They need special care, especially when it comes to scratching posts. Visit our friends at to learn more: "Maine Coon Cats and Cat Scratching Posts."

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