About Our Rescue Group...
Maine Coon Rescue (MCR),
We are a nationwide network of volunteers who share one love, Our Beloved Maine Coon Cats, and One Great, Big Vision:
To rescue abused, abandoned, surrendered and homeless Maine Coon (MC) Cats whether registered or not;
To act as liaison between shelters, animal control and disaster agencies nationwide;
To assist in providing appropriate medical care;
To ensure all MC and MC Mix cats placed directly through, or into carefully screened Maine Coon Rescue (MCR) Foster Homes are spayed/neutered, up-to-date on shots, tested for FeLV/FIV;
To provide carefully screened foster homes, if necessary prior to re-homing;
To assist in assuring that they are placed in carefully screened forever homes;
To share our wisdom and knowledge of this magnificent breed to assist in identifying MC/MC Mix cats that wind up in shelters;
To educate potential adopters about the breed;
To alert breeders that a cat from their cattery may need help;
To network with other rescue groups and pool our resources;
To help transport MC/MC Mix cats to their temporary foster or new forever homes;
To network with other transport groups and pool our resources;
To remain ever at hand, if needed, after a successful rescue has taken place;
To assist in providing resources, education and information regarding spay/neuter, declawing, behavior problems, indoor/outdoor issues;
To do our part to educate the public about responsible pet ownership.
Our Adoption Process...
Interested in adopting a Maine Coon Rescue kitty? Please submit our on line Adoption Application http://www.mainecoonrescue.net/app_adoption.html
MCR adoption fees are:
• $200 - kittens (spayed & neutered)
• $175 - adults 1 - 9 years
• $150 - seniors 10 years and older
• $150 - cats with special needs (any age)
• $150 – Purebred Maine Coon Senior (11 years and older)
• $250 – Purebred Maine Coon (adults 7 - 10 years)
• $300 – Purebred Maine Coon (adults 1 - 6 years)
• $350 – Purebred Maine Coon kitten
• $200 – Purebred Maine Coon without papers (adults 7 – 10 years)
• $250 – Purebred Maine Coon without papers (adults 1 - 6 years)
• $125 – NON Maine Coon (any age)
**We can arrange transport within a reasonable distance for an additional fee.
Adoption fees assist us with shelter fees, testing and vet expenses. It is because of fees that MCR is able to continue with our rescue work.
This usually covers shots, neutering, vet visits and tests,and cost of foster care. Please contact us if you have any questions.