United Maine Coon Fanciers of Australia

Mission Statement of UMCFA

 

  • To promote the popularity of Maine Coon Cats to cat lovers Australia wide.
  • To provide useful and informative resources and links for existing and potential Maine Coon owners.
  • To assist cat-owners in general by providing information on care, health, diet and exercise regimes.
  • To assist prospective Maine Coon owners by providing links to breeder members of the United Maine Coon Fanciers of Australia.
  • To assist genetic diversity by maintaining a database of breeding cats imported into Australia wherever possible.
  • To promote testing of breeding cats for genetically inherited diseases such as Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (HCM), Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) and Hip Dysplasia(HD).
  • To provide a forum for discussion about Maine Coon Cats open to all members.