12. Maine Coon – $1,000
Maine Coon, a New England native cat, comes with large tufted ears and a shaggy coat. This lovely pet is reputed for its mouse hunting skills and its ability to adapt to the extremely cold weather of the US northeast. Maine Coon is very intelligent and large enough to weigh 20 pounds or more. Maine Coons attain their full size between three and five years, and they are affable and good-natured.
Maine Coons adapt easily with lifestyles and personalities and get used to people in no distant time. While males often behave silly or prone to entertaining antics, females tend to be more cultured or dignified in their behaviors. Family with kids and cat-friendly dogs would find the laid back and friendly Maine Coon amazing.