Maine Coon kittens have specific nutrition needs during their first year to ensure proper growth and development. It is essential to feed them high-quality kitten food formulated for their size and life stage. Kitten food should be high in protein and fat and contain all the necessary vitamins and minerals to support their growth. Kittens should be fed several small meals throughout the day rather than one or two large meals. This will help them get the nutrition they need and prevent them from becoming overweight. It is also important to provide clean, fresh water at all times. As they grow and mature, you can gradually transition them to adult cat food, usually around 12 months.