Maine has been named the best state for cat lovers! The list is from an online real estate resource, Estately.Maine was named the best state for cat lovers due to the fact that Maine has an official state cat, the Maine coon cat.

More than 46 percent of Maine households have cats, and cat owners outnumber dog owners in Maine by 11 percent.

Rankings were also based on the percentage of cat owners, cat-related Facebook activity, animal protection laws and the number on no-kill shelters.

Vermont was ranked number two on the list. Here's the top ten list.