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Ask any cat parent who shares his or her life with a black cat and you will likely hear how loving and affectionate their furry felines are.
Hmm sounds like black cats aren’t much different than cats of any color or stripe, right? Unfortunately, black cats have gotten a bad rap. Black cats are also the pets who languish in shelters because potential pet parents seem to pass pets of this color over for other colored cats.
Here are some of the reasons black cats have been associated with superstition and bad luck:
Thankfully, today even though superstitions about black cats still persist, more and more people are adopting black cats and myths are not frequently used as to why not to adopt a black cat.
Here are seven interesting facts about black cats:
Don’t judge a cat by its fur. Cats come in many shapes, sizes and colors and black cats are just as loving and wonderful as any other cat you may share your life with
Looking for More Reasons to Love a Black Cat?.
If you’re looking to adopt a cat, consider adopting a cat in need of a home from your local shelter.
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