13 Ways Black Cats Make Life Amazing

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Black cats don’t always have the best rep — shelters report they have lower adoption rates than animals of any other color. This is totally crazy, of course, since black cats are in fact utterly purrfect specimens of feline-kind. Here are just a few reasons to appreciate them.
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Like a tuxedo or little black dress, black cats have a timeless sophistication and grace.
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They take exquisite photographs...
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And, they never go out of style.
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Ancient Egyptians revered black cats so much, they worshipped one as a goddess.
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They're considered lucky in Japan. (There's even a black-cat cat cafe!)
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Sailors, especially, thought black cats brought good fortune on a long sea voyage.
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Superstitions aside, they're the perfectly logical choice.
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Black cats will keep watch for you from the shadows.
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And, instantly blend into your monochrome decor.
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They have the prowess of a panther...
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And, the ferociousness of a bear.
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If you look long enough into their mesmerizing, high-contrast eyes...
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