Black Cat Day


Black Cat Day

Halloween is fast approaching, and as we prepare for all things spooky, black cats suddenly come to mind: one of our favourite creatures and yet, one that can still be associated with bad luck and old myths.

Where did the superstition begin? 

This goes back to medieval times, when people believed animals were on earth solely to serve humans, and cats' independent nature challenged these ideas. Black cats, in particular, were thought of as witches' pet and symbols of bad luck.

Fast-forward to today, and not only are these fears a thing of the past, but there are even days dedicated to celebrating black felines, like National Black Cat Day on the 27th o

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