Did you know that black cats have the lowest adoption rate and the highest euthanasia rate? Why? Among the several reasons why black cats are the least likely to be adopted is because of the superstition factor while some say they can't see or make a connection with a black cat in a poorly lit kennel and others say that black cats don't always always show up in photographs as well as their lighter colored cats on popular internet adoption sites.
For whatever reason, black cats are statistically less likely to be adopted (especially during Halloween season) than more brightly colored felines. If these reasons alone didn't convince you to adopt a black cat please consider these 13 whimsical reasons why you should adopt these beautiful creatures and then head out to your local shelter to meet your new best friend!