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What Makes Black Cats Black?


Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pets, black cats )

Cher Away
- 262 days ago - catster.com
Are they just tabbies in disguise? Why do they sometimes "rust?" Get your geek on with me as I explore the science behind my favorite felines.



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Christeen Anderson (476)
Friday November 1, 2013, 5:43 am
Informative with great pics. Thank you.
 

Ruth S. (313)
Friday November 1, 2013, 8:15 am
Thank you for the info.
 

. (0)
Friday November 1, 2013, 12:24 pm
My favorite cat is the "Black" as my best four-legged friend was, very interesting
Noted thank you so much Cher
 

Sara P. (54)
Friday November 1, 2013, 12:36 pm
My Mia said that the article is interesting.....now she wants to know how she's this beautiful :)))))))
 

Gysele van Santen (210)
Friday November 1, 2013, 3:14 pm
i did not know any of that. thanks!
 

Allan Yorkowitz (452)
Friday November 1, 2013, 4:13 pm
What a really interesting article. Ginger cats will always be my favorite. I don't own an all black, but, that will be my next cat. They are the angels of my shelter, and are highly adoptable.
 

Barbara D. (107)
Friday November 1, 2013, 4:32 pm
All my blacks have been tabbies (most blacks are!). Love my black kitties!!! But I love gingers, too!!! And tabbies...and whtes....and calicos....and................
Thank you, Cher! Always up for a good cat article!
 

GGmaSheila D. (132)
Friday November 1, 2013, 4:45 pm
Think only one of my balcks was a tabby. Doesn't make much difference tho - black is beautiful, so are all the other assorted colors of cats.
 

Elizabeth M. (66)
Friday November 1, 2013, 7:05 pm
Noted. I loved all the beautiful photos and all the information. I guess it all comes down to genes!!
Thank You Cher.
 

Mary T. (279)
Saturday November 2, 2013, 6:46 pm
thanks for the article..love my black cats
 

Carol D. (104)
Sunday November 3, 2013, 8:17 am
Interesting thanks All cats are lovely but black cats are lucky here especially if they cross your path thats why they are sold here as items to carry for luck at a wedding etc
 
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