Everyday is Black Cat Appreciation Day with these cute cat memes
In 2021, there seems to be a special celebration for every day on the calendar – National Margarita Day, Sibling Appreciation Day, Donut Day – you name it! This week is no different, and pet owners across the country no doubt had their calendars marked yesterday when Black Cat Appreciation Day finally came to pass.
Black cats get a bad reputation, but the furry felines usually only cross our paths on the way to the windowsill, and the bad luck which follows is probably our own fault. Don’t take our word for it – Twitter has lit up with cute cat memes for those defending their black fur balls on their special day.
Check out our list of the best cute cat memes and Twitter reactions from Black Cat Appreciation Day to help celebrate feline’s most misunderstood breed.
Black cats are often overlooked, not adopted and euthanized. Please adopt a black cat and save the life of someone.
They are #love not bad luck!#BlackCatAppreciationDay #AdoptDontShop #CatsOfTwitter pic.twitter.com/5A3AbR3sAK
— °•° IⓋY °•°🌱🐽🐾🦋💚 (@Ivy_MiddletonUK) August 17, 2021
Black cats are often seen as bringers of bad luck. However, anyone who has had a little mini panther in their lives knows this is simply not true. This cut from Twitter’s cute cat memes gets right to the point.
If an ebony feline crosses your path on #BlackCatAppreciationDay, it’s a sign that the kitty is going somewhere. Probably to the food dish. pic.twitter.com/0ucKUUbgeW
— Cat Food Breath (@CatFoodBreath) August 17, 2021
This cut from Twitter’s cute cat memes gets in front of the misconception about black cats crossing our paths. Yeah, it’s on its way to the food bowl, folks.
#PleaseStopTryingTo convince people that black cats are bad luck. You should never judge a cat (or person) by what color they are…#BlackCatAppreciationDay pic.twitter.com/WuPD1R6Yij
— "Mad Cat" Cattis (@GeneralCattis) August 17, 2021
The look on this kitty’s face says 1000 words. Don’t judge a book by its cover.
Black moggies are our longest staying cats and we want to change that! RT and share a photo of your black kitty to show everyone why they make the BEST pets! #BlackCatAppreciationDay pic.twitter.com/YclkSZjo8i
— Blue Cross (@The_Blue_Cross) August 17, 2021
This cut from Twitter’s cute cat memes addresses the real issue of black cat adoption. Don’t believe the hype.
#BlackCatAppreciationDay I love my Black cat, Nick Furry. Even if he steals my pizza right off the table. pic.twitter.com/3kdJuDugbY
— not kidding; wish I was (@nkwiw) August 17, 2021
Black cats may not be bad luck, but they do seem to have some mischievous tendencies. This one stole its owner’s dinner, but come on, you can’t stay mad at that face.
Did I almost forget #BlackCatAppreciationDay? Fawkes would've never let me hear the end of it pic.twitter.com/q6XPcaD0hW
— Christina Lowry (@NotCLow) August 18, 2021
Make sure you showed your black cat some love this past Black Cat Appreciation Day. If not, you might get yelled at.
Wait a meow-ment! It's #BlackCatAppreciationDay!#DallasCowboys | 🏈🐈⬛ pic.twitter.com/ugI2O9CS41
— Dallas Cowboys (@dallascowboys) August 17, 2021
How did a black cat end up on the football field? Sometimes you have to keep your eye on these little stinkers.
Black cats come with such an interesting perspective, attitude & history. A lovely graphic for #BlackCatAppreciationDay that was created by @aragozen. This cat has amber eyes like me. To black cats everywhere on our special day. Rolf x pic.twitter.com/Kr4OXJt7pK
— Rolf the Warwick University Campus Cat (@RolfatWarwick) August 17, 2021
Finally, the best cute cat memes from Black Cat Appreciation Day simply show off our love for the little black kitties. This one gives us plenty of info on why black cats are the best.
They are the BEST! 🖤#BlackCatAppreciationDay #BlackCatDay pic.twitter.com/EXn5Vf1yW1
— Cole & Marmalade (@ColeTheBlackCat) August 17, 2021
This black cat meme lays out the truth for the haters.
Happy #BlackCatAppreciationDay!!! pic.twitter.com/pBucfdmmGg
— HalloweenYear-Round (@HalloweenYrRnd) August 17, 2021
Finally, some took to Twitter this week simply to celebrate the most misunderstood cats on the globe. Happy Black Cat Appreciation Day!
What’s your favorite black cat of all time? Sound off in the comments below!