Animals·Posted on Jun 29, 201528 Reasons To Love Black CatsBlack cats get a bad rap, but the only thing unlucky about them is NOT being friends with one.by Elaina WahlJunior Animals WriterFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Sometimes they just look like really cute fluffballs with eyes. View this image on Imgur 2. They are basically miniature black panthers. View this image on Imgur 3. They are natural models in the right lighting. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 4. They are hardly ~spooky~ when they are sleeping so sweetly. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 5. They are encouraging. View this image on Imgur 6. And can be ever so patient. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 7. Any color looks good on them. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 8. When they are mischievous, it's utterly adorable. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 9. They are really great confidants. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 10. Their fur is SO. DANG. SILKY. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 11. And their yellow eyes stand out MAGNIFICENTLY against their black fur. View this image on Imgur 12. Or maybe they have two different colored eyes, in which case they are EVEN MORE MAGNIFICENT. Creative Commons / Flickr: chrisyarzab 13. You can take super ~artsy~ black and white photos of them. Creative Commons / Flickr: fazen 14. But they aren't afraid to sacrifice their stoic demeanor for a laugh. reddit.com 15. They are easily disguised and may sneak into your luggage so they don't have to miss you. Creative Commons / Flickr: sheila_sund 16. Salem from Sabrina the Teenage Witchis among their ranks. weheartit.com 17. And their ancestors may have been among those auditioning in Hollywood in the 60s. View this image on Imgur Which means you are basically famous if you know a black cat. 18. On Halloween you can match your kitty. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 19. Or they can easily compliment your witch costume. imgur.com 20. Black cats are fearless. reddit.com 21. They don't have time for anybody's shit. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF imgur.com 22. And they don't let colors hold them back from friendship. View this image on Imgur 23. They are masters of illusion. View this image on Imgur 24. Their shedding ~blends in~ on your little black dress. reddit.com 25. They can look like Toothless from "How to Train Your Dragon." View this post on 26. And they make awfully cute ladybugs. imgur.com 27. And when covered in white fluff they look like little sheep and it's honestly too much. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 28. But most of all they are beautiful creatures who deserve just as much love as all the other cats in the world. reddit.com Can’t get enough cats? Sign up for BuzzFeed’s “This Week in Cats” newsletter and you’ll get all the cutest kitty news every Friday!