Sadly, black cats are the least likely to get adopted solely because of their coloring. Yet black cats can be just as lovable as any other cat. While you might think black cats might be alike, you might be surprised to find out there are several black cat breeds.

The most common is the American Shorthair but there’s also the Bombay and Cornish Rex. Whether you want a black cat that’s a specific breed or just a black cat that’s adorable, don’t let superstitions keep you away. Black cats can make perfect companions.

To learn more about different black cat breeds, click here.