"Black cats make loyal, charming pets."
—Advert at the Magical Menagerie.[src]

Black Cat is a type of cat, commonly recognised by of its black fur. It is not a particular breed of cat and may be mixed or of a specific breed.[1]

Black cats are one of several species of cats available at Magical Menagerie on Diagon Alley. One could purchase one for 9 Galleons.[2]

Behind the scenes

  • Black cats are popularly associated with folklore; for instance, in Great Britain and in Ireland, black cats are a symbol of good luck. However in both Slavic and Italian folklore it is believed that black cats cause bad luck when one sees it pass across one's way.[1]

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