appreciation day. forever homes. today — is black cat appreciation day. a holiday that according to the a-s-p-c-a was put together to fight outdated and incorrect myths and superstitions about these dark coated felines. here’s 47 a-b-c’s leanne guyette — with mercedes — to show just how cute they can be. this adorable little face belongs to mercedes. she is a 10-week-old black kitten. in certain lights — you can see slight striping in her fur — but she is pretty much all black. mercedes even has a black nose — and black whiskers but all that black just makes her gorgeous yellow eyes stand out even more! it doesn’t take long to fall hard for this tiny girl. one glance into her golden eyes — and i bet you’ll fall for her too! she is super sweet — and funny. mercedes loves attention — and when she doesn’t get it — she’ll make sure her voice is heard! meowing this affectionate kitten is super cuddly. each time she walked off towards the other end of our table — she would run right back for more snuggles. and it wasn’t just me that she liked — every time someone walked by — she would get their attention and say hello. black cats are apparently some of the most difficult to find homes for — but if given the chance this girl is sure to make someone very happy. she’ll head to her forever home — up to date on shots — fixed — and microchipped. can you find room in your heart for mercedes? for 47 abc — i’m leanne guyette. mercedes is available for adoption through the worcester county humane society. if you’re interested in her — i’d act fast because all day today — in celebration of black cat appreciation day — worcester humane is waiving adoption fees on black cats. that means that mercedes could be yours — for free — with an approved application. for more information on mercedes contact the worcester county humane society at 410-213-01-46.