Cat Superstitions

  • Dreaming of white cat means good luck. – American superstition
  • To see a white cat on the road is lucky. – American superstition
  • It is bad luck to see a white cat at night. – American superstition
  • If a cat washes behind its ears, it will rain. – English superstition
  • A strange black cat on your porch brings prosperity. – Scottish superstition
  • A cat sneezing is a good omen for everyone who hears it. – Italian superstition
  • A cat sleeping with all four paws tucked under means cold weather ahead. – English superstition
  • When moving to a new home, always put the cat through the window instead of the door, so that it will not leave. – American superstition
  • When you see a one-eyed cat, spit on your thumb, stamp it in the palm of your hand, and make a wish. The wish will come true. – American superstition
  • In the Netherlands, cats were not allowed in rooms where private family discussions were going on. The Dutch believed that cats would definitely spread gossips around the town. – Netherlands superstition
  • To reverse the bad luck curse of a black cat crossing your path, first walk in a circle, then go backward across the spot where it happened and count to 13.