In European folklore and folk-belief of the Medieval and Early Modern periods,
familiar spirits ... When they served witches, they were often thought to be
malevolent, while when working for cunning...
Mar 19, 2010 ... The cat familiar is a companion to a witch, they are drawn together as if by a
magnet, each intuitively knowing they are meant to be together, ...
Cat Lore, Cat Magic & Witches a familiars, Cat blessing, cat names, cat magic,
Oct 21, 2015 ... The popularity of cats at Halloween has everything to do with their association
with witches, but how did this begin? We explore this pairing in ...
Apr 15, 2012 ... What is up with black cats and Witches, eh? Why do we go so well together? Are
we good luck? Or are we all bad luck? What special powers, if ...
Witches regard their cat familiars as founts of wisdom and occult secrets. Cats
can lead their mistresses in dreams to spiritual knowledge. They can foretell the ...
Oct 30, 2013 ... As chatter about nefarious witchcraft began to spread around Europe in the
sixteenth century, cats (particularly black ones) found themselves ...
Oct 6, 2009 ... Winged cat by Stephanie Law Below are two articles about Witches and Cats and
how they came to be so closely associated to one another.
Cat: In folklore, a cat (especially a black cat) is associated with witches. A witch or
sorcerer was reputed to own a cat as a familiar, and they were believed to ...
The stereotypical familiar in Western culture is the black cat. Because black cats
are strongly associated with witchcraft, there are a number of superstitions ...