Are people more allergic to dark haired cats than lighter colored cats?

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  • Joy WaltersJoy Walters Member Posts: 9,276
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    No. Color has nothing to do with allergic reactions, and some people who are severely allergic can have reactions to short-haired cats as well as long-haired one's. The reaction is not to the fur but to the dander on the skin. All cats have that, light or dark.
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