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How Many of These 5 Popular Dog Breeds in Japan Have You Seen?

Japan is the land of “kawaii” (cute) things. From clothing to accessories to stationery to even food, “cute” culture is often incorporated to make many quite ordinary items look adorable! Cute animals are also very popular in Japan and there are even TV shows and social media dedicated to hamsters, rabbits, kittens, puppies, and other…

For Dog Lovers, 10 Heartwarming Japanese Movies

Maybe you’ve seen the movie Hachiko, or maybe you haven’t. If you’re looking for Japanese films about dogs that are worth watching, then you’re in for a treat! Here is a list of some of the most inspiring and heartwarming Japanese movies that feature dogs. Gather your family and friends and be prepared to laugh,…

2 of the Most Kawaii Japanese Animals!

Japan is the international home for all things kawaii! Kawaii roughly translates to ‘cute’ in English, but kawaii is getting known worldwide. ign.com/ You might wonder what makes Japan so kawaii, many people think it’s the fashion, the characters in anime or even the food. One very natural aspect of Japan’s kawaii is its animals.…

The cutest breeds of Japanese dogs

Most of you are familiar with German Shepards, French Poodles, American Cocker Spaniels and it seems that each country has a flagship breed. So does Japan, and to no surprise, most of the popular breeds are extremely kawaii! Unfortunately most landlords do not allow any pets in apartments and if you do not have a…

Discover the Magic of Northern Japan – Akita!

Have you ever heard of Akita Prefecture? travel.biglobe.ne.jp/ Akita prefecture lies in northern Japan. Akita prefecture’s foods seagreen.co.jp/ Akita prefecture’s rice is very famous in all of Japan, rice brand name is “Akita komachi”. “Akita komachi” is considered to be a top rice brand in Japan. You can buy “Akitakomachi” at supermarkets or at rice…

Japanese dogs, the internet stars!

When you come over to Japan you will notice that Japanese people love animals and most particularly dogs. That’s why you might see the two most famous Japanese dog breeds that we are going to speak about. Shiba Ken petguide.com/ First of all there is very cute Shiba Ken (or Shiba Inu) breed which is…