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Don’t Like Cats? Here Are 5 Dog Cafes in Japan to Visit Instead!

You may know that in Japan, there is a huge amount of unique and charming little establishments called cat cafes, rightfully named for the cats that live there. These felines are available for you to pet and play with while you enjoy a cup of coffee, and their popularity remains high, with the most frequently…

Find Food, Fun and Furry Friends on Ueno’s Ameyoko Shopping Street!

The first time I went to Tokyo, I stayed for over a week. I couldn’t get enough of the city. By the end of the first few days, though, I had started to run out of tourist attractions to visit. I got in touch with my friend, a native Tokyoite, and asked what I should…

Check out these Super Cute Pet Kimonos- Would your Fur Baby want one?

Pets, particularly cats and dogs, are well-loved in Japan and there are several factors which attribute to this fact. Some say it is because there is a decline in human babies which is why people turn to animals for comfort. Others say that it is simply because cats and dogs are such lovable creatures. Regardless…

Need Some Dog Love? Go to Dog Heart Cafe in Tokyo for a Cuddle or a Walk!

One of the things that japan has in abundance are cafes of all sorts ranging from regular cafes to owl, rabbit, and the already quite famous cat cafes. One type cafe is not so well-known but still quite popular: dog cafes. Because of the lack of space in many Japanese city houses and apartments, and…

3 Of The Most Moving Stories and Tributes to Dogs in Tokyo

The cat vs dog debate will rage for ages, but whether one is a dog lover (犬派) or cat lover (猫派), most people can agree that the loyalty and warmth of dogs are unrivaled in the animal world. In Japan, there are a few places in particular that honor the special bond between dogs and…

Animal Lovers In Japan Can Now Sign Their Name With Animal Hanko!

Japan is easily known for many things – fantastic food, gorgeous seasons, and impressive transportation system just to name a few. From the ubiquitous animal cafes seemingly on every corner, to pet-friendly parks and even outlet malls, Japan literally has it all. However, have you ever heard of hanko? This is someone’s personal stamp. It…

In Japan, Dogs Can Have a Happy Retirement Too!

Japan came out with a legislation in 2013 which requires all pet owners to provide care for their pets for their entire lifespan. Like taking care of elderly humans, you may face some challenges and have troubles taking care of elderly dogs. For instance, elderly pets may require extensive vet services and attention. Thus, pet…

Is Shiba Inu Really the Right Breed for You?

The Shiba Inu gains popularity around the world due to the story of the loyal dog, Hachiko. Actually, the Hachiko was an Akita breed, but Shiba Inu also gained popularity from that story because of the similar look, only major difference is that the Shiba Inu is much smaller in size. The Shiba Inu is…

Tsukuba Wanwan Land Where You Can Spend a Day with Adorable Dogs!

Dogs and humans in Japan have been companions for centuries. Dogs are very popular household pets in the country too and you can see people walking their pets in Japan every day. all-nationz.com/ Dogs are quite the adorable pets and many Japanese people would pamper their pet dogs like children and consider them as part…

Getting a pet in Japan? Animal Refuge Kansai is the place to go!

One of the news stories that regularly does the rounds about Japan is the problem of its decreasing population as fewer and fewer families are choosing to have children. However, at the same time time that the number of children is decreasing, the number of families who are choosing to keep a pet is on…
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