pets

Japanese fish that beat Pokémon video game passes away

Fans mourn the loss of Lala, the fish that found a Pokémon glitch no human could in nearly 20 years.

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This handy “Cat Help Memo Book” is great for providing for your pets in a worst-case scenario

But filling it out it will make you sentimental!

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Our Japanese writer goes all out to get her cats an expensive exercise wheel from the U.S.

The things we do for our cats.

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Japanese temple and shrine craftsmen now building world’s coolest doghouses, the Inudono【Pics】

A very fancy residence for very good boys and girls.

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Japanese public divided on new law that requires microchipping of pets

The effort is to reduce abandonment and missing pets, but some aren’t on board.

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Japanese universities determine cats know the names of other cats

Poor Mr. Muffinstuff…

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Japan Railways offering ‘Shinkansen for Pets’, includes dog-friendly vacation packages

The ‘Woof-cation‘ package includes a photographer, veterinarian and dog trainer.

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Three-day search for two-meter-long python in Okayama ends, found in owner’s car dashboard

Once again, a giant snake is always in the last place you look.

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Leading Japanese pizza chain Pizza La now delivers…for your dog!

Canine-tailored pizzas are back by pup-ular demand.

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The Japanese dog cafe that isn’t technically a dog cafe

Drink in the company of cute golden retrievers at Cafe de Monca.

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Hinnyari Snack Time for cats helps pets look cool and stay cool

All the cool cats in Japan have one.

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Cat becomes head priest at Japanese shrine

Feline stationmaster takes on a new role at a special ceremony.

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Nothing to see here — just a giant cat selling puddings in Japan

The hardest working feline in the country. 

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Japanese cat cafe in Tokyo is a Ghibli-esque village run by felines in a castle

If Studio Ghibli ever created a cat cafe, this is what it would be like.

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Meow’s that? 2022’s ranking of the top cat names in Japan

For the third year in a row, this particular name takes the top spot for all felines, male or female.

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Cats and dogs apologising at Japanese press conference is our newest gacha capsule toy obsession

Pets saying sorry for their bad deeds is also a fun way to learn Japanese.

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Japanese design company combines human bed and cat tower, proves felines are who runs the home

Because really, your entire home is your cat’s playground, right?

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Sukiyaki, soba, oden, and other Japanese comfort foods…for your pet cat or dog?!?

Special for-animal versions of traditional Japanese cuisine favorites might have you wanting to try a bite too.

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Our cat mom reporter learns how her cats truly feel about her through a cat translation app

Do her cats really love her as much as she thinks they do?

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Five million yen reward offered to anyone who can find missing dog in Tokyo

Twitter user asks for help searching for beloved Yorkshire terrier that went missing during walk in one of downtown Tokyo’s most popular parks.

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