START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

tag: Japanese folklore about cats

‘Cat Island’ Has 4 Times More Cats Than People

Cat Island in Japan is appropriately named since cats outnumber residents at least 4 to 1 -- and the 100 or so residents love it that way. I imagine the cats are equally happy with the arrangement, es…

264 comments

meet our writers

Kristina Chew

Kristina Chew teaches and writes about ancient Greek and Latin and is Online Advocacy and Marketing Manager at Care2. more

people are talking

Just a wonderful story, thank you for sharing.

I no longer eat fish or shellfish due to allergies and cross contamination. Mercury levels alone sca…

Never trust a lemon! Cute pup.

Feisty little one!

My husband left us a year ago when we had our last kid because he has always been afraid of having k…