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tag: Japanese love of 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…

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Cat Cafes in Japan are Booming

The Japanese are renown for loving their sushi, cellphones and cats. Sushi and cellphones are easy to come by in Japan, but owning a cat is not. Most Japanese landlords prohibit pets, so unless you …

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