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16

Dec

'Cat Island' is a feline's purrfect paradise
While many cities are working to curb feral cat populations through spay-and-neuter programs, there’s one place where cat numbers continue to grow and the locals encourage it.
 
Tashiro-jima is a small island in Miyagi Prefecture, Japan, that’s home to more cats than people. Better known as “Cat Island,” it has about 100 permanent residents — most of whom are over 65 years of age — and hundreds and hundreds of cats.

See more adorable photos from Cat Island.

12

Jun

CAT ISLAND

While many cities are working to curb feral cat populations through spay-and-neuter programs, there’s one place where cat numbers continue to grow and the locals encourage it.
 
Tashiro-jima is a small island in Miyagi Prefecture, Japan, that’s home to more cats than people. Better known as “Cat Island,” it has about 100 permanent residents and hundreds and hundreds of cats.

Learn more about Cat Island and see some amazing photos of the island’s feline residents.

24

Dec

'Cat Island' is a feline's purrfect paradiseWhile many cities are working to curb feral cat populations through spay-and-neuter programs, there’s one place where cat numbers continue to grow and the locals encourage it. Tashiro-jima is a small island in Miyagi Prefecture, Japan, that’s home to more cats than people. Better known as “Cat Island,” it has about 100 permanent residents — most of whom are over 65 years of age — and hundreds and hundreds of cats.
See more Cat Island photos.

'Cat Island' is a feline's purrfect paradise
While many cities are working to curb feral cat populations through spay-and-neuter programs, there’s one place where cat numbers continue to grow and the locals encourage it.
 
Tashiro-jima is a small island in Miyagi Prefecture, Japan, that’s home to more cats than people. Better known as “Cat Island,” it has about 100 permanent residents — most of whom are over 65 years of age — and hundreds and hundreds of cats.

See more Cat Island photos.

18

Dec

'Cat Island' is a feline's purrfect paradiseThis small island off the coast of Japan is home to more cats than people.
See more photos of Cat Island.

'Cat Island' is a feline's purrfect paradise
This small island off the coast of Japan is home to more cats than people.

See more photos of Cat Island.

02

Apr

Japan’s pet survivors face ongoing post-tsunami struggleHungry, hurt and separated from owners who are either dead or in evacuation centres, hundreds of family pets are struggling to survive in Japan.

Japan’s pet survivors face ongoing post-tsunami struggle
Hungry, hurt and separated from owners who are either dead or in evacuation centres, hundreds of family pets are struggling to survive in Japan.

24

Mar

Animal groups rush to help pets in JapanAnimal rescue groups are doing what they can to reunite pets and their owners as well as supply pet food and water.

Animal groups rush to help pets in Japan
Animal rescue groups are doing what they can to reunite pets and their owners as well as supply pet food and water.