More abandoned dogs reported in three prefectures

Nov 13, 2014

More abandoned dogs reported in three prefectures

Amid a rash of dog abandonment cases across the nation, 80 additional instances have been reported since October 2013 in Saitama, Yamanashi and Saga prefectures, according to local communities and animal welfare groups. Officials in Saitama Prefecture said 46 abandoned dogs of various breeds, ...

What we can learn from cats and dogs

| Feb 27, 2014

What we can learn from cats and dogs

by Judit Kawaguchi

Chikao Muratani is a veterinarian and owner of Anima Animal Hospital in Tokyo’s Chuo Ward. Having worked in the United States for years, Dr. Muratani is fully bilingual and his spotless and beautifully designed clinic is known as a neighborhood hangout. People with pets ...