All posts tagged Japan

August 15, 2019, No comments

The science ministry has effectively opened the door to creating human organs for transplant in the bodies of rats and mice. A committee of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, […]

Zoo practices how to recapture an escaped lion using a mascot in a costume

June 25, 2019, No comments

Tobe Zoo in Japan does training every year to make sure its staff is prepared if an animal escapes. This year, for the first time, the zoo, which is l ...

Wednesday Zen Moment: Japan’s pet cafes, meant to ease stress, could be stressing out animals

May 22, 2019, No comments

They love their cute critters in Japan so much that there’s a whole industry around pet cafes. Spending time with cute animals is a way to destr ...

Wednesday Zen Moment: Cat absolutely loves being crammed into containers

October 24, 2018, No comments

Everyone knows cats love boxes. Cats love boxes and buckets, and any kind of container so much, owners know to never dare ditch them. Watch Maru, an 1 ...