In pictures: Tokyo loves dogs
There’s a sweet side to uber-cool Tokyo — dog lovers take their devotion to their little pooches up to totally different level.
On a sobering note, the birth rate hovers at a very dismal rate in Japan and dogs are more favorable companions than children in one of the world’s most expensive cities. Here’s a staggering statistic: there are more cats and dogs in Japan than children under 15.
The latest trend in the dog-lovers’ circle is dog-dancing classes. Kawaii, desho? (Isn’t that cute?)