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Welcome to Japan Cat Network

We are an animal welfare group with a 15+ year history in Japan of "Helping people help pets".. A volunteer run organization and donation funded- WE THANK YOU for your kindness/generosity.. Our greatest joy comes from helping individuals learn the importance of spay/neuter, TNR and/or finding fur-ever homes for the stray/abandoned animals in their own community.. Whether in everyday mode with endless emails of advice or crisis mode like on the ground rescuing animals from the radiated areas of Fukushima we've been there since the beginning. We help people help pets. We believe that people helping pets should not have to give up everything to do so. If you have a good local project, or an idea for one, we want to assist you. We also want to try to help you solve any cat or dog related problems.

We want to create a social network of people helping people help pets. Join our network and make a difference.

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Addy (Adelaide)

Addy was rescued from inside an evacuated area of Fukushima in 2012.  At the time, she was nursing and desperately trying to protect her five puppies,...

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Buddy

Buddy was just a kitten when he was rescued, alongside his mother, Ginger, from a fishing port on Awaji Island in the summer of 2015.  A JCN supporter...

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Cash (Cashew)

Cash is a shy, but sweet boy, who takes his time getting to know and trust new people. He just loves love, but refuses to admit to it!  He has come su...

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Cassie

Cassie was rescued from the streets of Fukushima in 2011.  At the time, she was nursing five small kittens, only one of whom survived.  Her little son...

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Chacha (Chachamaru)

Chacha was rescued from inside a restricted area of the 30 km zone in the spring of  2012.  He was in bad shape, and could barely walk.  Every few ste...

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Chizu

Chizu was rescued from a TNR colony near the Kamo River in Kyoto, along with her two brothers, Husky and Mochi-Mochi.   She is an adorable  and very f...

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Choco

Choco was found starving and alone, wandering the streets of Tsushima-Namie in the fall of 2011.  She is an incredibly shy and gentle little girl.  Sh...

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Einstein

-----ON HOLD-----At just 4 weeks of age, Einstein, alongside her siblings, Felix and Laura, was found abandoned and alone near a hotel in Kyoto.  Alth...

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Fay

Fay has a warm heart, deep deep down, but she has a hard time trusting humans and can be aggressive if she feels threatened. Although she will occasio...

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Felix

-----ON HOLD-----At just 4 weeks of age, Felix, alongside his sisters, Einstein and Laura, was found abandoned and alone near a hotel in Kyoto.  Altho...

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