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Japan Cat Network participated to the Bandai Matsuri this week end

Volunteers of Japan Cat Network shared once again a stand with An English Inn but this time at the Bandai matsuri in Inawashiro.

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Author: Amazing Jcn Shelter Volunteer

Cat cuddler , Addy/Chacha's doggie tour guide, and JCN news reporter

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