The statue of the much-loved Japanese dog Hachiko is a constant reminder of the forever bond between humans and animals. Read the Rocket News report about a beautiful new statue going up at University Tokyo's campus, finally reuniting Hachiko and his long awaited papa Hidesaburo Ueno.
Some new JCN 2016 merchandise has arrived just in time for the holiday season- order now!
The snow has cleared the sun is shining and the volunteer team are taking the opportunity to tidy.
Good tips from the Sacramento Bee Pets column, on helping your pets extend and enjoy their elder years. Also, if you read down to the Buzz section about the Million Cat, we'd just like to add: Challenge accepted! :-)
Our cats of the week are Yumi and Cassie for being so brave at the vets!