The Cat in Japan. I love Japanese culture and their love of cats.

A brief history of cats in Japan

Pinterest image of the Japanese Bobtail cat.

Today I write a short story about the history of cats in Japan from research in the literature & the writer Imaizumi Tadaaki.

History records read the domestic cat first came to Japan in 538 AD. Introducing the cat occurred at the same time as Buddhism, for protecting the…

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Retired Nurse Practitioner WHC /Contract Provider Deployment Military Services. US Citizen. Immigrant from South Africa 1978.

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Freda Savahl

Freda Savahl

Retired Nurse Practitioner WHC /Contract Provider Deployment Military Services. US Citizen. Immigrant from South Africa 1978.

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