I take lots of photos on my travels like most of us. Except, the majority of my holiday pictures are of the local dogs! When I walk down a street I’m often not looking at the people, but dogs. If you find yourself thinking that you care more about your...April 23, 2019/4 Comments
When I first spotted Hachiko's statue at Shibuya Station, it was love at first sight. Soon after being introduced to his story, I adopted a Shiba puppy and named him after the loyal dog. We were inseparable for sixteen years, all the...
A girl’s devotion to Hachiko has become part of Japan’s long adoration of the loyal dog. At age 10, Stephanie watched Hachi: A Dog’s Tale and was moved by the Akita’s plight. In response, she began writing a series of personal notebooks about the faithful...April 7, 2015/7 Comments
80th Anniversary of Hachiko’s Passing: New Statue Celebrates Professor Ueno’s Professional AccomplishmentsHachi Around Town (News)HachikoJapanstatueTokyoUeno
Hachi fans will be delighted to learn that on March 8th, a new statue featuring Hachi and Professor Hidesaburo Ueno will be unveiled. The bronze memorial will stand on the University of Tokyo campus where Professor Ueno (1871-1925) taught at the...February 20, 2015/13 Comments
Looking for a way to bring this emotional story to life? Hachikō book, “Pawprints in Japan” is perfect for remembering such a loyal, loving dog. “Pawprints In Japan” is an enthralling Hachiko book and sure to capture your heart....July 10, 2013/11 Comments
An interview with star and co-producer, Richard Gere. The story of Hachikō is really about the deep spiritual connection between kindred spirits, and Richard’s strong beliefs and charitable works gave integrity and strength to the character of Parker....