Stray cats save restaurant in Japan from closing up store

The proprietor of 1 restaurant in Osaka, Japan stated enterprise tanked when the pandemic hit. As he contemplated what to do, he found a stray kitten hanging across the restaurant.

The proprietor says he took the kitten in and that set off a sequence of occasions that turned his place right into a cat café.

The restaurant has dioramas of miniature trains throughout, homage to Japan’s intricate and complicated railway system. Simba, the stray kitten he saved, began lounging round on these dioramas and Naoki, the restaurant proprietor, began taking footage of Simba with these trains.

Seems Simba had a cat household and the remainder of Simba’s household got here into the restaurant as effectively. Naoki adopted them as effectively and now there’s a entire household of cats making themselves at house among the many mini practice shows.

The pics of the cats went viral on Instagram and people began coming by to examine them out. Naoki determined to remodel his place right into a cat sanctuary the place of us may work together with the cats whereas they dined.

He stated he has traveled as much as 200 miles to assist cats in want and in addition expanded by including a cat shelter and lodge on the second flooring.

Naoki now describes his restaurant as a spot the place everybody smiles when interacting with protected cats.

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