Article: Ten Japanese Celebs And Their Love For Pets

One thing all humans love is our pets, we all love to see human-animal interactions and there's nothing like the unconditional love of pets. Whether they are cuddle-worthy puppies or purring cats they all make our hearts warm. But how about watching your favorite person with a pet? One thing we cannot refuse. Here's why we bring you a list of some of the Japanese Celebrities who love their pets, let's take a look at some of our favorite celebrities in these animal-human interactions.

1. Takeru Satoh

Takeru Satoh is a Japanese actor, popularly known for his main role in the film 'Rurouni Kenshin' as Himura Kenshin and leading role in Kamen Rider Den-O Franchise as Ryotaro Nogami. Takeru has pet cats named Kochirou and Pochirou. You can check up on his cute little two cats on his Instagram profile as well.


2. Sakurada Dori

Dori Sakurada is a Japanese singer and actor, known for his appearance in the Television Series 'Ruri's Island'. He released his debut musical album in 2018 called 'Ainouta'. Sakurada has a dog named Fanta. The Dori-Fanta duo is adored by fans and why not Fanta isn't behind his daddy Dori for popularity among fans.


3. Nakagawa Taishi 

Nakagawa Taishi is a Japanese actor, host, and model. He is famous for his role as Yuiji Kira in the live-action 'Closest Love To Heaven'. The actor has two adorable little dogs. The actor also worked with dogs in his role as a veterinary student in 'Inubu: The Dog Club'.


4. Haruma Miura 

Haruma Miura was a Japanese Actor who made his acting debut in the TV drama Agri in 1997. He had a pet cat named Chippo and a pet dog named Kuu. The actor hanged himself in 2020 due to serious anxiety. The actor had also released a single with the title 'Fight for Your Heart' followed by a Posthumous single 'Night Driver' in 2020.


5. Rina Takeda 

Rina Takeda is a Japanese Actress and singer. She is also a black belt in Shorin-Ryu Karate. She has debuted with the movie High Kick Girl and has worked in various action Films due to her Karate Skills. The actress has a pet cat and a pet dog which she frequently posts on her social media account.


6. Saito Shota

This Japanese actor from Kanagawa earned popularity as a 'Twin Handsome Actor' with his twin brother Keita Saitou. He has worked in many popular dramas like 'Kinpachi Sensei, 3rd Grade B', 'Hotman', etc. The actor has a pet dog which often appears on actors' Instagram feeds.


7. Yuta (NCT)

The Japanese singer, dancer, rapper, and actor Nakamoto Yuta is a member of the South Korean Pop group NCT debuted in 2016. He had also joined SM rookies before. Yuta has a family pet dog named Rapunzel, Rapunzel is a Poodle Breed dog who Yuta cutely calls by the name 'Rapu Chan'.


8. Kiko Mizuhara 

Kiko Mizuhara is a Japanese Model, Singer, Actress, and designer who was born in America but raised in Japan. Kiko has two cats named Bubu and Ciccio. The actress has also been an exclusive model for magazines like Seventeen, ViVi, and MAQUIA. She has worked in Movies like 'Ride or Die', 'The Kodai Family', etc.


9. Shotaro (NCT)

Osaki Shotaro is a Japanese Rapper, singer, and dancer. He became the second Japanese member of South Korean Pop Group NCT after Yuta. He made his debut in 2020 with the album NCT Resonance Pt.1 in October. Osaki Shotaro has a pet dog named Choco back home in Japan.


10. Kento Yamazaki

Kento Yamazaki is a Japanese Actor cum Model popularly known for his role in films like Heroine Shikkaku, Orange, Kingdom, etc. The actor has a family dog named 'Mame'. He also recently posted a video of him playing with a cat which the fans found lovable.