Hatchiko statue at Shibuya, Tokyo The love of a dog loyal even after death. Waited for his master at the train station until his death 11 years later. He would walk his master to the station and meet him when he came home.
If you're looking to spend an afternoon with coffee and cute canines, there's a new cafe in Silver Lake designed to help you do just that. It's called the Dog Cafe, and its owner is billing it as the first such cafe in the U.S.