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The story of Tama, the stray cat turned stationmaster at Kishi Station in Wakayama, has caught the attention of UK media for the incredible reaction towards her death at the age of 16. 146 more words
Over 3,000 Mourners Brought Flowers And Tuna For Japan's 'Goddess' Cat That Served As Railway's Stationmaster Before Death
in Japan was struggling to remain profitable in 2007 when Tama the tabby cat was appointed Stationmaster.
Suddenly things began to turn around.
The notion of a cat serving as a stationmaster seems pretty bizarre, and other people thought so too. 162 more words
The beloved rail station cat who died in Japan last week had a funeral fit for a goddess.
Rail officials and thousands of fans attended the funeral for Tama, … 98 more words
Tama the feline stationmaster’s funeral was held this afternoon at Kishi station, which was attended by 3000 fans. Wakayama Electric Railway president Mitsunobu Kojima said Tama “emerged like a savior, and that he is honored to have worked with her”. 88 more words