By AYAKO NAKADA/ Staff Writer
September 8, 2019 at 17:55 JST
Emperor Naruhito and Empress Masako watch a staff member with an abandoned Akita Inu dog at the Akita prefectural animal shelter in Akita on Sept. 7. (Pool)
AKITA--An Akita Inu dog at the prefectural animal shelter is a royal's best friend, licking Empress Masako when the animal-loving imperial couple visited here on Sept. 7. [Read More]
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