Meet Koronon: Japan’s Shiny Pink, Masked Cat Mascot Combating Covid-19 | Sensible Information

Koronon, a giant pink cat believed to help Japanese citizens beat the coronavirus, roams the streets of Tokyo’s busiest neighborhoods. Similar to Sanrio’s Hello Kitty, the mask-wearing cat, whose name…

Scholar investigated after allegedly dyeing cat pink

By Lo Chi and Kayleigh Madjar / staff reporter with staff writer A college student is under investigation for animal abuse after allegedly dying her cat pink, which caused a…

In Japan, Combating the Coronavirus Requires a Large Pink Cat

A masked superhero patrols two from Tokyo’s busiest districts to help Japanese citizens beat coronavirus. It’s called Koronon, and it’s a bulbous, bubblegum-pink cat. The crusader is a mascot –…