If you ever want to see and appreciate uncommon and adorable critters in Japan, you need to visit the large Island of Hokkaido located towards the Northern end of the country. In this location you would find some seven special critters that you would absolutely adore.
Whilst some of these species of critters are native to the island others are sub species of more exotic breeds. Regardless they are all cute. Hokkaido is a fantastic spot to visit for viewing cute animals, a unique culture, beautiful sights and winter sports. Pop Shiretoko a photographer on twitter captured some of the beautiful sights on camera and you can view them here: