Aoshima is an island in Japan that became famous for one reason: The amount of cats that live there. It’s incredibly remote, but over the years the island has managed to populate itself with more cats than humans. It might sound like an adorable prospect, but when there are this many cats in one place, the problem of feeding them becomes a huge issue. After the island went viral a few times for all of its feline inhabitants, a cat caretaker that lives there decided to use their Internet fame to get some help: She took to Twitter to ask for food and supplies. What happened next? Well, let’s just say she couldn’t have planned it if she tried.
Japan’s Cat Island Asked The Internet For Food, But They Didn’t Expect THIS. April 1, 2023