23 Photos of Dogs and Owners Sticking Together After Devastating Earthquake and Tsunami

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man holds beloved dog in Ofunato, Iwate prefecture in devastated area

woman holds her dog belongings in in Higashimatsushima, Miyagi Prefecture

woman holds pet dog tells her story

woman holds her pet dog after earthquake tsunami kit iwate prefecture

dog gets scanned for radiation
March 16: A woman holds her dog as they are scanned for radtiation exposure at a temporary scanning center for residents living close to the quake-damaged Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant in Koriyama Fukushima Prefecture, Japan. | source AP

dog receives radiation exposure scanning earthquake tsunami
March 17: A dog receives a radiation exposure scanning in Koriyama, northern Japan after Friday's earthquake and tsunami. | source AP

dog receives radiation exposure scanning earthquake tsunami
Gregory Bull | The Associated Press A woman holds her dog as they are scanned for radiation at a temporary scanning center for residents living close to the quake-damaged Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant in Koriyama, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan.

dog receives radiation exposure scanning earthquake tsunami
An official in a full radiation protection suit scans an evacuated woman and her dog with a geiger counter to check radiation levels in Koriyama city in Fukushima prefecture, about 60km west from the crisis-hit Tokyo Electric Power Co (TEPCO) Fukushima Nuclear plant, on March 16, 2011. | source KEN SHIMIZU, AFP/Getty Images

mother and pet dog tries to talk to daughter isolated for signs of radiation
a mother tries to talk to her daughter who has been isolated for signs of radiation after evacuating from near the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant to a makeshift facility to screen, cleanse and isolate people with high radiation levels in Nihonmatsu | Source Reuters

girl isolated for radiation looks at pet dog through window
A girl who has been isolated at a makeshift facility to screen, cleanse and isolate people with high radiation levels, looks at her dog through a window in Nihonmatsu, northern Japan, March 14, 2011, after a massive earthquake and tsunami that are feared to have killed more than 10,000 people. | source Reuters

woman holds beloved pet dog in Ishinomaki
A woman holds her pet dog while scanning the vacant lots where a town used to be near Ishinomaki, Japan. | source AP

79 year old woman holds pet dog at evacuation center in iwate
March 16, a 79 year old woman cuddles her puppy at an evacuation center in Iwate. They were both rescued from the earthquake by the neighbors on March 11. | Source Xianhua

residents read newspaper with pet dog at evacuation center  (JAPAN – Tags: DISASTER ANIMALS SOCIETY)
Residents read a newspaper with their pet dog at an evacuation center for pets and their owners near a devastated area hit by an earthquake and tsunami in Kesennuma, north Japan March 17, 2011. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

woman and son eat food as dogs sit around at evacuation center
A woman and her son eat food as her dogs sit around them at an evacuation center for pets and their owners near an area devastated by an earthquake and tsunami in Kesennuma, north Japan March 17, 2011. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

family and pet dog at evacuation center  (JAPAN – Tags: DISASTER ANIMALS SOCIETY)
A family and their pet dog take shelter in an evacuation center for pets and their owners near a devastated area hit by earthquake and tsunami in Kesennuma, north of Japan, March 17, 2011. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

woman holds her pet dog at evacuation center  (JAPAN – Tags: DISASTER ANIMALS SOCIETY)
A woman holds her dog at an evacuation center for pets and their owners near an area devastated by an earthquake and tsunami in Kesennuma, north Japan March 17, 2011. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

family rest with pet dog at shelter
A family takes a rest with their dog at a shelter at Minamisanriku town, Miyagi Prefecture, northern Japan on March 14. | source Tsuyoshi Matsumoto/The Yomiuri Shimbun, Daisuke Uragami/AP

woman takes care of pet dog at evacuation center  (JAPAN – Tags: DISASTER ANIMALS SOCIETY)
A woman takes care of a dog at an evacuation center for pets and their owners near an area devastated by an earthquake and tsunami in Kesennuma, north Japan March 17, 2011. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

woman shares food with pet dog at evacuation center
A woman shares her food with her dog at an evacuation center for pets and their owners near a devastated area hit by an earthquake and tsunami in Kesennuma, north of Japan March 17, 2011. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

woman shares food with pet dog
A woman shares her food with her dog at an evacuation center for pets and their owners near an area devastated by an earthquake and tsunami in Kesennuma, north Japan March 17, 2011. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

woman comforts pet dog during an aftershock
A woman comforts her dog during an aftershock at an evacuation center for pets and their owners near an area devastated by an earthquake and tsunami in Kesennuma, north of Japan March 17, 2011. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

woman sleeps with pet dog at evacuation center
A woman sleeps with her dog at an evacuation center for pets and their owners near a devastated area hit by an earthquake and tsunami in Kesennuma, north of Japan March 17, 2011. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

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