Finally, some cat-related material from Japan that doesn't involve humiliation or torture.
Neko Rahmen is an animated series about a cat who operates a noodle shop, with mixed success.
13 episodes are available online, with English subtitles even. Metafilter user Needled put together this list of links to the episodes for your viewing pleasure.
Enjoy some cuteness!
This one is Bert's favorite. This is mine.