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Cat Cafes Are Passe. In Japan, Piglets Take the Spotlight

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Cat cafes have proved popular, but at the Mipig Cafe in Tokyo, 2- to 4-month old piglets roam among the customers enjoying coffee.

They like to sleep on customers laps.

The goal: to let people know that pigs can be pets.