PROMETHEUS TRAP

PROMETHEUS TRAP/ The disaster and animals (17): Volunteers seek...
A dog waiting for a new home (Misuzu Tsukue)
Editor's note: This is the 17th part of a new series that has run in the past under the title of The Prometheus Trap. This series deals with how pets and livestock fared in the ...
PROMETHEUS TRAP/ The disaster and animals (16): Veterinarian...
A cat in a cage (Misuzu Tsukue)
Editor's note: This is the 16th part of a new series that has run in the past under the title of The Prometheus Trap. This series deals with how pets and livestock fared in the ...
PROMETHEUS TRAP/ The disaster and animals (15): The veterinarian...
Kenji Shishido poses for a photo with the dog Oni in the first shelter in Iinomachi district of Fukushima city. (Provided by a relative of Kenji Shishido)
Editor's note: This is the 15th part of a new series that has run in the past under the title of The Prometheus Trap. This series deals with how pets and livestock fared in the ...
PROMETHEUS TRAP/ The disaster and animals (14): What about the...
Veterinarian Seido Watanabe, left, works in the second animal shelter in Miharu, Fukushima Prefecture, on March 9, 2013. (Misuzu Tsukue)
Editor's note: This is the 14th part of a new series that has run in the past under the title of The Prometheus Trap. This series deals with how pets and livestock fared in the ...
PROMETHEUS TRAP/ The disaster and animals (13): Farmer offers...
Cattle were put down one after another in Tomioka, Fukushima Prefecture, on March 21, 2012. (Provided by Yasuaki Tashiro)
Editor's note: This is the 13th part of a new series that has run in the past under the title of The Prometheus Trap. This series deals with how pets and livestock fared in the ...
PROMETHEUS TRAP/ The disaster and animals (12): Farmer finds it...
A stray cow wanders through a garden in the no-entry zone. (Provided by Seido Watanabe)
Editor's note: This is the 12th part of a new series that has run in the past under the title of The Prometheus Trap. This series deals with how pets and livestock fared in the ...
PROMETHEUS TRAP/ The disaster and animals (11): Farmers told not...
Cattle wander in the no-entry zone around the crippled Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant on Dec. 8, 2012. (Misuzu Tsukue)
Editor's note: This is the 11th part of a new series that has run in the past under the title of The Prometheus Trap. This series deals with how pets and livestock fared in the ...
PROMETHEUS TRAP/ The disaster and animals (10): Cooperation...
A veterinarian in Fukushima Prefecture put up a poster on the broken front door of his animal hospital saying, “Don’t hurt our feelings any more.”
Editor's note: This is the 10th part of a new series that has run in the past under the title of The Prometheus Trap. This series deals with how pets and livestock fared in the ...
PROMETHEUS TRAP/ The disaster and animals (9): Protection of cats...
A pet rescue worker tries to take a dog into custody within the no-go zone around the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant. (Provided by Seido Watanabe)
Editor's note: This is the ninth part of a new series that has run in the past under the title of The Prometheus Trap. This series deals with how pets and livestock fared in...
PROMETHEUS TRAP/ The disaster and animals (8): Woman repeatedly...
Mieko Yoshida, a cram school teacher, stands in front of the city office carrying a placard calling for the rescue of pets left in the Fukushima no-go zone.
Editor's note: This is the eighth part of a new series that has run in the past under the title of The Prometheus Trap. This series deals with how pets and livestock fared in...
PROMETHEUS TRAP/ The disaster and animals (7): Dogs in shelter...
A dog is groomed by workers at the animal shelter operated by the Fukushima prefectural government. (Provided by Kazumi Mochizuki)
Editor's note: This is the seventh part of a new series that has run in the past under the title of The Prometheus Trap. This series deals with how pets and livestock fared in...
PROMETHEUS TRAP/ The disaster and animals (6): Dogs in the shelter ...
The condition of a shelter for dogs and cats, set up by the Fukushima prefectural government, was a grave one on May 17, 2011. (Provided by Shoko Imakawa)
Editor's note: This is the sixth part of a new series that has run in the past under the title of The Prometheus Trap. This series deals with how pets and livestock fared in...
PROMETHEUS TRAP/ The disaster and animals (5): Dogs wandering in...
A stray dog wanders around in a no-entry zone around the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant on July 3, 2011. (Provided by Kosuke Ota)
Editor's note: This is the fifth part of a new series that has run in the past under the title of The Prometheus Trap. This series deals with how pets and livestock fared in...
PROMETHEUS TRAP/ The disaster and animals (4): An evacuee slept on ...
"Pet Village" was constructed for dogs and cats of evacuees. (Provided by Kazumi Mochizuki)
Editor's note: This is the fourth part of a new series that has run in the past under the title of The Prometheus Trap. This series deals with how pets and livestock fared in...
PROMETHEUS TRAP/ The disaster and animals (3): Pets forgotten in...
A notice pasted at an evacuation center reads, “It is prohibited to bring pets (such as dogs and birds) into this building." (Provided by Seido Watanabe)
Editor's note: This is the third part of a new series that has run in the past under the title of The Prometheus Trap. This series deals with how pets and livestock fared in...
PROMETHEUS TRAP/ The disaster and animals (2): Daughter tells...
Dogs that were left in Seido Watanabe’s animal hospital (Provided by Seido Watanabe)
Editor's note: This is the second part of a new series that has run in the past under the title of The Prometheus Trap. This series deals with how pets and livestock fared in...
PROMETHEUS TRAP/ The disaster and animals (1): Veterinarian finds...
The puppy saved by Seido Watanabe. He named it Ohagi. (Provided by Seido Watanabe)
Editor's note: This is the first part of a new series that has run in the past under the title of The Prometheus Trap. This series deals with how pets and livestock fared in...
PROMETHEUS TRAP/ ‘Shadow units’ (21): Fukushima plant chief...
Internal Ground Self-Defense Force material related to a secret rescue mission (Hiroyoshi Itabashi)
Editor's note: This is the final part of a new series that has run in the past under the title of The Prometheus Trap. This series deals with the secret missions assigned to...
PROMETHEUS TRAP/ ‘Shadow units’ (20): TEPCO offered only a...
GSDF Maj. Gen. Masato Taura, left, meets with Masao Yoshida, then chief of the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant, in April 2011. (Provided by the Ground Self-Defense Force)
Editor's note: This is the 20th part of a new series that has run in the past under the title of The Prometheus Trap. This series deals with the secret missions assigned to the ...
PROMETHEUS TRAP/ 'Shadow units’ (19): Highest alert level...
Part of MOPP 4 gear (Hiroyoshi Itabashi)
Editor's note: This is the 19th part of a new series that has run in the past under the title of The Prometheus Trap. This series deals with the secret missions assigned to the ...