Being up here in the mountain most of the time, I have not seen that many dogs during my time in Japan. In the urban areas, several different kinds dogs can be found, but definitely not like back home.
More of the same kind:
Some of the signs I have encountered so far are rather self-explanatory, while others require Japanese skills.
Even businesses have adapted the cute style in their logos.
I have seen maybe 4 live dogs in total (besides those poor puppies in the pet store under the railways)! Proof of that: