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Dogs and their owners pass a sacred straw ring before a purification... News PhotoAnimal,Ceremony,Dog,Domestic Animals,Horizontal,Human Interest,Iguana,Japan,Owner,Shrine,Spirituality,Tokyo - Japan,WaitingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPDogs and their owners pass a sacred straw ring (L) before a purification ceremony, while a green iguana (R) and its owner wait, at the Ichigaya Kamegaoka-Hachiman shrine in Tokyo on January 13, 2013. Some 500 pets and their owners visit at the shrine to celebrate for the New Yaer and pray for their animal's health and happiness. AFP PHOTO / Yoshikazu TSUNO (Photo credit should read YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images)