Tanuki is the Japanese word for a raccoon. These creatures have been represented in Japanese folklore for hundreds of years. The tanuki have a reputation for being mischievous. At the same time they are jolly, good at disguising themselves. They are also absent-minded. and gullible according to legend.
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- Tsukuba Images, Offbeat World, Offbeat Japan, Japanese Kitsch Gallery