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Pet Shop of Horrors  
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From Tokyopop:
A smoke-filled alley in Chinatown harbors Count D's Pet Shop. The pets sold here aren't your everyday variety and the Count prides himself on selling Love and Dreams in the form of magical creatures that come with an exclusive contract. But buyers beware. If the contract is broken the Count cannot be held accountable for whatever may happen. A fascinating and macabre look into the very soul of human nature.


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Associated Names
Магазинчик ужасов
ペットショップ オブ ホラーズ
Maboroshi No Hana Yoi No Tsuki
Petshop of Horrors
Tiệm thú kiểng

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Latest Release(s)
v.9 c.2 by Eternal Sleep (3703d ago)
v.9 c.1 by Eternal Sleep (3727d ago)
v.1 c.4 by Eternal Sleep (3677d ago)
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Status in Country of Origin
10 Volumes (Tankoubon - Complete)
7 Volumes (Bunkoban - Complete)

Completely Scanlated?

Anime Start/End Chapter
Starts at Vol 1, Chap 2-3; Vol 2, Chap 7; Vol 5, Chap 16
Ends at Vol 1, Chap 2-3; Vol 2, Chap 7; Vol 5, Chap 16

User Reviews


User Rating
Average: 8.8 / 10.0 (462 votes)
Bayesian Average: 8.65 / 10.0
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Last Updated
July 16th 2016, 4:17am PST



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Original Publisher

Serialized In (magazine)
Apple Mystery (Oozora Shuppan)
Horror M (Bunkasha)

Licensed (in English)

English Publisher
TokyoPop (10 Volumes - Complete)

Activity Stats (vs. other series)
Weekly Pos #696 increased(+181)
Monthly Pos #1352 increased(+206)
3 Month Pos #1869 decreased(-53)
6 Month Pos #1898 decreased(-35)

List Stats
On 387 reading lists
On 641 wish lists
On 1083 completed lists
On 63 unfinished lists
On 295 custom lists

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Volume 7 Ch 2 "Donor" 3043 days, 7 hours, 47 minutes ago

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Petshop of Horrors   
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by luzzz
September 16th, 2008, 6:21pm
This is an excellent manga and will appeal to anyone who likes the occult, magic, fantasy and mystery. However, creepy stories alone won't keep an audience and it is the relationship and interactions between Detective Orcot and Count D that keeps me coming back for more. The manga becomes much more emotionally charged and light-hearted with the inclusion of a character such as Orcot. I would have given this manga a rating of 10 if it wasn't for the rushed ending. The mystery surrounding the Count proved to be quite anti-climatic.
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Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by rainybaby
March 27th, 2008, 9:29pm
This is one of my favorite mangas. I became instantly interested and couldn't stop reading!...I just wish the ending differed a bit and made it so it didn't leave me wanting to know more!! ugh. haha
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truly amazing   
Rating: N/A
by ayamcjuan
August 28th, 2007, 10:25pm
i've just read the 4th book, and i'll tell you guys... those who love the horror genre for manga, this one really gives me chills, i mean this is the best.c",)
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Best modern fantasy ever!   
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by pearlesque
July 11th, 2007, 3:12am
It's very difficult to find a modern fantasy that isn't stereotypical or boring. Pet Shop of Horrors is anything but stereotypical, and it's certainly far from boring. The ideas that drive it are refreshing and unique, and the art is exquisite. The interconnected stories that make up the plot are like moral fables, showing how human foibles can make the most beautiful things ugly. There's plenty of horror and dark content, but there's also romance and some surprisingly light comedy. No matter what you want, you'll find it in this series -- Akino-sensei really has created a masterpiece!

The ecological core of Cound D's personal philosophy is very compelling. He's a sort of crusader that embodies nature's ferocity and indifference, as well as its grace and beauty. How he struggles with his lineage and his family's ideas is what I find most interesting; it is evident that with Chris and Leon, D has begun to feel affection for the human race, not just hatred.

Incredibly addictive and interesting stuff. Don't miss this!

... Last updated on July 11th, 2007, 3:13am
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I am to get a tattoo of the dragon in PSoH   
Rating: 7.8 / 10.0
by chowmein_x0
June 19th, 2007, 11:41am
In the back of one of the volumes, there is this one picture of dragons intertwined, I am yet to get that tattoo, I was wondering what color I should get it in though, my options; green, red, or black? Help?!
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Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by ares6
January 27th, 2007, 6:38pm
....Ok, I am officially getting freaked out by the stories........

... Last updated on January 29th, 2007, 5:16pm
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