|“||Oh, Taromaru, you found someone to play with?||”|
—Taromaru's owner, Episode 4
She was a short, elderly woman with grey hair, which was tied to a bun at the back, and she had blue eyes. She also had wrinkles and wore circular, transparent glasses. She wore a simple, purple-colored kimono and a light blue belt with a blue ribbon and a yellow ribbon tied at the back and front, respectively.
She seemed to be a very kind and polite woman, as she was a very loving owner to Taromaru, usually having him in a pet stroller. She didn't mind when people would play with Taromaru, and she also thought that Kei was a very nice young girl.
|Character||What Taromaru's owner calls them|
|Young girl ("onee-chan", anime)|
She was seen in the mall the day that the outbreak occurred. She sat at the same bench as Kei and Miki. When Taromaru, who was in the stroller, started barking in a friendly way, Kei patted him. A moment later, Taromaru's owner came to get Taromaru. Kei apologized, but she assured her that it was okay and thanked her for playing with Taromaru. She then took Taromaru with her and went, and when Kei bid farewell to Taromaru and the old lady, she told Kei to take care.Later that day, when the outbreak occurred, Miki and Kei was hiding in the fitting room, and Taromaru later found his way to them, where he stayed with the girls. Though he had blood on him, he didn't have any bite marks. They slowly looked outside and saw several newly zombified humans attacking each other, and Taromaru's owner were one of these people. Her fate after this is unknown.
- Main article: Category:Taromaru's owner
- In the manga adaption, it was stated that Taromaru had an owner since he had a collar, but whether this was the lady who appeared in the anime is unknown.