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Ala. Firefighters Have Dalmatian Chicken Mascot

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October 10, 2013
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Volunteer firefighters in Tuscaloosa, Ala. have a spotted 'Dalmatian' chicken as their mascot -- and she's the third generation. Her grandfather, named Allan Jr., previously helped the department raise nearly $10,000. (Oct. 10)


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