In 2014, a Great Pyrenees dog named Duke won the annual election for the ceremonial mayorship of Cormorant. independent.co.uk/news/wo…
In 2014 Cormorant Village in Minnesota, elected a dog named Duke as their mayor. Duke recieved all 12 votes that years election, and went on to serve four full terms as mayor for the township of 1,039 people. His duties included: "hanging out at the local pub, and keeping the riff-raff out." bringmethenews.com/minnes…
A Great Pyrenees dog named Duke was the mayor of Cormorant Village, Minnesota, for four years, having been elected four terms in a row. He retired in 2018 due to falling health. He passed away in early 2019 at the age of 13. foxnews.com/us/duke-dog-m…
The sigil of the city of Liverpool is a bird, as depicted in seal made in 1352 but it was poorly drawn and by the 17th century people had forgotten what kind of bird it depicts. It's referred to simply as "liver bird" and it could originally be either a cormorant, an eagle or a dove en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liv…
Duke, the Great Pyrenees, has been elected not once, not twice, but three times as mayor of Cormorant, MN, US. And that he’s not the only animal current serving as an elected city official. huffingtonpost.com/entry/…
A dog named Duke has been the mayor of Cormorant, Minnesota since 2014, having won 3 re-elections. abc.net.au/news/2016-08-2…
Today I learned of Cormorant Township, Minnesota whose current mayor is a dog and is currently on his third term. wday.com/news/4098641-mut…
Some fisherman in Japan use cormorants (birds) to fish for them. They tie a ring around their neck to stop them from swallowing the fish. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cor…
People have used cormorants to fish for centuries. youtu.be/JNEplaYZtpI
Cormorant, Minn. elected Duke the Dog to be mayor three times so far! en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cor…
The 'Super bird' Imperial Cormorant can dive up to 46 meters (150 feet) in order to catch a fish by propelling themselves using their feet. news.nationalgeographic.c…
Some Chinese fishermen use cormorants as slaves that are trained to fish bebo.com/FlashBox.jsp?Fla…
Fishermen in Guangxi, China, traditionally trained cormorant birds to help them fish niume.com/pages/post/?pos…
In the Guangxi province of China, fisherman use trained cormorants to help them catch fish from the Li river. A noose tied around the birds' necks to stop them swallowing any fish they may catch. youtube.com/watch?v=JNEpl…
Alaskan salmon fisherman feared Bald Eagles were a threat to the salmon population. As a result more than 100,000 bald eagles were killed in Alaska from 1917 to 1953. baldeagleinfo.com/eagle/e…
There's no such thing as a kosher duck. differencebetween.net/mis…

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