TSR Shady Species: Unlike America, a small town in Kentucky has found out who its leader will be and it isn’t human. Rabbit Hash, Kentucky, has a new mayor–a 6-month old French bulldog named Wilbur.
While some might argue that a dog might be more suitable than some humans to run a city, the gag is, the small town of Rabbit Hash has been doing this!
“Rabbit Hash, Kentucky, has never had an actual person or human as a mayor,” Amy Noland, Wilbur’s human, told NBC News.
She said the bizarre tradition emerged in the late 1990s.
“There was a man named Don Claire who thought it would be a great idea to elect some type of animal — not necessarily a canine — as mayor of town, as a fundraising event for the historical society,” Noland described.
I guess it’s the kind of thing that only happens ……
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