Finally there is a politician who finally understands the power of a good nap, he’s loyal to his constituents and loves to be scratched behind his ears.
Yes, he is a dog.
The town of Cormorant, Minnesota has, for the term year in a row, elected ‘Duke’ as it’s mayor. He’s a 9-year-old Great Pyrenees and his owner told a local TV station that “everybody voted for Duke, except for one vote for his girlfriend, Lassie.”
But Duke isn’t the only animal to be elected to office in the US, check out these other stories of dogs, cats, and a goat who lead their perspective towns.