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Fred the Town Dog

Fred the Town Dog was a stray who was adopted by and became the mascot of Rockford, Coosa County. Fred lived in the town from 1993 to late 2002 and was featured on the Animal Planet channel. He was buried with his own full-sized headstone behind the town's Old Rock Jail.
Courtesy of the Birmingham News. All rights reserved. Used with permission. Photograph by Beverly Taylor.