OAKLAND, Calif., July 16 (UPI) --A canine candidate is hoping to make a paw print on the Bay Area political scene by running for mayor of Oakland.
Einstein the dog of Occupy Oakland is seeking to beat out incumbent Mayor Jean Quan. In addition to the shepherd mix, there are 20 humans who are vying for the job.
"He's a very good dog," the furry politician's slogan states. "He'll be a very good mayor!"
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If dogs get to vote in some places I guess they can stand for office....
Now lets hope he does not lift his leg at the local heroes' monument.....