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'Squirrel Slam' Fundraiser Drives Animal Lovers Nuts

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A fire department in rural upstate New York has an unusual way of raising money to buy new gear—a "squirrel slam." Every year, the Holley department organizes a hunt, sells tickets, and hands out prizes for the best carcasses. But the tradition is driving some animal lovers nuts. | Alamy
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A fire department in rural upstate New York has an unusual way of raising money to buy new gear—a "squirrel slam."

Every year, the Holley department organizes a hunt, sells tickets, and hands out prizes for the best carcasses.

But the tradition is driving some animal lovers nuts.

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