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Boston Marathon dog Spencer immortalized with statue along race route: ‘This is for the world’

Posted on AllSides March 30th, 2024
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Runners making their 26.2-mile trek from Hopkinton to Boylston Street in two weeks will see a friendly face; a face supporters believe will serve as inspiration. Spencer, the golden retriever affectionately known as the Boston Marathon dog, is now immortalized along the route in Ashland, near where he and his owner Rich Powers, of Holliston, stood and cheered on runners over the years. A large crowd of friends, family, community members, and of course, golden pooches and other friendly doggos, gathered Saturday for an unveiling of a bronze statue in...

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