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Family Of Boston Marathon Support Dog Spencer Will Carry On A Beloved Tradition After His Passing

Posted on AllSides April 7th, 2024
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The family that owned Spencer, the golden retriever who would support runners in the Boston Marathon, has found a way to keep the tradition going. Spencer originally held the duties of holding a Boston Marathon flag in his mouth as runners attempt to complete the route. He supported runners for nine years (starting in 2014) and runner greatly appreciated the gesture. Unfortunately, he passed away in after receiving a cancer diagnosis the year before. Spencer was 13 years old. "We are devastated to share the news of Spencer's passing," Spencer's...

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