July 19, 2012 12:40
In the town of Talkeetna (Alaska, USA) was re-elected mayor — once again the status of the mayor got a cat.
As explained by subordinates "Mike Farley," 15 years ago, local residents, disappointed in all the other candidates, chose him as their leader.
Cat named Stubbs became the head of the American small town with a population of 900, when he was barely a few months, according to RBC.
Talkeetna residents believe that by voting for the candidate of the mustachioed, killed two birds: get rid of the hated former officer and caught the attention of tourists.
The local government immediately became obligatory part of the tourist routes in Alaska — to see, and sometimes pat mayor annually visited by thousands of people.
Treasury Talkeetna became noticeably replenished, and the townspeople began to re-elect Mayor cat, year after year. During the 15 years of his life he has a similar period of public service.
Most of the time, according to local residents, "Stubbs is a department store in the city and thinking about their responsibilities." Periodically he eats cat food from a glass of wine and poses for guests Talkeetna.
In red officials from Alaska has its own page on the social networks. Now a friend of the famous cat over 900 people.
Earlier in the U.S. Senate election as an independent candidate made cat Maine Coon named Hank, will compete with Democrat Tim Kane and Republican George Allen.
Auburn Stubbs in Alaska — not the only cat-mayor in the United States. As previously reported, the inhabitants of the American city in the state of Wisconsin Sharon was elected mayor of his cat named Freddy.