Here he is -- Mayor Wilbur!


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A six-month-old French bulldog is the winner!


No, not of a dog show. Wilbur, a purebred pup owned by Amy Noland, is the new mayor of Rabbit Hash, a Boone County, Kentucky, hamlet of 315 people.


"Rabbit Hash, Kentucky, has never had an actual person or human as a mayor," Noland told NBC News. She said the tradition emerged in the late 1990s.


Noland, who fosters cats and has two rescue dogs, said there's a thriving community of dog lovers in the town.


She describes Wilbur, who she adopted four months ago, as an "anomaly" because he's an American Kennel Club registered purebred dog.


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