Capitol Report: Beardsley Zoo elects chinchilla as new animal mayor

Capitol Report

Politics isn’t just about serving mankind, just ask the residents at Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo.

This past week, an election was held to select the new animal mayor at the zoo, and Wiggles the chinchilla won!

The 18-year-old promises to represent all zoo animals. The mayoral campaign helped the zoo raise more than $4,500.

Watch the video above for more.

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