The Two-Legged Hound Named Lieutenant Dan Is The New Cadbury Bunny!

March 25, 2020
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We have a new Cadbury mascot and it isn't a bunny!

The popular candy company announced Tuesday that after holding nationwide tryouts, two-legged hound Lieutenant Dan has won the title of Cadbury Bunny!

This -- is the newest Cadbury Clucking Bunny!!! ❤️--❤️--. We can not thank everyone enough for all of your support through this process! It has been amazing and we are all so excited and proud of our Lieutenant Dan! @cadburyusa . . #LieutenantDanforCadbury #thenewestcadburybunny #cadburybunnytryouts #twoleggeddog #handicapablepup #whoneeds4legs #wheelingsuperheroes #wheelchairpupper #disableddogsofinstagram #coonhoundsofinstagram #rescuedogsofinstagram #adoptaspecialneedspet❤️

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Cadbury said in their news release, Lieutenant Dan "has overcome adversity, (and) has won the hearts of America." 

The rescue pup, who was born with a deformity in his hind paws and tail that led to their eventual amputation, reached the most votes and continues to win over the hearts of animal lovers.  

Dan beat out other contestants including Ginger the hamster, Conswala the llama, Dilly Bar Dabbler the duck, and a handful of other pets.