Karri Peifer
May 2, 2023 - Newcomers

Looking back on Richmond's most iconic famous animals

The one and only Francine. Photo: Ned Oliver/Axios

Since Patches, Richmond's viral chunky kitty, has captured the nation's attention, we thought it was worth looking back at some of Richmond's other animal celebs.

Here are just a few of the animal stories that have captured headlines and our hearts.


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