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Turnspit Dogs


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Turnspit Dogs

Post by Deacon on Tue Apr 18, 2017 12:18 am

I had no idea that dogs were used to drive turn spits in kitchens. Apparently they were even a breed unto themselves. The breed is now lost, since the need to turn spits made them obsolete, and they weren't apparently considered special.

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