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Dedham prepares to say goodbye to its fiberglass rabbits

One was covered with bright-colored swirls, another resembled a tiger. Still others were covered in clouds, lady­bugs, and patches. They were the playthings of enchanted children. A few became Internet stars. One angered several of the town’s veterans.

Dedham’s 15 4-foot-tall fiberglass rabbits have sat watch over parks and businesses around town for several months, but they’ll soon scatter to the homes of people around the country who are bidding for them online.

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