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Dog dies at Mud Hens 'Paws and Pints' event, organization says no more fireworks during pet-friendly games

In a Facebook post, the organization also stated that they will be making a donation to an animal charity of the family's choice.

TOLEDO, Ohio — Officials from the Toledo Mud Hens organization have apologized after a pet dog died during their fireworks display Friday night.

Friday's event called "Paws and Pints" was billed as dog friendly. A description of the event did mention that fireworks would be featured. 

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A post from the Mud Hens on Facebook stated:

"We are in agreement with the community that in the future, no dog-friendly events will be held in conjunction with fireworks." - Toledo Mud Hens

The post went on to say that the organization will be making a memorial contribution to an animal charity of the family's choice.

This story is developing.