Lucky pooch spared from doggy death row

Associated Press
FILE - This March 8, 2012 file photo shows Prada, a 4-year-old pit bull mix, at an animal control facility in Nashville, Tenn. Prada, who sat on doggy death row for more than a year before given a reprieve, is now officially free from government captivity and headed toward TV stardom. The mutt was released Thursday, April 26, 2012 from Nashville's Animal Control facility, where the dog had been held since January 2011. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File)

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A mutt who sat on doggy death row for more than a year before given a reprieve is now officially free from government captivity and headed toward TV stardom. Prada, the 4-year-old pit bull mix that was ruled vicious and ordered put down, was released on Apr. 26 from Nashville's Animal Control facility, where the dog had been held since January 2011.

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