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In this photo provided by Iowans for Animal Liberation is the 2013 butter cow at the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, Iowa. Authorities confirmed Monday, Aug. 12, 2013, that people had gained access to the display, poured red paint over the butter sculpture and scrawled, “Freedom for all,” on a display window. Police said the damage was cleaned up quickly Sunday morning and the display opened as usual.

Animal welfare group damages Iowa butter cow

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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — An animal welfare group poured red paint over the Iowa State Fair's butter cow, but the damage was quickly scraped away and the iconic sculpture is back on display.

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