Chuck the Channel Cat Statue: Selkirk, Manitoba, Canada

Chuck the Channel Cat Statue can be found in Selkirk, Manitoba, which is also known as the "Catfish Capital."

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From its home at the Dae­rwood Motor Inn in Selkirk, Manitoba, this 30-foot monument to the area's enormous catfish greets visitors with a smile.

Chuck's mission: to help promote Selkirk as the "Catfish Capital," a suitable title for the place where anglers often yank 30-pounders from the Red River.

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