The New York Fire department had an agreement with the ASPCA, American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, that included the NY Fire Department accepting all Dalmatians that were born deaf.
Deafness is a ongoing problem with this breed of dog. Only about 70% have normal hearing, and it was found that they adapted to the fire trucks very well. The sirens did not frighten them as the spotted dog could not hear them.
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