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Exaggerations aside, General Taylor did make the decision to use bloodhounds on the Seminoles, and he fittingly had to live with the consequences for the rest of his political life. (For a look at four more cartoons lampooning Taylor's use of the hounds, see the sidetrack on the hounds in the trail narrative.)

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