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ST. LOUIS - St. Louis Blues captain David Backes is fighting back against bullying, and he's getting a little help from Hollywood.

Backes and Marshall the Miracle dog teamed up today for the 2nd annual "Marshall's Bullying and Prevention Day" with the Cardinals.

Backes signed T-shirts and KSDK's own Leisa Zigman emceed the event at Ballpark Village.

The Marshall Movement is an anti-bullying program that empowers mothers and pre-teen daughters to make healthy decisions. They hope young people will know there is help and kindness for those being bullied.

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