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Beaver is a city in Beaver County, Oklahoma, United States, and is its county seat. The population was 1,570 at the 2000 census. It is located on Beaver River, and began as the location of a fur-trading post in 1879. Its original name was Beaver City, and was planned to be the capital of the short-lived Cimarron Territory. In 1890, the territory was assigned to Oklahoma Territory, and Beaver City became the seat for the entire Oklahoma Panhandle, then known as Seventh County. The city is host to the annual World Cow Chip Throwing Championship.