88: Presidential Pets, Who Knew?

February 12, 2019

In honor of President’s Day next week, Colleen Pelar and Julie Fudge Smith take a look at the numerous and varied dogs and pets owned by US Presidents. Did you know that the White House was once home to a hyena, a pair of bears, or a fleet of guinea pigs? Join us to learn more!

Articles of interest:

A Short History of Presidential Pets

 

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