Bo the Portuguese water dog is just the latest furry member of the first family to inhabit the White House. Take a look at photos of first pets dating back to the late 1800s.
President John F. Kennedy’s family brought a zoo with them to the White House, including four dogs, a cat, multiple birds, two hamsters, at least two ponies and a horse. Here, daughter Caroline Kennedy rides her pony, Macaroni, on the White House lawn.
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