President's best friend: White House pets

Published On: Oct 26 2012 06:17:36 AM CDT   Updated On: Apr 11 2016 10:10:46 AM CDT

In honor of National Pet Day, take a look at photos of first pets dating back to the late 1800s.

Presidential pets - Franklin D
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Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum

President Franklin D. Roosevelt and his wife had seven dogs, including Fala the Scottish terrier.

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