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 - Herbert Hoover with dog, King Tut
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Library of Congress

President Herbert Hoover stands with his dog King Tut. The Hoovers had several other dogs, too.

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