Presidental Pets Through the Ages

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The 2020 election has been history making in many ways—including the fact that President-elect Biden's German Shepherd Major will be the first rescue dog in the White House. Throughout American history, presidental pets have been a mainstay in the White House, but they haven't always been as mainstream as cats or dogs. Head over to the New York Times for a look at some of the strangest pets in the White House, from a one-legged rooster to a literal racoon.