Quiz: Presidential Pets Test your knowledge of the furry (and sometimes scaly) members of the first family. By Debra Bell April 24, 2009 Comments SHARE Who decided to name the Obamas' new dog "Bo"? Barack and Michelle Obama Ted and Vicki Kennedy Sasha and Malia Obama The dog's original owners Which of the following was not a Kennedy family pet? A rabbit named Zsa Zsa A pony named Macaroni A dog named Pushinka A cat named Rocky Who is the only first pet featured at a memorial in Washington? Nelson, George Washington's horse Algonquin, Teddy Roosevelt's pony Fala, Franklin Roosevelt's Scottish terrier Checkers, Richard Nixon's cocker spaniel What were the names of Abraham Lincoln's goats? Billy and Betty Nanny and Nanko Sammy and Sally Tommy and Timbo Which president had a pet alligator that lived at the White House? Thomas Jefferson John Quincy Adams Abraham Lincoln Calvin Coolidge What breed was Gerald Ford's dog, Liberty? A Labrador retriever A cocker spaniel A golden retriever A greyhound Which of the following first pets was not a cat? Richard Nixon's Pasha Jimmy Carter's Misty Malarky Ying Yang Bill Clinton's Socks George W. Bush's India (also known as Willie) Click here for the answers.