Do You Have a Dog in This Election? Pets Are Presidential

The support of dogs and their owners may be crucial to the candidates.

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• Besides dogs, presidential pets have included horses, donkeys, bear cubs, goats, cows, sheep, parrots, turkeys, mockingbirds, roosters, raccoons, geese, crocodiles, an alligator, an opossum, a pig, a rat, a ram, a snake, a hippo, a bobcat, and an uncounted number of silkworms.

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Pamela Redmond Satran is the author of Rabid: Are You Crazy About Your Dog or Just Crazy?, published this week by Bloomsbury.