President's best friend: White House pets

Published: Oct 26 2012 07:17:36 AM EDT   Updated On: Feb 15 2015 10:41:33 PM EST

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

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In honor of Presidents Day Monday, take a look at photos of first pets dating back to the late 1800s, including Miss Beazley, the Scottish terrier owned by President George W. Bush and first lady Laura Bush while they were in the White House.

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