Presidential Pets Through the Years

Feller, a five-week-old cocker spaniel puppy sent to Pres. Harry Truman as a gift, poses beside his crate in a White House corridor, Dec. 22, 1947. AP Photo/William J. Smith12/14

Harry Truman

The 33rd POTUS, owner of cocker spaniel, Feller, is thought to have said, “If you want a friend in Washington, buy a dog.”

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