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Abraham Lincoln
   owned a dog called   
Fido
Admiral Frederick Sherman
   owned a dog called   
Admiral Wags
Both dog and owner were rescued from the USS Lexington, lost at sea, 1942
Admiral Richard Byrd
   owned a dog called   
Igloo
Flew with Byrd over North and South Poles
Adolf Hitler
   owned a dog called   
Blondi
In 1921, Hitler had a dog named Prinz later Muckl. During WWII, he had the well-known German Shepherd named Blondi.
Alexander the Great
   owned a dog called   
Peritas
Named a city after the dog
Alexander Pope
   owned a dog called   
Bounce
Anne Boleyn
   owned a dog called   
Urian
Wolfhound, was allegedly beheaded along with her
Audrey Hepburn
   owned a dog called   
Mr. Famous
Bill Clinton
   owned a dog called   
Buddy
Calvin Coolidge
   owned a dog called   
Bessie
Collie
Charles Dickens
   owned a dog called   
Turk
Mastiff
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge
   owned a dog called   
Lupo
A cocker spaniel belonging to William and Kate.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
   owned a dog called   
Heidi
Weimeraner
Elizabeth Barret Browning
   owned a dog called   
Flush
A cocker spaniel
Elizabeth Taylor
   owned a dog called   
Sugar
Elvis Presley
   owned a dog called   
Getlo
A Chow. Elvis also had horses and a monkey!
Emily Bronte
   owned a dog called   
Keeper
Franklin D. Roosevelt
   owned a dog called   
Fala
Scottish Terrier
Franklin D. Roosevelt
   owned a dog called   
Major
General George Patton
   owned a dog called   
William the Conqueror
Went into combat areas with the General
George Clooney
   owned a dog called   
Einstein
A black cocker spaniel
George H.W. Bush
   owned a dog called   
Millie
Springer Spaniel; 'wrote' her own book after whelping a litter in the White House
George Washington
   owned a dog called   
Forester
George W. Bush
   owned a dog called   
Barney
George W. Bush
   owned a dog called   
Mrs. Beasley
Scottish Terrier
George W. Bush
   owned a dog called   
Spot
Springer Spaniel out of Millie
Gerald Ford
   owned a dog called   
Liberty
G K Chesterton
   owned a dog called   
Quoodle
Poem was written to Quoodle, who Chesterton described as a “Sort of mongrel, bull terrier”
Herbert Hoover
   owned a dog called   
Big Ben
Isaac Newton
   owned a dog called   
Diamond
Jacqueline Kennedy
   owned a dog called   
Clipper
James Garfield
   owned a dog called   
Veto
James Herriot
   owned a dog called   
Sam
Beagle
John Gray
   owned a dog called   
Greyfriar’s Bobby
Greyfriar’s Bobby was a famous Skye Terrier immortalised in the Disney movie of the same name. In 1858 a man named John Gray (Old Jock) was buried in old Greyfriar’s Churchyard, in Edinburgh. This loyal dog slept on his master's grave for the next 14 years until his own death. A statue commemorates this most loyal of dogs.
John Steinbeck
   owned a dog called   
Charley
Namesake for "Travels with Charley"
John Wayne
   owned a dog called   
Duke
Jules Verne
   owned a dog called   
Satellite
King Edward VII
   owned a dog called   
Caesar
Walked in front of princes and kings at his master's funeral, 1910
Lord Byron
   owned a dog called   
Boatswain
Lord David Sutch
   owned a dog called   
Bob
In 1982 Bob, a Springer Spaniel, stood for Parliament representing "The Monster Raving Loony Barking Mad Dog Party". He was owned by Lord David Sutch (Screaming Lord Sutch). 
Lyndon Johnson
   owned a dog called   
Beagle
Beagle
Lyndon Johnson
   owned a dog called   
Her
Beagle; Pictured on the cover of Life magazine
Lyndon Johnson
   owned a dog called   
Him
Beagle; Pictured on the cover of Life magazine
Lyndon Johnson
   owned a dog called   
Yuki
A stray found by daughter, Luci, near a filling station in Texas
Marilyn Monroe
   owned a dog called   
Mafia
Gift from Frank Sinatra
Matthew Arnold
   owned a dog called   
Geist
Oprah Winfrey
   owned a dog called   
Solomon
Pablo Picasso
   owned a dog called   
Kasbec
Paris Hilton
   owned a dog called   
Tinkerbell
A chihuahua - handbag dog!
Paul McCartney
   owned a dog called   
Martha
Featured in the song, "Martha My Dear" on the White Album
Queen Elizabeth II
   owned a dog called   
Linnet (& Emma, Holly and Willow)
The Queen’s own corgis. She also has corgis that belonged to the Queen mother.
Queen Elizabeth II
   owned a dog called   
Roseval Golden Eagle
Her first corgi. The Queen's Corgis were called Pharos (killed by Princess Anne's dog), Swift, Emma, Holly and Linnet; three 'Dorgis' called Brandy, Cider and Berry and five Cocker Spaniels called Bisto, Oxo, Flash, Spick and Span.
Queen Victoria
   owned a dog called   
Dash
Dachshund
Richard Nixon
   owned a dog called   
Checkers
Subject of a famous speech; saved Nixon's career in 1952 and changed the course of history
Richard Nixon
   owned a dog called   
King Timahoe
Irish Setter
Richard Nixon
   owned a dog called   
Pasha
Yorkshire Terrier
Richard Nixon
   owned a dog called   
Vicky
Miniature Poodle
Robert Burns
   owned a dog called   
Luath
Sheepdog – standing at his feet on the Burns memorial
Robert Kennedy
   owned a dog called   
Brumis
Newfoundland
Ronald Reagan
   owned a dog called   
Lucky
Ronald Reagan
   owned a dog called   
Rex
King Charles Spaniel
Roy Rogers
   owned a dog called   
Bullet
Rudolph Valentino
   owned a dog called   
Centaur Pendragon
Irish Wolfhound
Sarah Bernhardt
   owned a dog called   
Hamlet
Shirley Temple
   owned a dog called   
Ching-Ching II
Pekingese
Sir Walter Scott
   owned a dog called   
Bran
Scottish Deerhound -- Given to Scott after the death of Maida
Sir Walter Scott
   owned a dog called   
Camp
Black/Brown Terrier
Sir Walter Scott
   owned a dog called   
Maida
Scottish Deerhound -- "A most perfect creature of heaven...of the noblest northern breed..." from The Talisman(1825)
Sir Walter Scott
   owned a dog called   
Nimrod
Scottish Deerhound -- Given to Scott after the death of Maida
Theodore Roosevelt
   owned a dog called   
Black Jack
Theodore Roosevelt
   owned a dog called   
Pete
Bull Terrier who chewed a hole in the French ambassador's pants during a Whitehouse reception
Theodore Roosevelt
   owned a dog called   
Sailor Boy
Thomas Hardy
   owned a dog called   
Wessex
Warren G. Harding
   owned a dog called   
Laddie Boy
Joined the president during cabinet meetings
Winston Churchill
   owned a dog called   
Rufus


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