Happy Birthday to Liberty (born Feb. 8, 1974), the golden retriever belonging to President Gerald Ford. To remember her today, Paws 4 Abigail has selected a quote from President Ford for our daily Dog Quote. “This puppy has really taken over the White House. In fact, you may have seen some of us laughing up … Read moreHappy Birthday to Liberty
Happy Birthday to Charles Lindbergh (born Feb. 4, 1902). To mark this day, Paws 4 Abigail has selected a quote about his historic Transatlantic flight for our daily Dog Quote. This is from Myron Herrick, US Ambassador to France, who hosted Lindbergh in Paris after the flight in 1927. “That night, my dog Max, who … Read moreHappy Birthday to Charles Lindbergh
Happy Birthday to Richard Nixon (born Jan. 9, 1913), 37th U.S. President. To remember him today, Paws 4 Abigail has selected a quote from President Nixon for our daily Dog Quote. “During the Prince’s visit, King Timahoe will be referred to only as Timahoe, since it would be inappropriate for the Prince to be outranked … Read moreHappy Birthday to President Richard Nixon
Happy Birthday to Caroline Kennedy (born Nov. 27, 1957), daughter of President John F. Kennedy. To celebrate, Paws 4 Abigail has selected a quote from Ms. Kennedy for our daily Dog Quote. Here she is remembering Pushinka, who was a gift to the Kennedy family from Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev. “I remember that dog. It … Read moreHappy Birthday to Caroline Kennedy
Happy Birthday to John F. Kennedy Jr. (born Nov. 25, 1960), son of President John F. Kennedy. That’s right, the image seared on our hearts of John-John saluting his father’s coffin is of a boy turning 3 years old — the funeral for President Kennedy was held on Nov. 25, 1963, John Jr.’s third birthday. To remember … Read moreHappy Birthday to John F. Kennedy Jr.
A Dog Quote on a notable birthday… “Bo’s a handsome little guy. Well suited for formal occasions at the White House, he’s got tuxedo-black fur, with a white chest, white paws and a rakish white goatee.” This quote was by the Washington Post’s Manuel Roig-Franzia, about Bo (born Oct. 9, 2008), the Obama family’s first … Read moreHappy Birthday to Bo Obama
Happy Birthday to Lyndon Baines Johnson (born Aug. 27, 1908), 36th U.S. President. To mark this day, Paws 4 Abigail has selected a quote from President Johnson for our daily Dog Quote. “You know there is no one in the world I would rather sleep with than Yuki.” PHOTO — Lyndon Johnson sings with Yuki … Read moreHappy Birthday to Lyndon Baines Johnson