Happy Birthday to Millie

Posted by on Jan 12, 2014

Happy Birthday to Millie (born Jan. 12, 1985), the Bush family’s English Springer Spaniel belonging to President George H.W. Bush and First Lady Barbara Bush. To mark this day, Paws 4 Abigail has selected a quote from President Bush for our daily Dog Quote.  This is from a speech to a graduating class, referring to […]

Happy Birthday to President Richard Nixon

Posted by on Jan 9, 2014

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 […]

Tribute to ‘Blue Dog’ Artist George Rodrigue

Posted by on Dec 17, 2013

Let’s take a moment today to remember American artist George Rodrigue, who passed away on Saturday, Dec. 14. Rodrigue is famous for the Blue Dog, a decades-long series of paintings featuring a haunting blue dog in hundreds of different settings.   The Blue Dog Paintings were based on the memory of Rodrigue’s family dog, Tiffany, and on […]

Tribute to Nelson Mandela

Posted by on Dec 6, 2013

In tribute to Nelson Mandela, the Paws 4 Abigail daily Dog Quote is about one of his good friends…. “Servility plays no part in the temperament of this breed, but if you want the rewarding companionship of a dog that has spirit and considers it your equal rather than your slave, you need look no […]

Happy Birthday to Caroline Kennedy

Posted by on Nov 27, 2013

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 […]

Happy Birthday to John F. Kennedy Jr.

Posted by on Nov 25, 2013

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 three years old — the funeral for President Kennedy was held on Nov. 25, 1963, John Jr.’s third birthday.) To remember […]

Christmas Idea! “Bo in a Book”

Posted by on Nov 22, 2013

BO in a BOOK is not a novel idea as there are at least 30 books out now about the Presidents Pet Portuguese Water Dog of which he has added another named Sunny!  This book is just about Bo and the Pets of the White House Past!  It is titled:  BO AND THE GHOSTS OF […]