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Pets

Mrs. Kennedy:

Horses:  

Rufus, Palomino
Sardar, Arabian (gift of Ayub Khan, President of Pakistan, 1962)

Caroline:

Horses: 

Tex (gift from VP Johnson to Caroline.1961 (3/12/1961- Middleburg, VA): Three year old gelding, Yucatan bay pony, brown with one black shoe 
Macaroni: Ten year old gelding, part Shetland, roan with four white stockings and star. Caroline first learned to ride on this horse.

John Jr:

Horse: 

Leprechaun (gift from the People of Ireland): Connemara pony

Dogs:

Charlie, (gift of Joseph P. Kennedy) Welsh terrier.
Pushinka: (gift from Premier Khrushchev, 1961) Male parent Pushok a participant in many ground experiments and space dog Strelka
Clipper:  German shepard
Shannon:  (gift to First Family by admirers in Ireland, 1963) Cocker Spaniel
Wolf:  (gift from friends in Ireland, 1963) Irish Wolfhound

Cats: Tom Kitten

Canary:  Robin

Parakeets:  Bluebell & Maybelle

Hamsters: Debbie & Billie

Rabbit: Zsa Zsa

Pushinka/Charlie Pups:

Butterfly*, White Tips, Blackie & Streaker*
*Pushinka & Charlie's pups given away to Midwest children when two months old.  White Tips and Blackie stayed at the Kennedy home on Squaw Island and were eventually given to friends of the family.

 
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