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Photos: Never-Before-Seen Pictures of JFK's Dogs

Courtesy of John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum
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Nearly all U.S. presidents have kept a pet during their stay at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue—and with a crowd of nine dogs, John F. Kennedy was no exception.

The 35th president's pack is the focus of Margaret Reed and Joan LowndsThe Dogs of Camelot: Stories of the Kennedy Canines, which features a number of rare photos and never-before-told stories. (Did you know that before JFK made a decision on the Cuban Missile Crisis, he asked to see his favorite dog, Charlie, a Welsh terrier?)

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Take a peek at some of the Kennedy's other dogs by clicking the "Launch Gallery" button.

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