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Dogs

How LBJ's Dog's Ears Became A National Concern In 1964

September 24, 2019

In 1964, when President Lyndon Johnson lifted a beagle by its ears in front of reporters, he enraged animal lovers and animal rights groups. Johnson, a Texan an...

Astro, Benji, Checkers: Famous Dogs Of The '50s, '60s A...

May 23, 2018

Veterok, one of two dogs (the other was Ugoloik) launched into space by the Soviets in 1966. This pair of pups set the record for longest stretch in space, at 2...