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Misty was born on September 14, 1975 from mom Liberty, a famous golden retriever who lived with President Ford in the White House.
Lucky lived with former President Ford and his wife, Betty, at their home in Rancho Mirage, California.
Several Siamese cats, known for their “talking” and for their inquisitive personalities, have made their home in the White House.
The cat, a miniature Siamese whose full name was Shan Shein, was named after a town the Fords visited in China.
President Gerald Ford’s dog Liberty was a golden retriever. Here’s a funny story about a late-night dog walk that got the president locked out.