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President Reagan and his wife, Nancy, were longtime dog lovers — and what a lot of people don’t know is that they had many dogs!
Taca, a Siberian husky, called President Reagan and his wife, Nancy, his parents.
Unfortunately, not much is known about President Reagan’s Irish setter, Peggy.
President Reagan and Victory often did ranch work together. The sweet-faced presidential dog was said to be gentle, friendly, and loyal.
Rex often pulled too hard on his leash and would drag the Reagans away before reporters could ask the president any questions!
Lucky the Bouvier des Flandres loved to chase newsmen, play hide-and-seek and have a two-hour siesta with Ronald Reagan every afternoon.