Presidents & Pets

Presidents & Pets

Did you know that President Teddy Roosevelt was the president with the most pets? See his list of pets with their great names below:

Guinea pigs: Admiral Dewey, Bishop Doane, Dr. Johnson, Father O’Grady, Fighting Bob Evans
• Ponies: Algonquin & Fidelity
• Hen: Baron Spreckle
• Lizard: Bill – lizard
• Manchester Terrier: Blackjack
• Blue macaw: Eli Yale
• Garter snake: Emily Spinach
• Dogs (mixed breeds): Gem and Susan
• Terriers: Jack and Peter
• Bear: Jonathan Edwards
• Piebald rat: Jonathan
• Badger: Josiah
• Pekingese: Manchu
• Pig: Maude
• Rabbit: Peter
• Bull Terrier: Pete
• Saint Bernard: Rollo
• Rat Terrier: Skip
• Chesapeake Bay Retriever: Sailor Boy
• Cats: Tom Quartz and Slippers
• Unknown names: A hyena, a barn owl & a one-legged rooster!


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  • State of the Art Facility

    Our newly renovated facility provides the absolute best experience for you and your pet.

  • Experienced and Dedicated Staff

    The knowledgable staff at Elkins Park Veterinary Hospital provides the highest quality care for your pet. 

  • Decades of Service

    For over 25 years, our experienced veterinarians have been devoted to keeping your pet healthy and happy.

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