Theodore Roosevelt and Skip (4/20)

Theodore “Teddy“ Roosevelt had two terriers by the names of Skip and Jack. Skip is the most known of the two, he was mentioned several times in Teddy Roosevelt’s letters to his children. Roosevelt wrote that the dog was good for hunting, but that it all he wants to do now is sleep all day. Skip passed away during Roosevelt’s time at the White House and he was buried on the grounds, but was reburried on his family’s estate when his term was up.

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