As if fur wasn’t enough in Washington politics, Bidens was taking the cat to the White House, the First Lady announced Friday.
The up-and-coming cat will be joining the family dog, Champ, an old dog, and his junior friend Major, at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue in the near future.
In an interview on NBC Friday morning, Jill Biden, who sits next to her husband, Joe Biden, was asked about speculation that a cat was added to a White House shepherd.
“Oh yeah, that’s true,” Jill Biden said. “He…” she corrected herself: “her Waiting in the wings “
Anchor Craig Melvin turned to Joe Biden and said: “ Is this your idea, Mr President.
The president chuckled: “No, but it’s very easy.”
Bidens were asked how they thought things would go with Major, the first regular White House dog to come from a rescue shelter recently deported to a family home in Delaware for training after. There was a problem adapting to the busy White House. Related to a biting event
Adaptation to being around cats is part of Major’s training, Jill Biden says, and it looks like the new cat will help too.
“That was part of his training. They took him to a cat shelter, ”she said.
Joe Biden interrupted that it was actually a member of the Secret Service who was trained at the time.
“And he did well,” said Jill Biden with a laugh.
The name of the cat is not yet known.
Clinton kept Chelsea Clinton’s black and white cat socks at the governor’s mansion in Arkansas, where Bill Clinton was governor, and then at the White House after he became. Presidency
The socks come off when Clinton’s new puppy Buddy arrives.
Amy Carter has a Siamese cat named Misty Malarky Ying Yang, and although George W and Laura Bush are famous for their Scottish dogs, Barney and Miss Beazley, they also have a jet black cat called Indian, a state where More difficult to understand than the White House.
In a detailed investigation by the Washington Post, the newspaper stated that although the first US President George Washington had a dog But the first White House cat is believed to appear when Abraham Lincoln becomes president.