How Many Pets Did George Washington Have?

1:16 Published March 13, 2019

George Washington had a number of favorite dogs. Did you know Martha Washington also owned a parrot? Jeremy Ray, Manager of Historic Interpretation, describes the strained relationship between the first president and the first parrot.

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