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Political Animals: Taming Campaign Creatures

By the Ears

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The Horse RaceThe Speaker and a SnakeSniffing Out LegislationA Dog in the FightPeeking OutIn Need of a BuddyLaughing Like a DogOut With the CowsBo Knows SnowRoyal CatJoe CamelA Falcon's EyeDiplomatic Petting Ford's Golden DanceNixon's KingBy the EarsThe Changing of the PugFala's PortraitThe Gipper's Goats

By the Ears

President Lyndon B. Johnson holds his beagle up by the ears as members of the press look on. The photograph, printed in Life Magazine, caused a wave of protest against LBJ from animal lovers.

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