5 Amazingly Cute Presidential Pets

How many animals have had the privilege to call the White House home?Mockingbirds, snakes, goats, horses -- oh my! Election time is around the corner, and while we weigh out the pros and cons of each candidate, we here at YourTango.com decided that our furry friends who've long kept our nations leaders company shouldn't be left out of the mix. Here's a video lookback at the top 5 presidential sidekicks who have not only graced the White House with their presence, but snagged the hearts of many nationwide.

President Bill Clinton & Socks

President George W. Bush & Barney

President Obama & Bo

John F. Kennedy & Macaroni

President Franklin Roosevelt & Fala

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