Names of famous dogs

  • A stray dog by the name of Laika was launched into space aboard the Sputnik 2 in 1957.
  • The name of the Taco Bell Chihuahua is Gidget.
  • The "King of the Wild Frontier," Davy Crockett had a dog named Sport.
  • The dog of Queen Marie Antoinette was a spaniel named Thisbe.
  • 36th President Lyndon Johnson had 2 Beagles named Him and Her.
  • The name of the dog on the side of the Cracker Jack box is Bingo.

Did you know?
The dog name “Fido” is from Latin and means “fidelity.”