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5 Adorable Presidential Pets (Videos!)

Election time is around the corner, and while we weigh out the pros and cons of each candidate, we here at YourTango 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.

Prince William loves dog Lupo
As if we could love you any more, Wills!
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Prince William Loves His Dog, Lupo!

On Sunday, Prince William was snapped giving his and wife Kate Middleton's dog Lupo a big smooch on the head at a polo match. William was playing for charity (brother Prince Harry was on the opposing team!) at the Beaufort Polo Club when Kate stopped by with the couple's six-month-old cocker spaniel puppy.

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Are people judging you based on your little furry friend? And should you care?
Love Buzz

What Your Dog Says About Your Dating Life

Should you trade in your Chihuahua for a Golden Retriever? A new study reveals what perceptions people have of you based on the type of dog you have -- and how it can impact your dating life.

What Your Dog Says About Your Personality

What Your Dog Says About Your Personality

Have you ever judged someone or made assumptions about their character based on the type of dog they owned? If the answer is yes, you had good reason to do so. A new study found that a person's choice in dog breed is indicative of their personality. Study author Dr Lance Workman explained, "People tend to report that their dog's personality is quite similar to their own, but we wanted to see if these stereotypes actually stand up to scrutiny."

Lady with a wiener dog
That's some wiener you got there, lady.

Dating Disaster: I Will Not Sleep With Your Dog

It turns out that this really awesome, good-looking chick had a single flaw: the guy who liked her was not a big fan of dogs. Unfortunately, he got over his distaste for dogs around the time she decided she wasn't into him. That's just how it goes.

Making a base camp for your cat is a good thing. Just make sure it isn't in the man cave!
Love Buzz

9 Ways To Help Your Partner Love Your Cat

Jackson Galaxy is a cat behaviorist who stars on Animal Planet's "My Cat From Hell," and has often been called the Cat Whisperer. One of the problems he most frequently encounters on his show, which documents his adventures counseling owners of misbehaving cats, are cats who seem to hate one half of a couple.

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Amy Smart with an adorable pooch!

Amy Smart: "Animals Are A Constant Reminder Of Love"

You could say actress Amy Smart is 'Shameless' about her love for pets. As a long supporter of Best Friends Animal Society and various other pet adoption initiatives in Los Angeles, the 36-year-old knows that owning a dog, cat or other animal can be the key to a happy life... and marriage.