FAMOUS DOGS IN HISTORY AND POPULAR CULTURE
Lassie, the heroic collie who starred in books, movies, and TV shows, and inspired a generation of dog lovers.
Rin Tin Tin, the German Shepherd who became a Hollywood star and symbol of American resilience during World War I.
Balto, the sled dog who led his team on a perilous journey to deliver medicine to a remote Alaskan town, saving countless lives.
Scooby-Doo, the lovable Great Dane who has been entertaining children and adults for over 50 years with his mystery-solving adventures.
Laika, the stray dog who was sent into space by the Soviet Union in 1957, becoming the first animal to orbit the Earth.
Hachiko, the loyal Akita who waited for his owner at a train station every day for nine years, even after his owner's death.