The White House welcomes its first rescue dog

Joe Biden’s German Shepherd Major is the first rescue dog

to be welcomed into the White House

Courtesy: Delaware Humane Association

Here are some other past top dogs

The Obamas' Sunny and Bo

Date: 2013

Date: 2017

George W. Bush's Scottish terriers – Barney and Miss Beazley

Date: 2008

The Clintons' chocolate Labrador Retriever Buddy

shared the White House with a cat named Socks

The Kennedys' family dog Clipper

Date: 1963

Donald Trump was the first president since the 1860s

to not share the White House with a presidential pet