The famous Taco Bell dog was a Chihuahua from Los Angeles named Gidget. She was voiced by comedian Carlos Alazraqui. You refer to a group of porcupines as "a prickle of porcupines." A hungry or thirsty butterfly will drink blood if given the chance! Ancient Egyptians loved both cats and dogs. The Saluki is a dog breed found in Egyptian tombs dating back to 2100 B.C. Abraham Lincoln loved cats. He kept four at the White House, and his wife Mary Todd described caring for cats as his favorite hobby. The oldest known bird was a Major Mitchell's Cockatoo named Cookie who lived 82 years at Chicago's Brookfield Zoo.