Pence family cat dies: ‘You touched a lot of hearts in your little life’

Noam Galai/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — One of the Pence family’s beloved pets has passed away, second lady Karen Pence announced on Twitter Saturday.

“Rest in peace Oreo,” she tweeted. “You touched a lot of hearts in your little life. Our family will miss you very much.”

Rest in peace Oreo. You touched a lot of hearts in your little life. Our family will miss you very much.

— Karen Pence (@SecondLady) June 10, 2017

Pence tweeted a series of photos, including one of Vice President Mike Pence snuggling with the black-and-white feline. In another photo, the Pences and daughter Charlotte are sitting with Oreo; the other family cat, Pickles; and the family’s pet bunny, Marlon Bundo.

Thanks to @usairforce for a great flight to Washington, DC with Karen, Charlotte, Oreo, Pickle and our rabbit, Marlon Bundo.

— Mike Pence (@mike_pence) January 9, 2017

The vice president introduced the family pets to the nation in January, when he tweeted a photo of himself with Karen and Charlotte, along with their furry friends, en route to Washington.

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