April 13th, 2009
02:45 PM ET
9 years ago

'Bo' runs the WH halls with President Obama


Photo Credit: White House

Filed under: President Obama
soundoff (153 Responses)
  1. Luke Brown

    Bo and the Big BO.

    Hey GinGrinch, Bah Humbug!

    April 13, 2009 04:48 pm at 4:48 pm |
  2. BHoney

    Just too cool...for school! Good for the girls! Good for him....! Happy Days!

    April 13, 2009 04:48 pm at 4:48 pm |
  3. sheryl

    Notice how insync they are already. The President and Bo's left foot/paw is insync w/each other. Great picture! And Bo is sooo cute.

    April 13, 2009 04:48 pm at 4:48 pm |
  4. Rob in Detroit Mi.

    Is it me or does the president and Bo look like your average American , Running with his Dog, this photo is priceless.

    April 13, 2009 04:50 pm at 4:50 pm |
  5. Diane

    The WH suddenly seems very familiar to regular citizens. Finally, there is some kind of connection between the government and the people....but the Republicans are not going to like this at all.

    April 13, 2009 04:52 pm at 4:52 pm |
  6. Purlple Alaska

    Awwwwwhhhh... How precious is that! Congratulations on the new addtition to the family Sasha & Malia...and Mr. President.

    April 13, 2009 04:53 pm at 4:53 pm |
  7. EBC, MD

    Aaaaaaaah, so cute. I hope knows just how blessed he is to be part of the Obama family. They are going to shower him with LOVE, LOVE, LOVE!!! I'm so happy for Sasha and Malia, they deserve a dog for being such GOOD and RESPECTFUL girls!!!!

    April 13, 2009 04:54 pm at 4:54 pm |
  8. Crazy Cat Lady

    What a delightful, lighthearted image! Thanks for the smile!

    April 13, 2009 04:54 pm at 4:54 pm |
  9. Kelby In Houston, TX

    OMG! there are like on hundred comments on this and not one was really that negative at all...DO YOU KNOW WHAT THIS MEANS?!?
    It took puppy to warm the cold hearts of the haters out there and quiet the toungues of naysayers. CUTENESS RULES!!!
    All on the left and the right must succumb to the cutenss

    April 13, 2009 04:54 pm at 4:54 pm |
  10. Purlple Alaska

    ...And "Thank You" Sen. Kennedy. We appreciate you! 🙂

    April 13, 2009 04:55 pm at 4:55 pm |
  11. ck

    I love dogs, it's great that the first family has one.

    But my gosh, the way you all gush and drool over Obama, as if he is the first president to have a dog... GEEZ.... get over yourselves!!


    April 13, 2009 04:55 pm at 4:55 pm |
  12. Mary

    This picture made me smile. What a delight!

    April 13, 2009 04:56 pm at 4:56 pm |
  13. Meh

    Mississippi Mike> You are completely ridiculous. Would it kill you to make a positive comment once in a while? It's a sweet photo of a man and his dog and you have to make some negative political comment. Sheesh!

    Re the photo: too cute.

    April 13, 2009 04:56 pm at 4:56 pm |
  14. Jim Vaughan

    Now if the Prez can teach Bo how to shoot a few hoops, he'll have a perfect exercise partner. (Take it easy on the old guy Bo, he'll need to conserve his energy for other less important matters such as the arms race, the economic downturn, global warning, and combatting terrorism.)

    Two popularity points for getting Bo, two more for taking a jog with the little guy, and two more in the future for carrying a plastic bag for you-know-what, and for setting a good example that nobody is above cleaning up after his pooch.

    How refreshing it is to have this nice family living in the White House, all five of 'em.

    April 13, 2009 04:57 pm at 4:57 pm |
  15. Shari, NY

    Cats I can do without. I just love dogs, and this pet is the cutest I have seen. I hope he will give the entire family much needed diversion from their hectic life.

    April 13, 2009 04:58 pm at 4:58 pm |
  16. Bonnie from Ohio

    The president lives in a house full of females. He needs a companion to kick back with. Girls may need to look for another pet.

    I love it.

    April 13, 2009 05:01 pm at 5:01 pm |
  17. anita

    great a plaything and namesake for the POTUS

    April 13, 2009 05:01 pm at 5:01 pm |
  18. A real family..........

    This is chemistry at work, I like the fact that they get along so quickly, such an involving President we have. Love the Obamas.

    April 13, 2009 05:04 pm at 5:04 pm |
  19. Dave

    it's cool....loved it

    April 13, 2009 05:04 pm at 5:04 pm |
  20. Loletha

    A man and his dog how sweet, now the White is complete with a loving family and beautiful dog. You'll right life is in the White House now. This is a scene we can all relate to. Go Bo

    April 13, 2009 05:05 pm at 5:05 pm |
  21. douglas

    it is a very cute blk puppy as BO. I love it.. I always want to get one smallest dog which can't grow up longer.

    April 13, 2009 05:06 pm at 5:06 pm |
  22. Michael

    Priceless photo!!! I just wish my lab/chow mix would stay that close without my holding the leash!!!.......he heads for the hills.

    April 13, 2009 05:06 pm at 5:06 pm |
  23. Syed A. Wasif

    Internal affairs to International Strategies, a school girl in Florida to own daughters in the White House- President Obama, you are fulfilling your Presidential compaigns' promises.
    May you and America be always Blessed.

    April 13, 2009 05:07 pm at 5:07 pm |
  24. indiana voter


    You obviously don't know the facts. Both Bush and Clinton regularly ran with secret service on a weekly basis. Bush was always in excellent health.

    @Get Well Soon GOP

    Pay attention, Newt wasn't criticizing that they got a dog, he was criticizing the amount of coverage it was getting. However, I understand the liberal mindset enough to know that it is in your makeup to have to insult and hate anything GOP or conservative. You continue to hate even when it is a positive story, and even though you have the White House and the Congress. Pretty sad really that you can't be happy.

    April 13, 2009 05:08 pm at 5:08 pm |
  25. tina

    This melted my heart.

    April 13, 2009 05:09 pm at 5:09 pm |
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