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National Monument Honoring War Dogs

After several years of delays, the U.S. Working Dog Teams National Monument, which honors military dogs that served since World War II, celebrats military dogs.

by DogTime
May 21st, 2015

Obamas miss the chance to adopt, not shop

Granted, Maila Obama has dog allergies, but there is no reason the First Family couldn’t have opted to adopt a near-hypoallergenic pooch from a shelter or rescue.

by Nina Stively
August 22nd, 2013

Obamas welcome another dog to the family

The whole country was listening on Election Night, 2008, as then President-elect Barack Obama stood in front of a crowd of thousands in Chicago’s Grant Park and told his daughters, Sasha and Malia, he would follow through with the promise he made them about adding a dog to the family. It seemed every dog lover […]

by DogTime staff
August 20th, 2013

Bo Obama gets four more years

In his speech he delivered after winning re-election for President of the United States, Barack Obama gave a shout out to his daughters, and said it was unlikely the First Dog, Bo, would have a companion in the White House during his second four-year term.“And I’m so proud of you guys,” Obama said of his […]

by DogTime Staff
November 7th, 2012
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