Portuguese Water Dog

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

Shelter pup asks First Dog Bo Obama to special event

Ramona the Goldendoodle has got one serious canine crush, and the fluffy white pooch sure doesn’t aim low with her affections.It’s puppy love for Ramona, and she only has eyes for the First Dog of the Unites States, Portuguese Water Dog Bo Obama. She has taken to the web with a very special YouTube message […]

by DogTime Staff
March 22nd, 2013

Obama pup: name that Portuguese Water Dog!

It’s exciting news for Labradoodles and Portuguese Water Dogs everywhere, as the Obamas have announced that the newest First Dog will likely be one of these two breeds. Both make excellent picks, considering older daughter Malia’s allergies, and both breeds are typically affectionate, playful, and easy to train. So let the naming begin! Here are […]

by DogTime
January 21st, 2009

Top 10 dogs that love the water

Some dogs salivate at the sight of a pool, others have no interest in taking a jump in a lake. These 10 dogs are particularly famed for their burning desire to make a splash. 1. American Water Spaniel2. Chesapeake Bay Retriever3. Cocker Spaniel4. Golden Retriever5. Irish Water Spaniel6. Labrador Retriever7. Newfoundland8. Nova Scotia Duck Tolling […]

by DogTime Staff
October 8th, 2008
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