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 dog slated for Broadway debut in “Annie”

A shelter dog once only hours away from being euthanized has been added to the Playbill for one of Broadway’s all-time most popular musicals, Annie.Award-winning Broadway animal trainer William Berloni appeared on Thursday morning’s Today Show to reveal that 2-year-old Sunny, a Houston shelter dog, would play the role of little orphan Annie’s beloved pet […]

by DogTime Staff
July 20th, 2012
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