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19 Aug

It's a Girl! Meet Sunny, the Obamas' New Puppy

 

The Obama family welcomed another addition to the family today! A PUPPY!

Little girl Sunny is also a Portuguese Water Dog like her big brother Bo.  She was born June 2012 in Michigan and she is a sweet, affectionate and energetic little pup — a great fit with the family!

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Official White House Photo by Pete Souza

Just see for yourself how sweet she is:

Bo and new little sister play and take a chill on the White House lawn:

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Official White House Photos by Pete Souza

You can get the full details from the official White House website here.

FUN FACT: Chrissy, the lovely Portuguese Water Dog model photographed for our Dog Breed Selector, was litter mates with Bo Obama!  They bunked up in Mama's womb at the same time — they are litter-ally brother and sister.

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Chrissy, Photographed for Animal Planet's Dog Breed Selector, Photo By: Keith Barraclough/APL

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Bo Obama, Photo By: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

Meet Chrissy and find out more about the Portuguese Water Dog in our Dog Breed Selector. And watch more on the breed here: 

Congrats to the First Family!

 



Betty Chu is a Digital Media Executive Producer for AnimalPlanet.com. Follow her on Twitter @beddychew or Facebook for the cutest animal posts EVER.

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