Dogged by demands from his fans, Bo now has his own trading card.
I can’t wait until I get my Bo Obama trading card.
If you want your very own Bo Obama trading card with lots of vital dogtistics, send your request and a SASE to Mrs. Obama’s office.
Bo Obama loves tomatoes (what???) and toys (duh.) Bo says his goal as first dog is to
“make friends with foreign dognitaries”
Other details from the Bo Obama Trading Card
Breed: Portuguese water dog
Family: President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama,
Malia and Sasha Obama
Unofficial title: First Dog of the United States
Birth: Bo was born in the fall of 2008 in Texas.
First Day at the White House: April 14, 2009
Hobbies: Playing on the White House lawn and going on walks
with the Obama family
Goal as First Dog: Make friends with foreign dognitaries
Favorite exercise: Running (and then napping near the
Favorite food: Tomatoes – or toys
Did you know?
Bo’s name came from two different places: Mrs. Obama’s father’s nickname was “Diddley” and Malia and Sasha’s cousins have a cat named Bo – and another cat named Diddley.
Bo was a gift to the Obama family from Senator Ted Kennedy and his wife, Vicki.
Even though Bo is a Portuguese water dog, he doesn’t know how to swim.
Send your request for your very own puppy papers to:
The White House,
1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW,
Washington, DC 20500.