9 Photos That Show What It’s Like To Be First Dog of the United States

We've rounded up some behind-the-scenes Instagram posts featuring President Barack Obama's dogs, Portuguese Water Dogs named Bo and Sunny, to capture a day in the life of the First Dogs of the United States.

 

1. Sunny whispers top-secret information to Bo at the White House.

 

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2. Bo makes sure important issues are brought to the president's attention.

 

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3. These two make sure to have daily face time with their staffers.

 

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4. Bo knows how to work his good side when taking selfies with First Lady Michelle Obama.


5. They know the importance of regular exercise. 

 

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6. And they bring their A-game when playing football with the Commander in Chief.

 

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8. Even though they aren't always on the same side of every issue...

 

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9. They're still best friends. 

 

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Header photo: Pete Souza