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Meet the Secret Service Heroes Who Love Long Walks and Kong Toys

Meet the Secret Service K-9 Heroes Who Took Down the White House Fence Jumper

Originally posted 10/24/2014 07:15PM

America's newest heroes are not talking about their latest daring mission.

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UpdatePosted 05/14/2014 02:50PM

Sunny Obama Makes Her (Slobbery) Video Debut

Originally posted 05/14/2014 10:00AM



Sorry, Bo – it seems that Sunny is the emerging star on the furry side of the Obama family.

The newest presidential pup (she joined the first family in August) makes her video debut in a PSA for the Drink Up campaign, a new initiative chaired by First Lady Michelle Obama that encourages people to drink water.

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Bo & Sunny Are the MVPs of the White House Easter Egg Roll

The Daily Treat: Bo & Sunny Are the MVPs of the White House Easter Egg Roll

Originally posted 04/21/2014 06:20PM

Thousands turned out for the 136th annual White House Easter Egg Roll on Monday, and the big bunny wasn't the only furry face people were clamoring to see.

First dogs Sunny and Bo Obama were two of the famous names on hand for the event, which also featured appearances by singer Ariana Grande and Jim Carrey.

According to The Washington Post, the crowd screamed when they laid eyes on the pups, who donned red leashes on the South Lawn where more than 30,000 guests were invited by President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama to enjoy egg hunting, face painting and obstacle courses.

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PHOTO: Bo & Sunny Obama Go All Out for State Dinner

UpdatePosted 02/11/2014 05:45PM

The Daily Treat: Bo & Sunny Obama Go All Out for State Dinner

Originally posted 02/11/2014 02:15PM

As the White House readies itself for Tuesday night's State Dinner in honor of French president Francois Hollande, First Dogs Bo and Sunny are getting ready, too – by brushing up on their French.

In a Twitter photo shared by First Lady Michelle Obama, the dogs are seen sitting ever-so-politely at an ornately decorated table with a caption that reads: "Bone appétit!"

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Beyoncé and Blue Ivy Visit the White House – And Meet the First Dog

Beyoncé and Blue Ivy Visit the White House – And Meet the First Dog

Originally posted 01/20/2014 10:30AM

The singer shares adorable photos of her and her daughter as they tour the First Family's home

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Ruff Day! Sunny Obama Takes Down 2-Year-Old Girl

Sunny Obama Takes Down 2-Year-Old, We Consult Bo

Originally posted 12/05/2013 11:40AM

We've all been there: Christmastime makes everything more intense and everything is just emotional and then someone's in your way and ...

Okay, we're not going to accuse junior first dog Sunny Obama of going all Grinch on a 2-year-old at Wednesday's White House holiday celebration. We would never imply that little Ashtyn Gardner was anything but lovely before she took the tumble to top all tumbles – the fall to dethrone Jennifer Lawrence as the Queen of Highly Public Falls. She definitely did not – just speculating – poke fun at his dark chocolate replica featured in the annual gingerbread display. She would never.

Either way, what went down at the decor unveiling could totally sabotage Sunny's approval rating. As the children of military families gathered for a day of crafts and festive fun, Gardner's well-intentioned run-in with Sunny turned into the stuff Michelle Obama's nightmares are made of.

To be fair, Sunny only startled the tot, who then stepped back and tripped over a walker (watch below). Still, we know you're new here Sunny. We know it's your first Christmas in the White House. But you're doing it wrong.

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First Lady Michelle Obama Welcomes a Christmas Tree to the White House

The Obamas' Special Delivery: A Christmas Tree Arrives by Horse-Drawn Carriage

Originally posted 11/30/2013 09:45AM

The holiday season just got a little merrier at the White House.

First lady Michelle Obama, along with daughters Malia, 15, and Sasha, 12, received a special delivery on Friday morning: an 18.5 ft. Christmas tree.

With dogs Sunny and Bo on hand, the dressed-up family – sans the President – had smiles on their faces as a horse-drawn carriage pulled up to the North Portico of the executive mansion with its precious cargo.

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The Daily Treat: Sunny Obama Is Already Too Cool for You

The Daily Treat: Sunny Obama Is Already Too Cool for You

Originally posted 08/21/2013 01:25PM

It's the new addition heard 'round the world: On Monday evening, the Obamas announced they had added another dog to their furry family, 1-year-old Sunny.

But just one day into her life as a public figure, and it seems Sunny is less-than-thrilled with the attention. In recent photographs shared on Instagram by Pete Souza, the official photographer of the White House, the Portuguese water pup appears to be saying, "No photos please!"

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The Obamas Welcome a New Puppy!

The Obamas Welcome a New Puppy!

Originally posted 08/19/2013 08:35PM

The White House is going to the dogs!

The Obama family announced on Instagram Monday evening that they've added to the four-legged part of their family, welcoming a new pup, Sunny. The 1-year-old female was born in Michigan last June, and arrived at the White House today, according to whitehouse.gov. Just like big brother Bo, she is a Portuguese water dog – a hypoallergenic breed that won't trigger 15-year-old First Daughter Malia's allergies.

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Katy Channels Sara, Bar Mitzvah Kid Channels J.Lo and More of the Best, Most Random Things Online

Katy Perry Channels Sara Bareilles, Bar Mitzvah Kid Channels J.Lo and More Random Things Online

Originally posted 08/17/2013 02:15PM

Katy Perry's "Roar" was released this week, and everyone seemed to be a fan – even her cat, Kitty Purry.

Well, maybe not everyone.

As Sara Bareilles fans (and other people with ears) quickly pointed out, the song sounds a lot like the singer's own "Brave." And Katy's not the only one channeling another this week.

Read on for the Bar Mitzvah kid embracing his inner J.Lo, the impressionist who channeled 19 divas, and more of best, most random things online.

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