Tuesday, 14 April 2009

From Portugal to POTUS: The Truth About the President's Pooch

Until the announcement on the 11 April 2009 about the breed of dog that President Obama and his family were to welcome in to the White House little was known about the Portuguese Water Dog. Behind the shaggy good looks there lies a remarkable story of species survival. By the 1930s the dog was on the verge of extinction. Bo and his breed almost didn't make it at all.