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Obama's Choice Dog Breed is the 106th Most Popular in LA
Of the 184 dog breeds registered with LA County by pet owners, the Obama family choice breed one of the less popluar around town and likely across the nation. But that's probably going to change.
Today, Bo the Portuguese water dog will officially be introduced to his new home, the White House. The 6-month-old puppy was given up by his original owners and has had quite a journey in his short life.
"The White House will be the puppy's fourth home in his six months of life," found the Associated Press. "He was born in Texas, then moved to his first owner's home in Washington, D.C., then spent nearly a month with Sen. Edward Kennedy's dog trainer in Virginia, and now is moving to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue."
Portuguese water dogs are the 106th most popular dog breed in LA County with only 127 of them registered. Compare that with chihuahuas, labrador retrievers and German shepherds, breeds each with the more than 50,000 registrations. But with the Obama shedding some light on the their choice breed, reports of its popularity are already hitting the news.
Southern California's Snow-Capped Mountains Are Beautiful. Here's Where To Maximize The View (And Snap A Great Picture)It's been many, many years since we saw this much snow in our mountains. Going up there right now isn't safe, but here are some places where you can enjoy the view and snap a pic.
April Valentine died at Centinela Hospital. Her daughter was born by emergency C-section. She'd gone into the pregnancy with a plan, knowing Black mothers like herself were at higher risk.
A look at years past when snows creeped into our citified neighborhoods, away from the mountains and foothills.
In the face of a drier future, that iconic piece of Americana is on its way out in Southern California.
Another Missing Hiker Has Been Found Dead In San Gabriels As Search For Actor Julian Sands ContinuesBob Gregory, 62, went missing the same day as Sands. His body was recovered near Mount Islip.