Obama Family Welcomes New Dog Sunny

08/19/2013 08:43 pm ET | Updated Aug 20, 2013
  • Ashley Alman Politics Social Media Editor, The Huffington Post

President Barack Obama and his family welcomed Sunny, a one-year-old female Portuguese Water Dog, to the family on Monday, according to the White House.

Sunny, who will join the Obamas' four-year-old dog Bo, was described by the White House as "full of energy and very affectionate."

First Lady Michelle Obama shared a photo of Sunny and Bo on her Twitter account to introduce the pup:

President Obama also welcomed the new addition to the family on Twitter:

The Obama family is making a contribution to the Washington Humane Society in honor of Sunny, according tothe White House.

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