Happy Birthday to Bo Obama

Posted by on Oct 9, 2014

A Dog Quote on a notable birthday… “Bo’s a handsome little guy. Well suited for formal occasions at the White House, he’s got tuxedo-black fur, with a white chest, white paws and a rakish white goatee.” — the Washington Post’s Manuel Roig-Franzia, about Bo (born Oct. 9, 2008), the Obama family’s first Portuguese Water Dog […]

Happy Birthday to Lyndon Baines Johnson

Posted by on Aug 27, 2014

Happy Birthday to Lyndon Baines Johnson (born Aug. 27, 1908), 36th U.S. President. To mark this day, Paws 4 Abigail has selected a quote from President Johnson for our daily Dog Quote. “You know there is no one in the world I would rather sleep with than Yuki.” PHOTO — Lyndon Johnson sings with Yuki […]

Warren G. Harding (died Aug. 2, 1923)

Posted by on Aug 2, 2014

Remembering some presidential history today with our daily Dog Quote…. “There was one member of the White House household today who could not quite comprehend the air of sadness which hung over the Executive Mansion. It was Laddie Boy, President Harding’s Airedale friend and companion. Of late he has been casting an expectant eye and […]

Happy Birthday to George Washington

Posted by on Feb 22, 2014

Happy Birthday to George Washington (born Feb. 22, 1732), 1st President of the United States. To celebrate, Paws 4 Abigail has selected the following Dog Quote, about an event in the Revolutionary War.  This event is retold in Psychology Today by Stanley Coren, Ph.D. “Washington’s affection for dogs is vividly illustrated in an incident that […]

Happy Birthday to Liberty

Posted by on Feb 8, 2014

Happy Birthday to Liberty (born Feb. 8, 1974), the golden retriever belonging to President Gerald Ford. To remember her today, Paws 4 Abigail has selected a quote from President Ford for our daily Dog Quote. “This puppy has really taken over the White House.  In fact, you may have seen some of us laughing up […]

Happy Birthday to Charles Lindbergh

Posted by on Feb 4, 2014

Happy Birthday to Charles Lindbergh (born Feb. 4, 1902). To mark this day, Paws 4 Abigail has selected a quote about his historic Transatlantic flight for our daily Dog Quote.  This is from Myron Herrick, US Ambassador to France, who hosted Lindbergh in Paris after the flight in 1927. “That night, my dog Max, who […]

Happy Birthday to First Lady Michelle Obama

Posted by on Jan 17, 2014

Happy Birthday to First Lady Michelle Obama (born Jan. 17, 1964). To celebrate, Paws 4 Abigail has selected a quote from Mrs. Obama for our daily Dog Quote.  Here, she is discussing her ‘Let’s Move’ health campaign. “We’ve got to worry about every member of our family… Dogs are no different… Get them out there […]