PHOTO: President Obama Reads a Book About Bo to Kids

10/07/2011 at 03:30 PM EDT

PHOTO: President Obama Reads a Book About Bo to Kids
Larry Downing/Landov
Now there's a familiar face!

Before speaking before a crowd at Eastfield College in Texas on Tuesday, President Obama took some time out to read a book about the First Dog to 3-to-5-year-olds at a child development classroom on campus.



Perhaps it was a special nod to his faithful friend, who celebrates his fourth birthday this weekend. Meanwhile on that same day, Bo was spotted enjoying the crisp fall weather in the White House Rose Garden.



According to USA Today, some of the children remarked that an illustration in the book, The First Pup by Bob Staake, didn't look like the President.

"That's because when they made this book I didn't have any gray hair," he said.

Can't get enough pet news? See more on PEOPLE Pets

Leonardo DiCaprio Gets Tied Up with a Snake

Meet the World's Oldest Living Two-Faced Cat


Your Reaction

Follow Us

On Newsstands Now

Bindi Irwin: Remembering My Dad
  • Bindi Irwin: Remembering My Dad
  • Adam Levine's Wedding Details!
  • James Garner: 1928-2014

Pick up your copy on newsstands

Click here for instant access to the Digital Magazine

blog comments powered by Disqus
Advertisement

From Our Partners

Watch It

Latest Photos

Stars and Their Pets

Iggy's Main Squeeze

From Our Partners