updated 01/03/2012 AT 4:00 PM ET
•originally published 01/04/2012 AT 9:00 AM ET
He’s coming home!
Bo Obama made sure the trip back would be faster – by sprinting down the airport tarmac. After a little over a week in Hawaii with the rest of his family, the First Dog looked thrilled to be back in the chilly mid-Atlantic on Tuesday morning.
Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland is familiar territory for the Portuguese water dog. He travels almost as much as his famous dad, and can practically call Air Force One his home away from home.
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