Bo & President Obama: Playtime on Air Force One
02/01/2012 AT 05:00 PM EST
In this just-released photo, President Barack Obama is seen roughing around with Bo during a Dec. 23 flight to Hawaii, where they headed for the Obama family's annual holiday vacation.
Obama was surely relieved to get a break after dealing with a lengthy battle over payroll tax cuts. With the other members of the First Family already in Hawaii, it was just the President and his dog who made the trip together.