updated 03/29/2013 AT 1:00 PM ET
•originally published 03/29/2013 AT 5:00 PM ET
Will he be able to sniff them out?
Ahead of the 135th annual White House Easter Egg Roll, which will take place Monday on the South Lawn in Washington, D.C., Bo Obama received a special first look at this year’s commemorative eggs.
Putting his sleuthing skills to work in the clip above, the 4-year-old pup searches high and low – including inside a tree and around the vegetable garden – for the multi-colored keepsakes, which include a special teal egg that’s marked with his paw print and name.
A popular fixture at the first family’s annual Easter event, Bo sat pretty with mom Michelle Obama at last year’s festivities while the president read aloud from Maurice Sendak’s Where the Wild Things Are.