White House Dog Bo Turns Four

First lady Michelle Obama had a personal tweet about Bo, the White House dog, who turns four today:



Here are five cartoons from our archives about Bo, the Portuguese Water Dog that was a gift  from the late Sen. Ted Kennedy (D-Mass.) and wife Vicki. At the time, the Obama administration was caught up in a scandal of several staffers owing hundreds of thousands of dollars in back taxes, so you see that cropping up in a couple of the cartoons:

Daryl Cagle / (click to view more cartoons by Cagle)
Jeff Parker / Florida Today (click to view more cartoons by Parker)
Joe Heller / Green Bay Press-Gazette (click to view more cartoons by Heller)
Jimmy Margulies / The Record (click to view more cartoons by Margulies)
Dave Granlund / (click to view more cartoons by Granlund)

By Daryl Cagle

Daryl Cagle is the publisher of and owner of Cagle Cartoons, Inc, which which is a major distributor of editorial cartoons and columns to newspapers and digital publishers. See Daryl's blog at:, see his site at: get permission to reprint his cartoons at: