Transcript for Biden family to bring shelter dog to the White House
Given all the heavy news involving the upcoming inauguration we thought it might be fun to explore one lighter angle as well it involves one of the Biden family dogs. He German shepherd name major who will be the first shelter dog. To live in the White House is Yene has more on that. As president elect Biden prepares them. Wednesday's inauguration. His two German shepherds champ and major are getting ready for their big move to the white house with major baking. Nature history as the first ever shelter pop. To become first dog. And getting ready for his own in dog duration this afternoon the Delaware humane association were major was adopted is celebrating with their own zoom party. Allowing guests to join with their own pets N help raise money for the shelter. More than five or 6000 people at this point you signed up Sullivan and the more the merrier. And twenty team the Biden Daly decided their older shepherd champ needed a friend. My vet says that you're shippers to soldiers oldies can slow the best thing to keep homeowners get Novo puppet. Crossing major for almost a year. The vikings officially adopted him from the DA TA the Biden's dogs the latest it take up the mantle of first pet. Building joining in elite list of presidential pops from president Reagan's English springer Milli to the Bush's apple loves Scottish Terrier Barney. And of course bow in sunny president Obama's Portuguese. Water dogs I think it's great now that he had a president taking a rescue dogs the White House I think it'll encourage more Americans to get. Select a shelter pets. Speaking of which is the ultimate canine and then today Casey national championship the largest document in the US her top canine competitors by for best in show honors. A national champion that's today. At 2 PM right here on ABC has for major and champ talk about a story up wags to riches major Biden showing anything I graduate. Do you possible claim for Delaware shelter to the White House they see if you want a friend in Washington get a dog Biden's we'll have at least two. Last September after I thought decade today.
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