Biden beats Obama in the race for a White House pooch!December 12th, 2008 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 12 (ANI): It was not just Barack Obama who promised his daughters a puppy if he stuck it out through the presidential election Vice President-elect Joe Biden too was given the same word by his wife, it has emerged.
According to a local newspaper report, Biden picked out a German shepherd pup last weekend from a breeder near his Delaware home.
Biden was promised the post-election dog by Jill, who would tape pictures of different dogs on the back of the seat in front of Biden on his campaign plane, according to reports.
As per the Daily Local News, the vice president-elect picked out a month-old male German shepherd from a breeder in Chester County, reports Politico.com.
The paper was told by the breeder that Biden wanted a family dog that was social and obedient and said Biden’’s granddaughters will name him.
The puppy will be delivered to the Bidens at the vice presidential residence after the Inauguration and after the breeder trains him, the paper reports. (ANI)
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