Why Bo and Sunny Obama will be missed as much as the president

By Emily Drooby, Buzz60

In just a few days the American people are losing President Barack Obama as commander in chief, but from the looks of social media, they're really upset about losing the 'first dogs."

This month, along with the first family, Bo and Sunny Obama will also be leaving the White House.

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WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 21: (AFP OUT) Presidential dogs Sunny and Bo during the annual White House Easter Egg Roll on the South Lawn of the White House April 21, 2014 in Washington, DC. President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama hosted thousands of people during the annual celebration of Easter. (Photo by Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 19: In this handout provided by the White House, Bo (L) and Sunny, the Obama family dogs, on the South Lawn of the White House on August 19, 2013 in Washington, D.C. Sunny arrived today at the White House from Michigan. She was born June 2012. (Photo by Pete Souza/White House via Getty Images)

The Portuguese Water Dogs have had quite the life, they visited children, they enjoyed the White House lawn, and they even hung out in the oval office.

These first pooches have been quite the pet ambassadors , which might be why people are so sad to see them go.

People tweeted their distress under a photo on a popular dog rating twitter site.

Writing things like:


And another recounted a time they saw Bo being walked...

"Best celeb sighting ever 14/10"

Yet another made a great suggestion writing...

"Why did he not have an insta account with BOTUS as his insta handle, so much wasted opportunity".

Well, I mean the Obama's are going to have some free time considering they're not running the free world anymore and that is a great handle name - ugh we can only dream.

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