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“He’s a full backer of the President,” Lint said, “but he is Canadian, so he can’t vote. Also he’s a dog, so he can’t vote.”
Well, yes. This is likely to be Matisse’s last big competition. As Sunny’s owner knows, it isn’t easy to get to the top in your profession, whether it’s a pooch pageant or presidential politics. And maybe the two are more closely related than anyone would like to think.
“He’s had to be quite the politician already to get where he is today.”
Here’s a look at Sunny, who was adopted by the First Family in August 2013.
The Westminster Dog Show, which ends Tuesday night, will be shown on the USA Network beginning at 8 p.m. EST.