US President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden have announced the death of
their “beloved” German Shepherd Champ, who had been with them for 13 years.
Our hearts are heavy today as we let you all know that our beloved German Shepherd,
Champ, passed away peacefully at home,” a statement from the White House said.
“He was our constant, cherished companion during the last 13 years and was adored by
the entire Biden family.”
“Our family lost our loving companion Champ today. I will miss him,” President Biden wrote on Twitter.
Champ was one of two German Shepherds living at the White House with the Bidens,
He had also lived in Washington when Mr. Biden was vice-president.