October 25, 2016
This little pooch standing guard over his pumpkin, has a big name: Sarkozy. "We got him when Sarkozy was running for president of France," said Potomac resident Kevin Cawley of his Havanese pet who is now 8 years old. The Havanese breed is the native dog of Cuba. They were bred as companions to the aristocracy in the 1800s and gained popularity here because of their intelligence and playful personality.
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A Dog Day Afternoon
It was a dog day afternoon for the pooches on Potomac Day.