President Obama on Wednesday went holiday shopping in Alexandria, Va. He stopped in at PetSmart, Best Buy, and a local pizzeria. He also happened to bring his dog, Bo, along for the trip.
President Obama and his dog Bo shop at PetSmart in Alexandria, Va., on Wednesday.(Carolyn Kaster/AP)
Bo hangs out with a poodle named Cinnamon at PetSmart.(Carolyn Kaster/AP)
"Okay, Bo, don't get too personal here," Obama said of Bo's encounters with Cinnamon.(Carolyn Kaster/AP)
At PetSmart, Obama purchased two items, including a large dog bone. He paid with a $50 bill.(Carolyn Kaster/AP)
Obama also stopped at Best Buy, where he went shopping for his daughters. He bought "Just Dance," a game for the Nintendo Wii, as well as two $50 iTunes gift cards. "The girls beat me every time on these dance games," Obama said, "but you'll never get a picture of me (playing) because I get graded F every time."(Carolyn Kaster/AP)
Following his shopping trip, Obama visited Del Ray Pizzeria in Alexandria, where he bought some pizza pies.(Carolyn Kaster/AP)