George W Bush's beloved terrier put to sleep
Published 19/05/2014 | 07:46
Miss Beazley, former President George W Bush's beloved Scottish terrier, has died.
Mr Bush's office announced yesterday that Miss Beazley was "put to rest" this weekend after fighting cancer. She was nearly 10 years old.
Miss Beazley was born in October 2004. The pooch was later presented to Laura Bush as a birthday present from her husband.
The family pet was featured in a December 2005 video, A Very Beazley Christmas - a look at White House holiday life presented from a dog's point of view.
The dog was named for the character Uncle Beazley, a dinosaur in Oliver Butterworth's children's book, The Enormous Egg.