“In our most joyful moments and in our most grief-stricken days, he was there with us, delicate to our each unstated feeling and emotion,” the Bidens stated.
Champ’s passing leaves the Bidens with their youthful German Shepherd, Main, whom the household adopted from the Delaware Humane Society in 2018.
The Bidens may often be seen strolling their two canine on the White Home South Garden, and the canine generally would be part of the president on journeys to Camp David or visits house in Delaware.
Main has drawn headlines for his dangerous conduct prior to now. Main induced Biden to undergo a foot harm in November, after the then-president-elect tripped over the youthful canine whereas they had been enjoying. Main and Champ had been introduced house to Delaware at one level, and Main went by way of coaching after the youthful canine had two separate biting incidents on the White Home and an unknown canine appeared to have pooped in a White Home hallway.
Champ, who confirmed his age in current months in his graying fur and slower gait, was usually a extra tranquil presence.
The Bidens are anticipated to carry a cat to the White Home to affix the household someday quickly.