Lifestyle Pets Tell Us! What Should the Obamas Name Their Dog? The First Lady tells PEOPLE that the White House is making room for a Portuguese water dog in April – but what should they name it? Tell us your suggestion! By People Staff Published on February 25, 2009 09:11 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Earlier this morning we posted a story revealing that the Obamas are looking into getting a rescue Portuguese Water dog (similar to the one shown here) and are debating what to name it. The First Lady told PEOPLE exclusively: “Oh, the names are really bad. I don’t even want to mention it, because there are names floating around and they’re bad,” Mrs. Obama says with a laugh. “You listen and you go – like, I think, Frank was one of them. Frank! Moose was another one of them. Moose. I said, well, what if the dog isn’t a moose? Moose. I’m like, no, come on, let’s work with the names a little bit.” This news has got our community buzzing! Moose? Frank? … Someone else suggested Buster. We want to hear from more of you! What should the Obamas name their dog? Leave your suggestions below and we’ll have a vote in the coming days on the best ones.