Joe Biden Adopts an Adorable Shepard Mix

It’s a great day for Major! The German Shepard mix was adopted out of the Delaware Human Association by…Vice President Joe Biden & Dr. Jill Biden. The Bidens have been fostered Major and made it official this weekend.


The couple stated in a press release: “We are so happy to welcome Major to the Biden family, and we are grateful to the Delaware Humane Association for their work in finding forever homes for Major and countless other animals.” – Joe, Jill, and Champ Biden



According the the organzation’s Facebook page, “Major was one of six puppies that was brought to DHA after being exposed to something toxic in their home. The puppies were surrendered to our care due to financial constraints, and working with a local veterinary emergency center, we were able to provide them with lifesaving medical care.”



Fortunately, all six puppies have been adopted. To learn more about DHA, or to make a donation in order to continue to save others like Major, please visit


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Maureen Dempsey

Maureen Dempsey is a freelance writer living in New York with an ancient, 14-year-old chihuahua and a feisty, young dachshund.

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