Boo (dog) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsBoo
|Species||Canis lupus familiaris|
March 16, 2006|
San Francisco Bay Area, California, U.S.
|Known for||“Worldwide’s cutest dog”|
Boo (March 16, 2006 - January 18, 2019) was a Pomeranian dog that became an Internet celebrity and Internet meme. He was born in the San Francisco Bay Area. He had a popular Facebook page and four photo books were sold. As of March 2016, Boo had over 17.5 million Likes on Facebook. Boo was owned by Irene Ahn, a Facebook employee, who was also the owner of Boo's older brother, Buddy (died September 6, 2017).
Boo died in his sleep on the morning of January 18, 2019 of heart failure, aged 13. His owners said that he had begun to show signs of heart trouble after Buddy's death.
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