RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Virginia’s “First Dog” Guinness has passed away.
Gov. Terry McAuliffe tweeted out the sad news Wednesday evening.
McAuliffe simply says, “Heartbroken — We’ve lost our best friend. He brought such happiness to so many. #topdogva”
Guinness helped to make the Executive Mansion gate a must-stop spot for tourists and locals alike.
The Yellow Labrador Retriever’s day-long games of fetch became a staple at the gate.
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