You know who we haven't heard a lot from recently? America's First Dog Bo Obama.

But it turns out he's been very busy ensuring all the Christmas decorations are looking tippity-top (our words, not his) at the White House. And how do we know this? Because the White House has just released the rather heartwarming video above.

We particularly like the bit when Bo stumbles across a huge woolly replica of himself wearing a Santa hat - but remains totally unfazed. Hey, you're almost as cool as the President himself, Bo!

(As an aside, though: how many Christmas trees does one family need? Jeez!)

While we're on the topic of the Obamas, let's have a look at some of the funniest pictures from the US election campaign...

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  • All images: Press Association