Dayton's New Dog Gets Another Minn. Name: 'Itasca'Gov. Mark Dayton has a name for his new German shepherd puppy: Itasca.
Celebrity Status Of Governor's First Dog MingoWhile many people know Gov. Mark Dayton got a new puppy a few months ago, named Mingo, what they may not know -- is that 4-month-old pup is a bona fide celebrity in her own right.
Dog Day In St. Paul: Dayton Brings Puppy To WorkGov. Mark Dayton's new puppy, Wanamingo, was guest of honor at a state Capitol ceremony -- but the black German shepherd that Dayton calls "Mingo" was more interested in sniffing carpet in the governor's office.
Gov. Dayton Gets New DogGov. Mark Dayton will welcome a new resident to his house on Sunday -- a German Shepherd puppy.