Chase Taber, left, 6, of Bowie, Md. tries to help "Chi Chi" the bulldog cool off in the fountain at Dupont Circle on Sunday, May 13, 2012. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

Photo by: BARBARA L. SALISBURY

Chase Taber, left, 6, of Bowie, Md. tries to help "Chi Chi" the bulldog cool off in the fountain at Dupont Circle on Sunday, May 13, 2012. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)