Washington( CNN) Ivanka Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, second lady Karen Pence and national security adviser H.R. McMaster got upstaged by a rabbit on Tuesday.

The Pence family bunny, Marlon Bundo, made his official debut in an afternoon ceremony honoring military families at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building.

This was the first public event for “BOTUS, ” the Bunny of the United States. A star was born as the White House celebrated Military Appreciation Month.