Samson, a bichon frisee, is a reluctant 'boss'. He bosses people around, not because he likes it, but because he has to

Samson, a bichon frisee, is a reluctant ‘boss’. He bosses people around, not because he likes it, but because he has to.

In Samson’s world, there is always a boss. Since there has to be a boss and nobody else took the job, he had to. So he barks, but he keeps his distances.