For evidence of Americans' preoccupation with their pets, look no further than Super Bowl Sunday, when Animal Planet's Puppy Bowl
XII (in VR, no less) and Hallmark Channel's Kitten Bowl III filled the hours leading up to the main gridiron event.
Pets already took the limelight at the World Dog Awards, the Puppy Bowl
and Kitten Bowl on Super Bowl Sunday, and the Westminster dog show.
The White House hosted 13 puppies from shelters and rescue groups to "work out" before the Puppy Bowl, held annually on Super Bowl Sunday, featuring pooches playing inside a model stadium.
Michelle said in a statement that it was fun to see the Puppy Bowl X Team work out at the White House, asserting that this year's pooches showed that getting active and drinking lots of water are important ways to keep bodies healthy and energized.
Summary: Here's a behind the scenes look at the making of Puppy Bowl.
If Beyonce is not your idea of Super Bowl halftime entertainment, US television network Animal Planet is providing a cute alternative, Puppy Bowl.
Like traditional sporting events, Puppy Bowl kicks off the party with a heartwarming version of the national anthem, sung by Pepper the African grey parrot, who has been seen on "Pet Star" and many other shows, showing off his talent for mimicking, counting and more.
Animal Planet will provide a live satellite feed on Puppy Bowl today at 10 a.
Animal Planet will be airing its annual Puppy Bowl
on Super Bowl Sunday.
The Hallmark Channel hosts the feline counterpoint to the beloved Puppy Bowl
com/super-cute-yule-log) Viewpoint Creative as a way to piggyback off of the success they achieved thanks to animal themed specials like the Puppy Bowl
While sports fans tune in to watch Super Bowl 51 on Sunday, animal lovers will likely want to watch to Animal Planet's 2017 Puppy Bowl
X-FACTOR: If after all of that, fans don't feel like shelling out a paycheck (or two) for the chance to brave traffic and weather to watch the Super Bowl from the upper deck, there's one more consideration -- you can't watch the Puppy Bowl
at the stadium.
Just weeks before the start of the 2017 Puppy Bowl
, Animal Planet has revealed the complete lineup for the competition where Team Fluff will take on Team Ruff.
More than 80 puppies pawed their way to New York to be a part of the taping of Puppy Bowl
XII to be shown on Animal Planet on Super Bowl Sunday.