It’s no surprise that plenty of cute critters grace our television screens during the annual spectacle that is the Super Bowl. Whether the animals are in a high-priced commercial or in the increasingly popular alternative to the football game — the Puppy Bowl — their expected presence can make us laugh or even tear up a bit. They even showed up in Katy Perry’s halftime show. The massive tiger she stood atop during her entrance? An out-of-sync dancing shark? What’s not to like?
But this year, even before the kick-off, a couple of pups generated plenty of both positive and negative buzz. Check out what the all the talk was about at dogtime.com and tell us what you think about these two advertisements and if one company’s decision to pull its ad was the right one.