Puppies are back to battle it out for glory and treats in this year’s Puppy Bowl XII to be aired on Feb. 7, 3 p.m. ET/PT!
This year’s event – Puppy Bowl XII- marks the 12th anniversary of the most adorable puppy battle on Animal Planet
This year’s Puppy Bowl has a twist –you can view the fluffgames in virtual reality! The Puppy Bowl Virtual Reality brings the audience nose-to-nose with the athletic pooches!It is now available at AnimalPlanet.com/PuppyBowlVR, through the Discovery VR iOS and Android apps, Samsung Milk VR and on Animal Planet’s YouTube page.
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With VR goggles such as Google Cardboard, Puppy Bowl fans can “experience” stepping inside Geico Stadium for a 360° experience as puppies wiggle, romp, hop, scamper around and sniff out field goals!
For this year’s Puppy Bowl XII, Animal Planet enlisted 44 different animal shelters and rescue organizations in 25 states across the United States to fill the rosters of #TeamRuff and #TeamFluff with adoptable doggie players.It’s the cutest and fluffiest sports fight you’ll ever witness!
The starting lineup boasts 49 puppies total, with a Puppy Bowl Pre-Game Show and Kitty Bowl Half-time Show in addition to the two-hour puppy football “game.”
But before you puppy lovers witness the world’s cutest sporting event of the year, take a peek at what the puppy contestants are up to in the build-up to the big game. Don’t forget to use the control on the upper left area of the video to get a 360 view of the “football field”!
Aren’t the puppy athletes adorable?
Did you enjoy seeing the pups practice their game?
Source: USA Today