For canine lovers, the annual Pet Bowl is the actual “fantasy soccer.”
The cute three-hour occasion previous Tremendous Bowl 2021, now in its 17th yr, is a celebration impressed by the massive human sport, however devoted to inspiring — and adoptable! — canines. The occasion will see groups Ruff and Fluff go paw-to-paw in a fur-filled melee for the “Lombarky” trophy.
One factor they possible received’t must struggle over: a ceaselessly residence.
Because the Pet Bowl’s inception, their adoption marketing campaign has reached its aim of seeing each one of many animals concerned go to loving house owners.
The large sport might be led by ESPN’s Monday Night time Soccer announcer Steve Levy and SportsCenter host Sage Steele, with assist from animal advocates Kristen Bell, Valerie Bertinelli and Meals Community star Duff Goldman. Plus, a crew of cuddly kitties will entertain viewers with paw-some performances.
Earlier than that, a pregame present that includes followers’ favourite sports activities correspondents, Rodt Weiler, James Hound, Sheena Inu and subject reporters Brittany Spaniel and Herman Shepard, will share Pet Bowl insights that solely a canine might ship.
When is the Pet Bowl 2021?
The ulti-“mutt” pregame present airs at 1 p.m. EST/10 a.m. PST, however the true “ruff” housing begins at 2 p.m. EST/11 a.m. PST on Sunday, Feb. 7 — the identical afternoon because the annual human counterpart model, Tremendous Bowl 2021.
What channel can I watch the Pet Bowl on?
Fur-tunately there are two methods to observe — on the Discovery+ app and the Animal Planet community.
The place was the Pet Bowl filmed?
Organizers fetched probably the most valuable pooches — and kitties! — from 22 shelters throughout 9 Northeastern states, who meet at Geico Stadium in New York Metropolis for the primary occasion.
Who’s who within the Pet Bowl 2021 lineup?
There are greater than 70 animals featured throughout the Pet Bowl, together with fan-favorite Jett, a two-legged 36-week-old lab-retriever outfitted with a special wheeled cart to assist him lead Crew Fluff to victory.
How can I undertake a pet from the Pet Bowl this yr?
The Pet Bowl showcases canines each younger and previous, and cats, too — every of whom is adoptable by way of this link.