Super Bowl XLVIII: Budweiser’s 'Puppy Love' Commercial Wins Hearts [VIDEO]
By Keerthi Mohan | January 31, 2014 5:22 PM EST
Budweiser’s Super Bowl XLVIII advertisement is yet to make its television debut, but it has become a rage on the Internet due to its feel-good element.
The advertisement depicts the special friendship between the Budweiser Clydesdale and a puppy. It has already garnered more than 21 million views, just a day after the ad made its YouTube debut on Jan. 29.
The storyline of the commercial centers on a young Labrador retriever’s bond with a Clydesdale horse at the Warm Springs Ranch, where Anheuser-Busch raises its horses.
The puppy, belonging to an adoption center next door, is repeatedly rounded up and returned to the owner after it escapes to the ranch to meet the horse.The climax of the ad shows the puppy being adopted by a man, and as it is driven away, horses block the car the puppy is travelling in so that it can be reunited with the horse.
"The whole story is about connection," Jake Scott, the ad's director, told NBC's Today. "There's connection of heart, connection of spirit, connection of soul."
“Did a Budweiser commercial seriously almost make me cry!?! Oh man. I really am a big, softy. #bestbuds,” one tweet read, while another added, “Budweiser's Super Bowl Advertising and Marketing team nailed it again this year with ‘Puppy Love.’”
Check out the ad below.
To report problems or to leave feedback about this article, e-mail:
To contact the editor, e-mail:
Most Popular Slideshows
- 2014 MLB World Series Game 1: San Francisco Giants 7, Kansas City Royals 1 [PHOTOS]
- 2014 MLB World Series - Game 2: Kansas City Royals 7, San Francisco Giants 2 [PHOTOS]
- NFL Thursday Recap - Denver Broncos 35, San Diego Chargers 21: Peyton Manning Has 3 TDs In Easy Win [PHOTOS]
- 2014 MLB World Series Game 3: Kansas City Royals 3, San Francisco Giants 2 [PHOTOS]
Join the Conversation
- 'The Bold And The Beautiful' Spoilers For Oct. 24, 2014: Katie Spills Ridge's Secret Plan While Eric's Announcement Causes A Huge Furor [WATCH VIDEO]
- Brad Pitt Forced To Talk About Ex-Wife Jennifer Aniston: Asked to Compare Wife Angelina Jolie With Rachel From 'Friends'
- Ian Somerhalder Girlfriend: 'Twilight' Actress Nikki Reed Heads Back To Los Angeles Solo, Spotted Partying With Michelle Rodriguez At A Fashion Event
- ‘The Walking Dead’ Season 5, Episode 3 Major Spoilers: Death Count, The Terminus Residents’ Fate Plus Father Gabriel's Past
- ‘Star Wars: Episode 7’ Jungle Stormtroopers On Rampage – Leaked Images [Spoilers]
- Xiaomi Redmi 1S vs. Sharp Aquos Crystal – Specifications, Features And Price Showdown
- Boy Stoned To Death For Alleged Rape, Victim Receives Dowry From Militants
- Verizon Motorola Droid Turbo Leaked Live Images Surfaces, Scheduled To Get Unveiled On Oct 28
- Update HTC One M7 with LG G2 with Android 4.4.2 as Sprint OTA: Fixes and Installation
- Russia is Creating Underwater Combat Robots to Protect its Arctic Territories
- ‘Lone Wolf’ Attack on Canada Parliament Hill Could be ISIS-Related
- U.S. Targets Buyers of ISIS Oil, Threatens Sanctions