It’s finally time for the biggest sporting event of the year, the game that can turn unknowns into stars and stars into legends.
Super Bowl 55? No, that’s not important. We’re talking about the Puppy Bowl, of course.
Before the Buccanneers and Chiefs take the field Sunday, Team Ruff will battle Team Fluff in Puppy Bowl 17. Unlike the NFL’s season finale, there are no losers here, only “pawsitivity” as 70 dogs compete for the title of most adorable pup. (Spoiler: They will all finished tied for first place.)
Here’s everything you need to know about the 2021 Puppy Bowl, including the start time, TV channel and how to live stream.
What time is the Puppy Bowl in 2021?
- Date: Sunday, Feb. 7
- Time: 2 p.m. ET
The Puppy Bowl will “kick off” at 2 p.m. ET on Sunday, Feb. 7, a little over four hours before Super Bowl 55.
What channel is the Puppy Bowl on?
- TV channel: Animal Planet
Animal Planet will televise the 17th annual Puppy Bowl between Team Ruff and Team Fluff.
Snoop Dogg and Martha Stewart will serve as hosts for the game and provide all of the hard-hitting canine analysis you can handle.
How to live stream the Puppy Bowl
- Live stream: discovery+
A live stream of the Puppy Bowl is available via discovery+, which offers a 7-day free trial for new customers. Monthly plans are available for $4.99 and $6.99 (ad-free experience).
Puppy Bowl adoptions 2021
Puppy Bowl 17 will continue the tradition of featuring adoptable dogs from several shelters in the United States. Over the past 16 years, the Puppy Bowl has an adoption rate of 100 percent. More information on how to adopt dogs will be provided during the broadcast.
You can meet all of the pups participating in the 2021 game by heading here.