-- Puppy Bowl Café & Exclusive Grand Opening Party Featuring Adoptable Pups

Kicks-off at Super Bowl Central --

WHO:              Animal Planet, Arizona Humane Society & adoptable puppies

WHAT:            Animal Planet’s PUPPY BOWL CAFÉ’ offers a daily dose of cuteness with a live replica of the most anticipated canine event of the year, PUPPY BOWL. For media, the official PUPPY BOWL CAFÉreferee will be available to discuss the upcoming main canine event & provide insider access to the PUPPY BOWL CAFÉ and the most adorable players in all of Arizona.

For media wishing to attend or cover the green carpet for the exclusive grand opening “Party with the Puppies” please contact Matthew Windsor at for more information.

WHEN:              The PUPPY BOWL CAFÉ opens each day at 6:30 AM for food and beverage.

Puppies hit the field every day at 10:00 AM beginning on Thursday, January 29 through Sunday, February 1.

WHERE:          Super Bowl Central in Downtown Phoenix,

50 West Jefferson Street, Phoenix, AZ 850003

WHY:               Each February, the most anticipated sporting event featuring the cutest –  and adoptable – players arrives on Animal Planet.  Now, the joy and goodwill of the big game is available to visitors and media in Arizona with the PUPPY BOWL CAFÉ.

About Animal Planet

Animal Planet, a multi-media business unit of Discovery Communications, is the world's only entertainment brand that immerses viewers in the full range of life in the animal kingdom with rich, deep content via multiple platforms and offers animal lovers and pet owners access to a centralized online, television and mobile community for immersive, engaging, high-quality entertainment, information and enrichment. Animal Planet consists of the Animal Planet television network, available in more than 94 million homes in the US; online assets, the ultimate online destination for all things animal; Animal Planet L!VE, the go-to digital destination for round-the-clock, unfiltered access to the animal kingdom; and other media platforms including a robust Video-on-Demand (VOD) service, and merchandising extensions.

About the Arizona Humane Society 

Every pet deserves a good life. This passionate belief has driven the Arizona Humane Society to serve a critical role in our community for nearly 60 years. We rescue, heal, adopt and advocate for homeless, sick, injured and abused animals. Through collaborative partnerships, affordable community services, emergency rescue and our medical trauma center, we are committed to providing second chances and saving the lives of animals. Follow us on Twitter, become a fan on Facebook, sign-up for our eTails email newsletter, or visit our website.

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Matthew Windsor

Senior Publicist

Animal Planet

1 Discovery Place, Silver Spring, MD 20910