THE ARIZONA HUMANE SOCIETY TEAMS UP WITH UBER AND ANIMAL PLANET TO BRING PUPPY BOWL ON DEMAND TO PHOENIX For the second straight year and in preparation for the biggest event in canine sports history, Animal Planet’s PUPPY BOWL XII and the Arizona Humane Society (AHS) are teaming up with Uber and Animal Planet to deliver puppies to animal lovers across Phoenix on Wednesday, February 3, between 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. for puppy cuddles. Phoenix is one of nine cities across the country participating in this event. For just $30, participants will have 15 minutes of snuggle time with pups, with every dollar from each visit donated directly to the Arizona Humane Society. In addition, Animal Planet will generously be matching all donations! pool-pups How it works:
  1. Open your Uber app between 11 a.m. & 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb 3, 2016 2. Request the “PUPPIES” option in your app 3. Once the puppies arrive, you and your friends and co-workers will get to enjoy 15 minutes of furry cuteness
  2. Additional donations can be made at azhumane.org
Many of the participating puppies will then be available for adoption Wednesday, February 3 at 3 p.m. at the Arizona Humane Society’s Campus for Compassion located at 1521 W. Dobbins Road in Phoenix. Demand for Uber Puppy Bowl is expected to be very high, so your patience is appreciated. Participants are encouraged to post their experience on social media using #UberPuppyBowl. New to Uber? Don’t let that be the reason you’re kept on the leash. Download the Uber app and enter the promotion code PUPPYBOWL2016 for $20 off your first ride. UPDATE 2/4/16: Uber Puppy Bowl 2016 was a wonderful day full of puppy snuggles and kisses! We made roughly 20 stops throughout the day, bringing puppy joy to businesses throughout Scottsdale, Tempe and Phoenix! Uber puppies went up for adoption once play time was over and a few of them found their new homes that night! To see the Uber puppies, as well as all of our other adoptable pups, still awaiting their fur-ever homes, please visit our adoptable dogs page. Uber Puppy Bowl 2016 was a big hit throughout Arizona, including being featured in this adorable article from Azcentral and video clip showing the puppies in action on 3TV!    
January 18, 2016