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22 Adorable Dog Breeds You'll See in Puppy Bowl 2014

Puppy Bowl X

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Let’s be honest—this is the lineup we’re really interested in seeing on Sunday. Puppy Bowl X premieres at 3 p.m. EST on Animal Planet and will feature 66 puppies total, who will score touchdowns when they cross the end zone with a toy. We rounded up photos of the breeds you can expect too see during the cutest showdown of the year.

(Note: These are not photos of the actual competitors, as the headshots for the starting lineup on Animal Planet's website are, frankly, not that flattering. We think those dogs need new representation. Instead, look into the soulful eyes and button-nosed snouts of similar pups on the following pages.)

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Labrador Retriever

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This year’s competitors include 13-week-old male pups Abdiel and Parker, as well as Benton, a 12-week-old male, who is training to become a guide dog.

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Poodle

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A few poodles and mixes take the stage this year. A 12-week-old Alvin, 14-week-old Coco, and 16-week-old Lucy. 

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Labrador Retriever/Sato Mix

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Among the black labrador competitors is 12-week-old Artemis, a female, who is also part sato. 

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Boxer

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Adorable boxers August and Prada will battle it out with Bayla, a boxer-hound mix.

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Dalmation

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12-week-old Aurora will give Pongo a run for his money. 

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Bernese Mountain Dog

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This year’s Bernese mountain dog is named Bach. He's a 14-month-old male who’s also part poodle.  

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American Eskimo

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Brody, not to be confused with the Homeland terrorist, is the only one of his breed at the event.

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Spaniel

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All eyes in the spaniel category are on Cody, a 12-week-old male.

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Papillon Mix

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Remember that dog from How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days? Look out for the same breed when Danny, a 12-week-old male, hits your TV on Sunday.

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Terrier Mix

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Dee Dee, a 14-week-old female, is one of the most grown-up puppies in the group.

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Pit Bull

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No need to fear pit bull puppies, especially this year’s contenders: 14-week-old Delachaise, 16-week-old Mila, and 12-week-old Tyga. 

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Old English Sheepdog Mix

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Keep your eyes out for Ginger, a 12-week-old English sheepdog mix. 

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Great Pyrenees

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Hudson, a 14-week-old male, and Shyla, a 14-week-old female, hail from the National Great Pyrenees Rescue.

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Bassett Hound

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Too-cute-for-words Lily, a 14-week-old female, has to be careful not to trip over her own ears, while 18-week-old Val Helsing has this problem under control. 

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Dachsund

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Mandy, a 17-week-old female, is a dachsund and hound mix who will represent the short-legged cuties alongside Ullie, a 12-week-old female dachsund-chichuaha mix. 

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Shih Tzu

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Watch out for Max, a 16-week-old ball of fur, and Roxy, a 14-week-old shih tzu-chihuahua mix. 

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Schnauzer

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Opie, a 14-year-old male, is part schnauzer and part terrier. 

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Havanese

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Pong, a 12-week-old female, is a black-and-white Havanese mix. 

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Yorkshire Terrier

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Sparky, the 16-week-old male, is the only yorkie on the lineup.

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Siberian Husky

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Sharing a name with one of Hollywood’s favorite children is Suri, a 14-week-old Siberian husky.

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Italian Greyhound

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Taser, a 12-week-old, has the other pups beat when it comes to height.

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