Will Budweiser strike again? Puppy ad getting pre-Super Bowl buzz

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Budweiser touts itself as the King of Beers, but the brewer might as well have another title: King of Super Bowl Commercials.

As of Friday morning, the ad (“Puppy Love”) has already gotten more than 23 million views on YouTube. It tells the story of a puppy who escapes from an animal shelter and wanders onto a neighboring horse farm where he bonds with one of the horses.

Watch it here:

The ad is a sequel of sorts to “Brotherhood,” a commercial last year that featured the same farmer. Here’s the ad that tugged at a lot of heartstrings in 2013:

And check out our recap of some of last year’s best Super Bowl commercials!