So, a precocious puppy and love struck horse are clearly the animal darlings of this year's Super Bowl commercial showings. But in case you're craving for more equine and canine buddy stories, here are a few other heartwarming examples of interspecies friendships -- refreshingly real, not intended to sell you beer.
It's probably fair to say that horses and dogs have been the most loyal friends to humans throughout history, so perhaps it shouldn't be too surprising that the two beloved creatures would hit it off with one another as well.
Meet Lucy and her good friend Whisky Brown. The Portuguese Water Dog and stallion pal are an inseparable pair, delighting in each other's company on a ranch in East Texas.