If you're looking for a palate cleanser before what's likely to be a knock-down, drag-out match between the Seattle Seahawks and the New England Patriots on Feb. 1, tune in to Animal Planet at 3 p.m. for Puppy Bowl XI, with Team Ruff taking on Team Fluff, complete with giggling goat cheerleaders, a water bowl cam and an air show featuring hamsters piloting a Twizzlers biplane. Click through to see a look at 12 members of the starting lineup, and click here to find out more about the game.

Uber's puppy delivery service a howling success

#UberPuppyBowl a special promotion

The week is long, the weather is cold and Uber thinks we deserve some puppies in preparation for this year's Puppy Bowl.

Today, the ride-sharing service said it has partnered with Animal Planet  to deliver puppies to offices in select cities, for a $30 fee -- and every dollar from the service will support the shelter.

The participating cities are: Atlanta, Baltimore, Cleveland, Dallas, DC, Denver, Indianapolis,  LA, Phoenix and Seattle. 

Here's how it works: from 11 a.m.-3 p.m., interested customers can request the "PUPPIES" option in the Uber app. Once the puppies arrive, you'll have 15 minutes of playtime. (Make sure you have an enclosed space for them.)

Uber said it expects the "cute little canines" will be in high demand, so availability will be limited. All participating dogs are available for adoption.

Looking for more cuteness? Here's a look at the lineup for this year's Puppy Bowl

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