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    Meet the 2013 Puppy Bowl lineup

    It’s an annual tradition: the Puppy Bowl, when Animal Planet unleashes adorable pooches across a miniature gridiron each Super Bowl Sunday. Here are some of the starting lineup for the ninth edition.

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    It's become an annual tradition: the Puppy Bowl, a counterprogramming stunt in which Animal Planet unleashes a passel of adorable pooches across a miniature gridiron and records their antics each Super Bowl Sunday. Here are some of the starting lineup for the ninth edition, which begins Sunday, Feb. 3, at 3 p.m. (ET) on Animal Planet.

    Name: Agatha

    Breed(s): Miniature Pinscher

    Sex: Female

    Age: 9 weeks

    Fun Fact: Loves to be the center of attention and get everyone going.

    Adoption Organization: IMPS (Internet Miniature Pinscher Services)

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    Breed(s): Labrador Retriever/Collie mix

    Sex: Male

    Age: 10 weeks

    Fun Fact: A totally amazing pup, originally from South Carolina.

    Adoption Organization: Lil' Monsters Animal Rescue

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    Breed(s): Siberian Husky/Retriever mix

    Sex: Female

    Age: 10 weeks

    Fun Fact: Loves to play, play, play and she loves toys.

    Adoption Organization: Wayside Waifs Rescue

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    Breed(s): Puerto Rican Sato

    Sex: Female

    Age: 12 weeks

    Fun Fact: Her mom is Julia Roberts, so she is destined for greatness.

    Adoption Organization: The Sato Project

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    Breed(s): Terrier mix

    Sex: Female

    Age: 11 weeks

    Fun Fact: Rode a plane, subway, AND a taxi in 24 hours.

    Adoption Organization: SPCALA

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    Breed(s): Puerto Rican Sato

    Sex: Female

    Age: 12 weeks

    Fun Fact: Rescued off of a beach in Puerto Rico called "Dead Dog Beach."

    Adoption Organization: The Sato Project

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    Breed(s): Labrador Retriever/Australian Shephard mix

    Sex: Male

    Age: 9 weeks

    Fun Fact: Loves to play and snuggle.

    Adoption Organization: Bonnie Blue Rescue

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    Breed(s): Dachshund/English Pit Bull mix

    Sex: Male

    Age: 9 weeks

    Fun Fact: Loves to shred paper.

    Adoption Organization: Furever Dachshund Rescue

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    Breed(s): Chow Chow/Labrador Retriever mix

    Sex: Female

    Age: 11 weeks

    Fun Fact: Loves to wrestle, but also likes to cuddle on the couch.

    Adoption Organization: Harley's Haven Rescue

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    Breed(s): Yorkshire Terrier

    Sex: Female

    Age: 12 weeks

    Fun Fact: Likes to wrestle with her two brothers.

    Adoption Organization: Shih Tzu and Furbaby Rescue

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    Breed(s): German Shepherd/Pit Bull mix

    Sex: Male

    Age: 10 weeks

    Fun Fact: Favorite toy is from Dunkin Donuts.

    Adoption Organization: Bergen County Animal Shelter

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    Breed(s): Catahoula mix

    Sex: Male

    Age: 10 weeks

    Fun Fact: Loves to pull his brother's tail.

    Adoption Organization: All 4 The Dogs Rescue

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    Breed(s): Chocolate Dachshund Smooth

    Sex: Male

    Age: 12 weeks

    Fun Fact: Is a lovable little terror.

    Adoption Organization: Furever Dachshund Rescue

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    Breed(s): Pit Bull/Hound mix

    Sex: Female

    Age: 13 weeks

    Fun Fact: A very sweet girl.

    Adoption Organization: Pitty Love Rescue

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    Breed(s): Great Pyrenees

    Sex: Female

    Age: 12 weeks

    Fun Fact: Is both a lover AND a fighter.

    Adoption Organization: Big Fluffy Dog Rescue

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    Breed(s): Catahoula/Boston Terrier mix

    Sex: Male

    Age: 4 months

    Fun Fact: Voted cutest puppy in Howl's Kitchen Manhattan. He is Expert at riding the subway.

    Adoption Organization: Howl's Kitchen Rescue

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    Breed(s): Catahoula Leopard Dog mix

    Sex: Male

    Age: 12 weeks

    Fun Fact: He likes to sleep on peoples' heads. It's something about the neck area, very warm.

    Adoption Organization: Gimme Shelter

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    Breed(s): Chow Chow/Labrador Retriever mix

    Sex: Female

    Age: 11 weeks

    Fun Fact: Is very faithful and independent.

    Adoption Organization: Harley's Haven Rescue

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    Breed(s): Japanese Chin

    Sex: Female

    Age: 8 weeks

    Fun Fact: Sweet and sassy, but she can also be very fierce with her brother Simba.

    Adoption Organization: Tails of Love Animal Rescue

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    Name: Pearl

    Breed(s): Australian Catahoula/Labrador Retriever mix

    Sex: Female

    Age: 9 weeks

    Fun Fact: A gorgeous blonde.

    Adoption Organization: Bonnie Blue Rescue

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    Breed(s): Dachshund/Basset Hound mix

    Sex: Female

    Age: 12 weeks

    Fun Fact: Loves to steal slippers.

    Adoption Organization: Furever Dachshund Rescue

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    Breed(s): Catahoula/Labrador Retriever mix

    Sex: Male

    Age: 9 weeks

    Fun Fact: He is a really soft super snuggler.

    Adoption Organization: Bonnie Blue Rescue

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    Breed(s): Japanese Chin

    Sex: Male

    Age: 8 weeks

    Fun Fact: Very playful and confident with other dogs.

    Adoption Organization: Tails of Love Animal Rescue

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    Breed(s): Schnauzer/Beagle mix

    Sex: Female

    Age: 10 weeks

    Fun Fact: Loves sleeping in hotel room beds.

    Adoption Organization: AHeinz57 Pet Rescue & Transport

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    Breed(s): German Shepherd/Pit mix

    Sex: Male

    Age: 10 weeks

    Fun Fact: The only black pup in his litter of six.

    Adoption Organization: Bergen County Animal Shelter

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    Breed(s): Miniature Pinscher

    Sex: Male

    Age: 9 weeks

    Fun Fact: The cutest of the litter and one of the hungriest.

    Adoption Organization: IMPS (Internet Miniature Pinscher Services)

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    Breed(s): Long-haired Chihuahua mix

    Sex: Female

    Age: 4 months

    Fun Fact: A very very puppy with the funniest ears ever.

    Adoption Organization: Gimme Shelter

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