Saturday, February 2, 2013

A Missouri Star is Born

How exciting to wake up this morning and see this!

Clydesdale star of Super Bowl ad is newborn foal

The Associated Press

BOONVILLE, Mo. — For decades, Anheuser-Busch has used its famous Clydesdales in Super Bowl ads for Budweiser. The latest star is barely two weeks old.

A foal born Jan. 16 at Anheuser-Busch's Warm Springs Ranch near the mid-Missouri town of Boonville is featured in an ad that will appear in Sunday's game between the NFC champion San Francisco 49ers and AFC champion Baltimore Ravens.

The 60-second ad chronicles the bond a Clydesdale foal shares with his trainer. The foal was just a week old when the ad was filmed.

Clydesdale Super Bowl Star

A young Clydesdale foal walks around the feet of her mother at Warm Springs Ranch Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013, in Boonville, Mo. The foal, born Jan, 16, 2013 at the ranch, is the star of a Budweiser commercial set to air during Super Bowl XLVII on Sunday.

- Jeff Roberson /AP Photo


A newborn foal, born in Booneville, Missouri is

going to be featured in the Super Bowl commercial!

Warning, it’s a tear-jerker!