The Top Dogs Of 2012: The Best In Canine Creativity

While recognizing that in life, you see what you want to see, even the dog fans among us couldn’t escape the fact that 2012 was the year of the canine in advertising and pop culture in general.

Cats may be the once and forever queens of the Internet, but dogs took a bite out of their share of mind this year with Super Bowl appearances, high profile stunts, and regular old feats of viral hilarity.

In the slide show above, a rundown of the best dog videos and other cultural moments from 2012.

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