Boycott Skechers for Promoting Dog Racing in the Superbowl
Controversial Super Bowl Commercial from Skechers Has Many Upset
Jan 20, 2012 — "For many, the Skechers commercial is controversial because it appears to support dog racing, a sport considered to be cruel and inhumane by many animal lovers. Additionally, the segment has caught flak for being filmed at the Tucson Greyhound Park, a racetrack that reportedly has a less than stellar reputation. According to Grey2K USA, the only full-time organization with the mission of protecting greyhounds nationwide, the commercial has dog lovers “barking” mad."