A Clydesdale Valentine

Look what greeted me when I opened my newest TV Guide. The text in the graphic says 25 of the 101 Budweiser Super Bowl commercials have included the Clydesdales. From the Jan. 30 - Feb 12, 2017, issue of TV Guide Magazine. Actually, the text says "featuring Clydesdales." Here lately, the commercials have been mostly "including." ...

Don’t blink or you’ll miss Super Bowl Clydesdales

Click for video of the 2011 Budweiser Super Bowl commercial featuring the Clydesdales. Did you blink while you watched the commercial? If so, you missed seeing the Clydesdales. Click and watch it again. I don't know about you, but I feel cheated. Especially after all the fanfare. (more…)

Budweiser Clydesdales’ Acting Coach

Video of Robin Wiltshire training the Budweiser Clydesdales. Haven't you always wondered if the Clydesdales in the commercials weren't really computer-generated animations? Well, they're not. They're real horses that have a "day job" pulling the famous Budweiser hitch. Their acting coach/trainer is an Australian who originally came to Wyoming to ride on the rodeo circuit. (more…)

The Super Bowl & the Budweiser Clydesdales commercials

Last year's Budweiser Clydesdales Super Bowl commercial. A few years ago, I was a patient in a teaching hospital.  Every day, a gaggle of doctors and medical students making rounds gathered at the foot of my bed. Once, in response to a question, I made some reference about a pain medication being "strong enough to take down ...