What's all this about murderous beasts?

Our pal Ad Nut, the surprisingly literate squirrel who reviews new ads for us (it's a long story), has a thing about dogs. Perhaps understandably, Ad Nut believes canines are 'murderous beasts' intent on rending innocent woodland creatures into bloody shreds. Ad Nut cannot help pointing this out whenever an ad features a dog (see below), and we editors have just learned to live with it.

Feb 8, 2021

Cruelty inflicted on humans to spotlight cruelty inflicted on dogs

A pro bono campaign by Forsman & Bodenfors for the Singapore SPCA highlights the barbarity of electric-shock collars used in dog training.

Dec 9, 2020

Humans eat dog food. And they like it.

Ogilvy and Furry's Kitchen had food influencers unwittingly dig into a degustation menu made up of doggie chow.

Dec 1, 2020

Want a dog? Use this slide deck from Pedigree to convince your partner

Pedigree and Colenso BBDO created a presentation (and some hilarious films) to convince young people to take a baby step into parenting—by adopting a dog.

Oct 5, 2020

Chic sheep: W+K creates a yarn about flocculent celebs for Merino wool

A China campaign by W+K Shanghai for The Woolmark Company explores the 'lifestyles of the soft and beautiful'.

Oct 2, 2020

'Let’s put a smile on that face', says Happiness Saigon

A mask with your smile printed on it? We’re not so sure.

Sep 18, 2020

Hugh Jackman transitions from villain to hero in hilarious coffee ad

If you think the actor is a nice guy in real life, well, you’re wrong.