Author Topic: Furry ad running in the US  (Read 5981 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Timberwuff

  • Hero Member
  • Species: Grey Timberwolf
  • Just your everyday wolf
  • *****
  • Male
  • Posts: 1973
Furry ad running in the US
« on: June 20, 2015, 06:06:28 pm »
I just saw an ad on TV recently, encouraging people to get the whooping cough vaccine for their infants.
They did a good job creating an anthro wolf! They even made a video and the wolf is quite realistic looking (better than this photo in some ways).

30s Video ad (The wolf is only shown at the 22 second mark).
'      !
/ \_..._ / \   Follow me on Twitter!
| /  \_ /  \|
|   o.-.o   |
 \  ( O )   / 
 /'-- U --' \
 |    .:.     | /\ 
 |   /:;:\  |`  /
 |   |:;:|  |_ -' 
 /   |'-' |  \   
`""`    `""`    (Wuff character by Winter)

Offline Amducious

  • Hero Member
  • Species: Northern Sergal
  • Toss me in the ocean
  • *****
  • Male
  • Posts: 1784
Re: Furry ad running in the US
« Reply #1 on: June 20, 2015, 06:15:37 pm »
How cool and funny! Some ads on tv can be really weird but this is pretty cool, to raise awareness to get your vaccine! :) I already have the whooping cough vaccine and the TDAP so, I'm good for awhile.(got both vaccines 3 years ago.)
« Last Edit: June 20, 2015, 06:23:16 pm by Amducious »
Profile art By @Paxdoesart on Twitter

What is the true purpose of existing?

Add me on FA!

Offline WhiteAkitaKeiko

  • Sr. Member
  • Species: hug loving American Akita
  • I will find you, and I will hug you
  • ****
  • Female
  • Posts: 446
    • My FA
Re: Furry ad running in the US
« Reply #2 on: June 20, 2015, 06:30:57 pm »
That's stupendous and quite creative way to promote whooping cough vaccine!
It seems that the use of anthropomorphic animals is becoming more widespread in the advertising world! That can be positive since more artists would be able to get commercial work :).
The artist(s) did a great job portraying realism !

In my country, 75% of the ads are actually anthropomorphic animals :D !
Icon by myself

Choose wisely who you hate and hunt.
Because the shot you've used..might've been fatal

Offline Doc

  • Full Member
  • Species: Fox
  • Waffles are the best!
  • ***
  • Male
  • Posts: 228
Re: Furry ad running in the US
« Reply #3 on: June 21, 2015, 04:05:09 pm »
I wonder what the furry haters thought when they saw that.
(Original comment removed due to my forgetting what the title was.)
« Last Edit: July 13, 2015, 02:55:44 am by Doc »
Avatar by my best friend Taivana.

"Arguing with an engineer is like wrestling a pig in the mud. After a few hours, you realize they like it." -unknown.

Offline Old Rabbit

  • Species: Rabbit Artist
  • Birthday wisher.
  • *
  • Male
  • Posts: 16017
    • Art by Oldrabbit
Re: Furry ad running in the US
« Reply #4 on: July 06, 2015, 12:02:38 pm »
To be honest I probably would have been a bit scared to have seen a 6 foot tall
wolf when I was a little fellow.  :D

They did a fine job on the video and makeup though. :orbunny:
Avatar drawn by me.

Offline Rocket T. Coyote

  • Hero Member
  • Species: Canis Latrans Rocketus
  • The Furry Model Rocketeer
  • *****
  • Male
  • Posts: 3068
Re: Furry ad running in the US
« Reply #5 on: December 19, 2015, 10:09:38 am »
There's another ad running for some sort of medication where everyone is an animated anthro wolf for much of the commercial.

I seem to recall another ad with a gag about a witness relocation program, then shows a guy disguised as a kangaroo in the outback.
"The coyote is a living, breathing allegory of Want. He is always hungry. He is always poor, out of luck, and friendless. The meanest creatures despise him. And even the fleas would dessert him for a velocipide."~Mark Twain
(Baps the old humorist.)

Offline Iara Warriorfeather

  • Species: Velociraptor (Iara)
  • Dinosaur of Furtopia-On Hiatus!
  • *
  • Female
  • Posts: 1674
    • My Homepage
Re: Furry ad running in the US
« Reply #6 on: December 20, 2015, 05:33:33 pm »
There was an ad for a COPD medication that involved an animated wolf family and the elder wolf's struggles to blow down the pigs' houses. This ad looks much better though...
Furry Code:
FDC5adw A+ C+ D++ H++ M- P++++ R+ T++ W Z Sf RLS/LW* a+ cn+ d-- e+++ f+ h- iwf++ j p

My art and such