Lifestyle Pets How to Watch the Kitten Bowl When You Realize Super Bowl 2020 Has No Cats Hallmark Channel is bringing back their Kitten Bowl for the seventh year in a row By Kelli Bender Kelli Bender Kelli Bender is the Pets Editor for PEOPLE Digital and PEOPLE magazine. She has been with the PEOPLE brand for more than eight years, working as a writer/producer across PEOPLE's Lifestyle, Features, and Entertainment verticals before taking on her current role. Kelli is also an editor on PEOPLE's Stories to Make You Smile and serves as an editorial lead on PEOPLE's World's Cutest Rescue Dog Contest and Pet Product Awards. Before joining PEOPLE, Kelli helped AOL and Whalerock launch a pet lifestyle site called PawNation. She is a pet parent to a cat named Wallace, and her professional and personal devotion to animals has taken her to three dog weddings ... so far. People Editorial Guidelines Published on January 27, 2020 09:00 AM Share Tweet Pin Email Photo: Crown Media United States, LLC/HALLMARK CHANNEL Sure, Super Bowl 2020 pairs the two best NFL teams of the season, but does it have cats? Instead of wasting your time hoping that the MetLife cat will make an appearance during the big game in Miami, watch the Kitten Bowl: where feline action is guaranteed. This year will mark the seventh time Hallmark Channel’s Kitten Bowl has graced our televisions on Super Bowl Sunday. Kitten Bowl VII includes over 100 kittens and cats athletes — all of whom have been adopted into loving homes — making up four teams. Crown Media United States, LLC/HALLMARK CHANNEL Almost all of the furry players, including Furry Bradshaw, Jacques LeMew and E-Squeakiel Elliot, were rescued by North Shore Animal League America before going on to loving homes. Black Cat Runs Onto MetLife Stadium Field and Interrupts Monday Night Football Game Crown Media United States, LLC/HALLMARK CHANNEL On Kitten Bowl Sunday, there will be two play-off games followed by a championship game. That’s two more games than the regular Super Bowl. Of course, there will be plenty of animal-packed festivities included before, during and after the Kitten Bowl’s games. Crown Media United States, LLC/HALLMARK CHANNEL To get in on the animal action, all you have to do is make sure you have control of the remote on the afternoon of Super Bowl Sunday. Kitten Bowl VII is airing on Hallmark Channel on Sunday, Feb 2nd at (2 p.m. ET/PT). Puppy Bowl Is Coming! Meet the Adorable Pup Players Taking the Field on Super Bowl Sunday Crown Media United States, LLC/HALLMARK CHANNEL If that isn’t enough quality kitty time for you, the Hallmark Channel is airing their second annual Cat Bowl on Saturday, February 1st, 2020 11pm EST/PST. The Cat Bowl is a companion competition to the Kitten Bowl, which will feature adult, senior and special-needs felines.