New work for Merrick Petcare

May 20, 2019

Bachelorette mania has swept the offices of The Escape Pod and client Merrick Petcare. It’s kind of irresistible.

Then we discovered that 76% of women wouldn’t date a man their dog didn’t take to. (per

Which makes sense.

Dogs pick up on human energy, positive or negative. They can be better judges of character than their owners.

This led us to this idea. The Barklorette. We let a dog, Finn, select a potential mate for his owner Amanda.

And Finn nailed it. This dog was born to play this role.

Kudos to production partner Gravity Well for pulling this all together at short notice. And cheers to our client Merrick Petcare for providing the impetus for this idea. It was a true collaboration.

Personally I think this should be a spinoff TV show. It makes so much sense.

You can read more about it here.


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