Did Volkswagen's New Star Wars Super Bowl Ad Ripoff This Adorable Dog?

A pair of animators in Portland made their Italian Greyhound "Bones Mello" famous when they dressed him up as an AT-AT last October. So when we saw the Volkswagen Star Wars barking dog Super Bowl commercial preview last night we assumed the pup dressed up as an AT-AT was him. The animators, however, say it's not. Now… » 1/19/12 12:30pm 1/19/12 12:30pm