Hush Puppies is an American internationally marketed brand of contemporary, casual footwear for men, women and children. The shoes have been described as \"the classic American brushed-suede shoes with the lightweight crepe sole\". A division of Wolverine World Wide, Hush Puppies is headquartered in Rockford, Michigan. Wolverine markets and completely licenses the Hush Puppies name for footwear in over 120 countries throughout the world. In addition, the Hush Puppies name is licensed for non-footwear fashion categories, including clothing, eyewear, plush toys and more.