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Susie's Hope (2013)

 -  Drama | Family  -  1 May 2014 (USA)
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A survivor of a pit bull attack, Donna Lawrence, adopts a pit bull-mix puppy, Susie, that has been beaten, set on fire, and left for dead. Together, they lead a historic effort to seek justice and protection for all animals.

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A survivor of a pit bull attack, Donna Lawrence, adopts a pit bull-mix puppy, Susie, that has been beaten, set on fire, and left for dead. Together, they learn to heal, love, and forgive as they lead a historic effort to seek justice and protection for all animals. Written by Dan Kelly

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Because every now and then, we all need rescuing.

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N.C. State Senator Don Vaughan, who introduced "Susie's Law" to the legislature, appears in the film. He is played by Jon Provost, who played Timmy in Lassie. See more »

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Compelling Story, Grab a Tissue
5 August 2014 | by (Houston, Texas) – See all my reviews

As an animal lover who has 3 rescue dogs and 1 foster pup right now, I give a huge thumbs up to Susie's Hope. Such a compelling story of overcoming adversity and breed prejudice. This movie is so important to show how we as humans get second chances but animals, now a days (especially pit bulls/mixes) get the short end of the stick. Through Donna's bravery and refusal to take no for an answer, she was able to make a huge strides on the immediate need for animal rights reform. I could not be happier that Susie's story is now being told on the national stage. She and Donna are an inspiration to all. I will watch this movie over and over again.


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