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MPAA Rated PG for thematic elements, some peril and language

Sex & Nudity

  • None. There are no sex or nudity in this movie. This is completely family drama.

Violence & Gore

  • Violence in the sense of animals threatening other animals, dog catcher forcibly removing animals, very mild.
  • Dogs are taken to Animal Control forcibly.


  • A 'What the h*ll' at the start, and I think a 'd*mn' near the start, but that's it as I recall.
  • Some name-calling.
  • A couple characters said Screwed Up.

Alcohol, Drugs & Smoking

Frightening & Intense Scenes

  • Animals threatening other animals, but nothing intense.
  • Some intense moments involving dogs in peril, a homeless man's dead body, and other intense moments.
  • The Animal Control scene when a dog catcher is trying to take away dog from owner is very upsetting, especially to dog-lovers.


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Violence & Gore

  • A homeless man's dead body is found and the dog is nearly starved to death but survives.
  • Animals attack an animal, but the animal's friend who is also an animal fends off the attacking animals in an intense fight with some intense scuffling and hitting.

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