10 Classic Animal Movies



Rated: PG

Year: 1996

Cast: Blake Heron, J. Madison Wright, Scott Wilson, Michael Moriarty

When Marty finds a runaway beagle on a bridge, he does everything in his power to save the dog from its abusive owner. He secretly shelters the frightened dog in his home and cares for it.

What Parents Like: Based on the Phyllis Reynolds Naylor book, the story raises ethical questions about abuse and lying.

What Kids Like: Marty is a hero who takes action for what he believes is just. The transformation of Shiloh from a scared and cowering dog into a healthy and strong best friend is uplifting -- and a testament to the power of healing.

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