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Lady and the Tramp (2019) Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Remake has humor and heart; some peril, emotional intensity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Arctic Dogs Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Strong voice cast can't save bland animated adventure.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2019)
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Cinderella Liberator Book Poster Image
age 8+
Fresh take on classic tale boosts being true, free self.
By Rebecca Solnit
(2019)
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Endling #2: The First Book Poster Image
age 8+
Friends battle extinction in heart-filled, thrilling sequel.
By Katherine Applegate
(2019)
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Kawaii Kitchen App Poster Image
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age 6+
Super cute arcade diner satisfies gamers' hunger.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2019)
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Katt vs. Dogg Book Poster Image
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age 8+
Fun tale skewers prejudice and those who profit from it.
By James Patterson, Chris Grabenstein
(2019)
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Klawde: Evil Alien Warlord Cat Series Book Poster Image
age 8+
Funny mishaps of battle-loving alien cat and kind boy.
By Johnny Marciano, Emily Chenoweth
(2019)
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Patrick Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Mild British comedy should have had more dog, less human.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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PawParazzi Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Predictable, poorly executed romcom with talking dogs.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Superpower Dogs Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Science docu unleashes pup power potential; mild peril.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Rainbow Butterfly Unicorn Kitty TV Poster Image
age 6+
Spirited feline's so-so adventures celebrate uniqueness.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2019)
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Warrior Cats Website Poster Image
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age 8+
Sparse site content may leave book fans meowing for more.
URL: https://warriorcats.com
(2019)
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Dog Diaries: A Middle School Story Book Poster Image
age 6+
Rafe's dog tells bouncy tale in Middle School spin-off.
By James Patterson, Steven Butler
(2018)
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It’s Not Easy Being Mimi: Mimi's World, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 6+
Friendship tale has sweet message, some gender stereotypes.
By Linda Davick
(2018)
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Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Interesting tale of plucky WWI dog has some war violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Pick of the Litter Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
"Dog"umentary fetches empathy, enlightenment, warm fuzzies.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Hello Cats App Poster Image
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age 8+
Puzzle game uses violence toward cats to solve situations.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
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Puppy Star Christmas Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Cute puppies, slapstick silliness in sweet sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Show Dogs Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Talking-animal buddy comedy dogged by controversy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Russian Subway Dogs Game Poster Image
age 8+
Fun retro action game mixes pixels, politics, and fast play.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2018)
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