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Casey's Shadow Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
A complex tale of morals and animal cruelty.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1978)
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Where the Red Fern Grows Book Poster Image
age 9+
Tearjerker about country boy and his hound dogs.
By Wilson Rawls
(1961)
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Chop Socky Chooks TV Poster Image
age 9+
Bizarre action 'toon mixes violence, stereotypes.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2008)
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Far from Home: The Adventures of Yellow Dog Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Gripping tale of survival; some peril, emotional intensity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1995)
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The Man from Snowy River Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Family-friendly Western with moments of harsh conflict.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1982)
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Wildwood: The Wildwood Chronicles, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Exciting enchanted forest adventure to save baby brother.
By Colin Meloy
(2011)
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A Christmas Wedding Tail Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Artless time waster with talking dogs and grieving kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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Return to Snowy River Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Occasionally violent sequel emphasizes love over status.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1988)
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Ice Island Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Tense adventure as dogsled run becomes race for survival.
By Sherry Shahan
(2012)
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First Dog Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Ludicrous dog romp with some violence, consumerism.
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(Release Year: 2011)
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Miracle Dogs Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Heartwarming boy-and-dog story with life and death issues.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2007)
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A Town Called Panic Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Stop-motion comedy adventure with subtitles, a few curses.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
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Frankenweenie Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Burton's creepy young Frankenstein is perfect for tweens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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A Cat in Paris Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Animated thriller's action makes it best for older kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Paws Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Silly talking dog movie with some violence, serious themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1997)
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Malcolm at Midnight Book Poster Image
age 9+
Exciting story of misunderstood rat who becomes a hero.
By W.H. Beck
(2012)
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12 Dogs of Christmas: Great Puppy Rescue Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Cute dogs can't save muddled sequel with constant peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Harvest Moon 3D: A New Beginning Game Poster Image
age 9+
Cute, open-ended farming series adds more customization.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2012)
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Warriors Series Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Cat clans mirror human issues in popular series.
By Erin Hunter, Cherith Baldry, Kate Cary, Tui T. Sutherland
(2003)
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The Dogfather Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Iffy humor and stereotyping in slapstick dog movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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