9 Best Dog Movies of All Time

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What’s better than laying in bed to watch a movie? Laying in bed to watch a dog movie!

Classic dog movies will always entertain. Their touching stories, adorable puppy moments, and funny scenes will never get old.

Check out these awesome movies about dogs. Whether you’re with a friend, partner, or the whole family, there’s a film that fits your genre.

Lady and the Tramp

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Lady and the Tramp is a classic Disney animated movie about the female American Cocker Spaniel named Lady from an aristocratic family. She met a stray dog, Tramp, with whom she shares adventures.

Like other Disney movies, it contains beautiful songs, including The Siamese Cat Song. 

Lady and the Tramp also has one of the most iconic movie scenes of all time, where the two pups share a spaghetti strand.

Watch Lady and the Tramp to join the adventures of the adorable Cocker Spaniel, Lady.

Togo

Togo (Original Soundtrack)

Togo is a historical fiction film produced by Walt Disney Pictures in 2019. It centers on Leonhard Seppala and his furry friend, Togo, during the 1925 serum run to Nome. 

It’s based on the 1925 event where a diphtheria outbreak in Alaska put 10,000 people at risk. The heroic Siberian Husky led many sled dogs to deliver the treatment to the outbreak across Alaska.

Starring the amazing Willem Dafoe as Seppala, who raised and trained Togo to become the hero of the story.

Fun fact, Diesel, the dog who plays Togo in the movie, is actually a descendant of the real Togo.

Togo is a heartwarming movie that remains faithful to this wonderful true story of dogs saving lives.

Listen to Togo’s official soundtrack or watch it on Disney.

The Art of Racing in the Rain

The Art of Racing in the Rain

The Art of Racing in the Rain stars Denny Swift, a Formula One racer with three loves: his daughter, wife, and dog best friend Enzo, whom he wants to reincarnate into a human.

The book turned movie begins at the ending of the story, where Enzo dies as an old, tired dog. Throughout the story, you’ll see how Enzo prepares Denny for his death without Denny knowing it.

Watch The Art of Racing in the Rain if you want to experience a whirlwind of emotions. 

A Dog’s Journey

A Dog's Journey

One of the most popular and sweetest dog films in the modern-day world is A Dog’s Journey, which focuses on Bailey and Ethan’s tearjerker moments. 

The movie, set on a Michigan Farm, shows Bailey preparing to leave the world to be reincarnated in a new one. He promises his owners they will find CJ, their baby granddaughter, and protect her at all costs. 

You can watch A Dog’s Journey to see Bailey and Ethan’s passionate relationship.

The Secret Life of Pets

The Secret Life of Pets

The Secret Life of Pets is a light and fun movie for all ages, starring a spoiled Terrier named Max who lives in the hustle and bustle of New York City. 

He joins forces with the new pet, Duke, to rescue abandoned pets. 

This movie is perfect for families of dog lovers. It will have you wondering what your furry friend is up to when no one is around. 

Watch The Secret Life of Pets now.

Dog Days

Dog Days

Dog Days is a 2018 romantic movie for couples with fur babies. The lovey-dovey film shows separate yet intertwining love stories between dog owners in Los Angeles. 

It’s a feel-good film for anyone who wants a good laugh and hopes to find love through their canine friends.

Watch Dog Days if you want a good mix of fun and romance.

Beethoven

Beethoven

Beethoven is a 1992 dog film for kids ages eight and up. This comedy features a mischievous household St. Bernard who’s also helpful and kind. 

Beethoven stands up against bullies, rescues people, and loves his owners despite being destructive at times.

Watch the gentle giant Beethoven now to get your puppy fix.

Bolt

Bolt

Bolt is an animated movie released in 2008 about a TV show star, Bolt, who’s a White Swiss Shepherd puppy. He was made to believe that his “superpowers” were real to make the show more realistic.

Watch this movie to see how Bolt accepts that he’s just a normal dog. It’s a funny, light, and sad movie that will teach children so many life lessons.

101 Dalmatians

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One Hundred and One Dalmatians is an all-time favorite Disney movie. 

Based on the 1956 novel by Dodie Smith, 101 Dalmatians is about Pongo and Perdita, who have a huge litter of puppies.

Cruella De Vil hires criminals to steal these puppies so she can make luxurious coats. 

Watch One Hundred and One Dalmatians to understand how much animals deserve love and deep respect.

Dogs are Superstars

Treat yourself to one of these dog movies to help you realize that dogs are really a wonderful addition to our lives.

Whether you’re watching with your significant other, kids, or by yourself, there’s a dog movie that will speak to your soul.

If you’re interested, check out this list of dog movies made from books.