Our list of the best dog movies on Netflix will give you all the feels. Click to choose movies that are heart-warming and funny, whether you’re a dog owner or just a dog lover. You’ll be laughing when you meet some of these confident movie characters.
I am an animal person. Always have been. Since I was born, my parents or my family have always had a furry friend.
Except for when we couldn’t have one while my brother was being treated for a pet allergy or when my landlord has forbidden owning one.
Best Dog Movies on Netflix
The Healing Powers of Dude
When an 11-year-old boy with social anxiety disorder starts middle school, he finds strength in a scruffy emotional support dog named Dude. | Stream on Netflix
When a schoolteacher inherits an adorable pug, she has to find a way to take care of it while dealing with her flatlining love life. | Stream on Netflix
Benji (Netflix series)
A determined dog comes to the rescue and helps heal a broken family when a young boy and his sister stumble into some serious danger. … His name is Benji, and he’s technically a mutt. (Watch on Netflix)
After a singing pup with big dreams of stardom gets dognapped and escapes with a friend’s help, her journey home is a fun, music-filled adventure. (Watch on Netflix)
Returning Pup Star champ Tiny has her Yorkie paws full after an evil rival replaces her with street dog Scrappy during the national competition. (Watch on Netflix)
Talented pooches from around the world compete to be the next Pup Star, but behind-the-scenes schemes threaten to ruin the fun. (Watch on Netflix)
She’s one evil cat, scratching her way to the top. Only a dog-cat alliance can stop her. Think of the hairballs. (Watch on Netflix)
This tale follows German shepherd Bolt, a canine actor who makes a cross-country trek when he’s mistakenly shipped from Hollywood to New York City. (Watch on Netflix)
A spunky terrier named Russell with serious wrestling chops becomes a sports phenomenon with the help of his coach, a monkey named Hunk. (Watch on Netflix)
Dog Movies on Netflix – 2018
Here are all of the dog movies on Netflix in 2018.
Premiering on November 16, 2018, is the Dogs docuseries. The series is “an elegant, engaging, and cinematic vérité documentary series celebrating the deep emotional bonds between people and their beloved four-legged best friends.” (Watch on Netflix)
A loyal wolfdog’s curiosity leads him on the adventure of a lifetime while serving a series of three distinctly different masters. | Watch on Netflix
Six Puppies & Us
From snuggles to sleepless nights, six families navigate the ups and downs of puppy ownership in the formative first year of their pet’s life. | Watch on Netflix
Talented pooches from around the world compete to be the next Pup Star, but behind-the-scenes schemes threaten to ruin the fun. | Watch on Netflix
Life in the Doghouse
A couple operates a bustling dog rescue out of their own home, vowing to give a safe space to the neediest pups on the planet. | Stream on Netflix
More Family Friendly Movies on Netflix:
- Children’s Movies on Netflix
- Netflix Movies Based on Books (for kids 11-12)
- Netflix Movies Based on Books (for kids 8-10)
If you have kids, check out this post about child safety with dogs.
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