12 Dogs of Christmas: Great Puppy Rescue rating info

12 Dogs of Christmas: Great Puppy Rescue

Overall A-

When Emma (Danielle Chuchran) returns to Doverville to attend a funeral, she discovers the passing of her friend has left in jeopardy her dog orphanage. Joining forces with her friend's son (Skyler Holman), the pair set out to rescue the puppies.

Violence B-
Sexual Content A-
Profanity A
Substance Use A-

Why is 12 Dogs of Christmas: Great Puppy Rescue rated PG? The MPAA rated 12 Dogs of Christmas: Great Puppy Rescue PG for mild thematic elements including an accident.

Run Time: 102 minutes

Official Movie Site

Read Our Full Review & Parent Discussion Questions Here

12 Dogs of Christmas: Great Puppy Rescue
Rating & Content Info

Please read our content details for this movie to help determine if it is suitable. We also encourage you to check our full review.

Why is 12 Dogs of Christmas: Great Puppy Rescue rated PG? 12 Dogs of Christmas: Great Puppy Rescue is rated PG by the MPAA for mild thematic elements including an accident.

Violence: A car accident is depicted, which includes an explosion and results in sever injury (no blood is shown). Dogs are trapped, but later rescued, from a burning building. A character’s death is discussed, and rabies is suggested as a factor. Characters talk about euthanizing animals. A character is locked in a small room. Adult characters are manipulated by other townsfolk.

Sexual Content: Brief kissing and mild flirtation is depicted between teens. Some female cheerleaders wear short skirts and dancer in the Christmas production.

Language: None noted.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Medical equipment and syringes are shown. Use of performance enhancing drugs on racing dogs is implied.

Page last updated

12 Dogs of Christmas: Great Puppy Rescue
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia Not Rated
Alberta Not Rated
Manitoba Not Rated
Ontario Not Rated
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video G

News About "12 Dogs of Christmas: Great Puppy Rescue"

Cast and Crew

12 Dogs of Christmas: Great Puppy Rescue is directed by Kieth Merrill and stars Danielle Chuchran, Skyler Holman, Sean Patrick Flanery, B.D. Sweeney, Alli Simpson.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of 12 Dogs of Christmas: Great Puppy Rescue movie is October 8, 2012. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: 12 Dogs of Christmas: Great Puppy Rescue

Release Date: 9 October 2012

12 Dogs of Christmas: Great Puppy Rescue release to home video with the following bonus extras:

- What’s Your Favourite Dog?

- Behind the Scenes of 12 Dogs of Christmas: Great Puppy Rescue

- Working with Academy Award® Winning Writer/Director Kieth Merrill

- The Basketball Game Sequence

- Behind the scenes at the 12 Dogs of Christmas Finale

Related home video titles:

If you are passionate about pups, check out these other four-legged tails: 101 Dalmatians, Because of Winn Dixie, Hotel for Dogs and My Dog Skip.