From survivor to rock star, A Dog Named Gucci is the story of a puppy set on fire and the brave man who came to his rescue. But for Doug James saving Gucci was just the beginning. Together they would forge a forever bond of devotion and perseverance and work to change the non-existent animal cruelty laws in their home state, proving that justice is a dog's best friend.

  • DirectorGorman Bechard
  • Starring
    Doug James
  • Runtime 1 hr 25 min
  • StudioWhat Were We Thinkin
  • QualityHD

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