Chicken Soup for the Soul’s Animal Tales
- MPAA Rating:
- 19 mins
- Hosted by Eva LaRue
- Michele Gardner-Smith
Content at a Glance
some episodes include discomforting scenes of animals with wounds, missing limbs and shown during surgery.
Meet animal rescue teams and animal advocates helping lost pets find homes, serve and assist people, and learn some of the responsibilities that come with caring for four-legged friends.
Chicken Soup for the Soul’s Animal Tales, hosted by Eva LaRue, is an episodic program that includes three to four unrelated stories about people or animals making a positive difference in the lives of others. Some of the stories focus on individuals who go out of their way to care for animals, while other stories focus on animals assisting people in need.Through some of the stories, the viewer will learn how animal rescue teams and compassionate individuals help wounded or lost animals. Oftentimes pets are wounded or displaced when natural disasters like flash floods, hurricanes or tornadoes occur. Viewers will see how these dedicated people help reunite pets with their families or find them forever homes. Other stories show how wounded or disfigured animals get a second chance at life through the love and bond of caring individuals. Several stories spotlight animals providing assistance to people in need. Viewers will learn about therapy animals that provide emotional support and comfort to people with disabilities, behavioral difficulties and illnesses. Other stories focus on service animals helping military or law enforcement personnel. Chicken Soup for the Soul’s Animal Tales is an inspiring show that highlights the positive effect animals have on people’s lives. Each story contains elements of hope despite challenges or obstacles faced. The program is also informative as viewers will learn some of the responsibilities of caring for a pet. With its encouraging message, the show earns our Dove-Approved Seal for All Ages. The Dove Take: This show’s touching stories of individuals dedicated to helping animals and animals changing people’s lives will inspire viewers of all ages.
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