We all love dogs and the dog is man’s true friend. The animated dog movies are full of cute characters, and lots of humor with inspiring stories. For all dog lovers, we are here with a list of some of the best-animated dog movies that you’ll surely love. So, let’s get started…….
Here is the list of Best Animated Dog Movies on Netflix:
10. Arctic Dogs
- IMDb Rating: 4.4/10
- Creator: Aaron Woodley, Bob Barlen, Bryan Thompson, Cal Brunker.
- Director: Aaron Woodley.
- Cast: Aaron Woodley, Alec Baldwin, Anjelica Huston, Donny Falsetti, Heidi Klum, James Franco, Jeremy Renner.
Arctic Dogs is an animated adventure film, focused on an elite squad of canine soldiers and their battlefield adventures in the Arctic. When evil Otto Von Walrus schemes to melt the Arctic, ambitious delivery fox Swifty assembles a ragtag crew to protect the planet and save humanity. It is a wonderful movie with a message of teamwork and persistence.
9. Elf Pets: Santa’s St. Bernards Save Christmas
- IMDb Rating: 5.2/10
- Director: Chanda A. Bell.
- Cast: Brad Hyland, Dean Balkwill, Jordan Holroyd, Jordan Oldknow, Kendyl Bell, Lauren Revard.
This holiday, family viewers should check out Elf Pets: Santa’s St. Bernards Save Christmas. This short film delivers an interesting premise featuring Santa’s loyal puppies. Any viewer will want to see St. Bernard puppies brave a blizzard to save Christmas.
- IMDb Rating: 5.7/10
- Director: Tony Cervone.
- Cast: Amanda Seyfried, Frank Welker, Gina Rodriguez, Jason Isaacs, Ken Jeong, Kiersey Clemons, Mark Wahlberg.
The film shows the story of Scooby, Shaggy, and the Mystery Inc. gang who unfold the most challenging mystery of Dick Dastardly‘s plot to unlock the mighty ghost dog Cerberus upon the world. The gang sets out on a mission to ruin Dick’s evil plan with the help of a superhero Blue Falcon.
7. Dog Gone Trouble
- IMDb Rating: 5.8/10
- Director: Kevin Johnson.
- Cast: Big Sean, Carlos PenaVega, Damon Wayans Jr., Joel McHale, Lucy Hale, Marissa Jaret Winokur, Olivia Holt.
Trouble is a spoiled dog, living a luxurious life with his wealthy owner, Mrs. Sarah Vanderwhoozie. His privileged life is suddenly overturned as his owner dies. Now, he must learn to live on the big-city streets with his new friends by his side.
6. Rock Dog
- IMDb Rating: 5.9/10
- Creator: Ash Brannon, Carolyn Gair, Denise Bradley, Josh Zinman.
- Director: Ash Brannon.
- Cast: Eddie Izzard, J.K. Simmons, Jorge Garcia, Kenan Thompson, Lewis Black, Luke Wilson, Mae Whitman.
I enjoyed Rock Dog, especially because I had read the book many years ago. Both the book and movie will bring you on a “journey of self-discovery.” Bodi is a Tibetan mastiff whose father wants him to guard the sheep village from wolves. But he defies his father’s will when a radio falls from the sky into his hands and he leaves home to pursue his dream of becoming a rock musician.
5. Scooby-Doo! The Sword and the Scoob
- IMDb Rating: 6.3/10
- Director: Christina Sotta, Maxwell Atoms, Mel Zwyer.
- Cast: Frank Welker, Grey Griffin, Jason Isaacs, Kate Micucci, Matthew Lillard, Nick Frost.
After solving a mystery, Scooby, Shaggy, and the Mystery Inc. gang travel to England. There they meet Morgan le Fay, an evil enchantress, who sends them back to medieval times in the court of King Arthur where they must face wizards and fire-breathing dragons to save the throne from Morgan.
4. The Secret Life of Pets
- IMDb Rating: 6.5/10
- Creator: Brian Lynch, Cinco Paul.
- Director: Chris Renaud, Yarrow Cheney.
- Cast: Albert Brooks, Bobby Moynihan, Dana Carvey, Ellie Kemper, Eric Stonestreet, Hannibal Buress, Jenny Slate.
The film revolves around a pet dog named Max that lives happily with his owner but he is displeased when his owner brings home another dog named Duke. However, they put their differences aside when they find that their owner is in danger. They set out on a mission to unfold an evil plan of a white bunny to take revenge on humans.
3. The Secret Life of Pets 2
- IMDb Rating: 6.5/10
- Creator: Brian Lynch.
- Director: Chris Renaud, Jonathan del Val.
- Cast: Bobby Moynihan, Chris Renaud, Dana Carvey, Ellie Kemper, Eric Stonestreet, Hannibal Buress.
Max goes to a farm outside New York, where he meets the sheepdog Rooster who helps him boost his confidence. While in the city, Gidget loses Max’s favorite toy, Busy Bee. Meanwhile, Snowball dreams of being a superhero and attempts to rescue a white tiger cub named Hu. The film will make you learn to cope with the daily stresses of life from Max’s story.
2. Mr. Peabody and Sherman
- IMDb Rating: 6.8/10
- Creator: Craig Wright, Michael McCullers.
- Director: Rob Minkoff.
- Cast: Allison Janney, Ariel Winter, Guillaume Aretos, Lake Bell, Lauri Fraser, Leslie Mann, Max Charles, Mel Brooks.
If you’re looking for a sci-fi comedy animated family film then Mr. Peabody and Sherman is the right choice. Mr. Peabody is a business titan, scientist, and two-time Olympic medalist. After being rejected by a potential owner, he invents the WABAC machine and travels back in time with his adopted boy Sherman. The two face the biggest challenge ever to repair history and save the future.
1. White Fang
- IMDb Rating: 6.9/10
- Creator: Dominique Monfery, Jack London.
- Director: Alexandre Espigares.
- Cast: Alexandre Espigares, Armando Riesco, Daniel Hagen, David Boat, Eddie Spears, Flula Borg, Jason Grasl, Nick Offerman.
A young wolfdog gets separated from his mother in his childhood and his curiosity about the world leads him on the adventurous journey of a lifetime. He always remained noble and faithful to his master and gained the title of White Fang from an Indian tribe. After serving a series of three distinctly different masters, he eventually protects his master from dangers and ends up bonding with him.
We hope this list proved useful to you. Now you can enjoy a good animated dog movie without worrying about other criteria. Of course, there are plenty of other great animal movies available on Netflix that we didn’t mention in the above list, too-but the 10 above are a solid starting point. If you still have any doubts, please feel free to reach out to us in the comments section below.