Courage of Lassie (1946)

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Bill, a collie, is found and adopted by Kathie, and quickly becomes devoted to her. Then, without her knowledge, Bill is pressed into Army Service. He saves many lives but gets dangerously wounded. After the war he returns to Kathie but has become violent and predatory. It seems that he will be put down but he is reprieved at the last minute when his war service is revealed.

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