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The feel-good 'Megan Leavey' got us thinking: What's your favorite animal film?

The feel-good 'Megan Leavey' got us thinking: What's your favorite animal film?

Everyone remembers when they got their first pet, whether it was a bird, a cat, a dog, a bunny or even a pair of little turtles. And the bond between you and your pet was indelible, strong.

As a kid, you would become partners in crime with your pet. Not only were they a willing playmate but they were also your best friend. They taught you how to love. How to deal with sadness, death.

One came of age with a pet. And that unbreakable bond is just as unyielding and important between an adult and their pet.

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