Dougie Dog had a loving home with his owner Jackson but now he’s stuck at the pound. In a daring bid for freedom, Dougie manages to escape. Outside, he wanders the city alone, looking for Jackson with no luck! Staff find Dougie huddled under stairs and haul him back. Once he realizes his owner is gone forever, Dougie must aim for a new home. He tries to show potential adopters his skills but he’s too enthusiastic and blows it. While behind bars, Dougie makes friends with three other dogs who help him adapt to routine prison life. When Dougie finally gets a chance with another family, he remains calm and presents himself well. The couple adopt him and he gets a forever home. It’s been an ordeal for Dougie who’s gone from being a stressed shelter dog to the newest member of a loving family.