‘A Dog’s Purpose’ movie is being investigated for potential animal abuse on set

  • A Dog’s Purpose is facing considerable controversy over a video TMZ released Wednesday.
  • In the video, which TMZ reported was shot in November 2015, a German Shepherd is repeatedly forced into turbulent water, despite being visibly frightened. The dog attempts to escape the water several times before ultimately being pushed deeper.
  • The video ends after the dog becomes submerged in the water and the filmmakers yell to cut. 
  • PETA is asking moviegoers to boycott the film. Read more