As part of his community service, troubled teen Jack is assigned to work in an animal rescue shelter. The at-first reluctant youth comes to care for his four-legged charges, and when 12 unwanted dogs are given a Christmas deadline for adoption, Jack and his co-workers try to find homes for them before then. Vincent Giovagnoli, Grainne McDemott, and Reginald VelJohnson star in this heartwarming holiday tale. 90 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English.