Day of Grace (1959)
Ian and his faithful sheep dog Dan are inseparable but following a near-fatal accident at the lumber yard, Ian's uncle Henry is determined to have the dog put down. Ian and his faithful pal run away from home and are eventually found by a kindly farmer. He suggests the perfect solution to save Dan. Both boy and dog will be employed to help on the farm and the money they earn will be paid towards Dan's keep. Henry, ashamed of his harshness, agrees to the scheme allowing Ian and Dan to be together... .for good.