The true story about an eccentric chicken farmer (Shane Jacobson) who, with the help of his granddaughter, trains his mischievous dog Oddball to protect a wild penguin sanctuary from fox attacks and in the process tries to reunite his family and save their seaside town. Written by
Every underdog has his day.
Did You Know?
Oddball was partly filmed in Warrnambool, Victoria. See more
The building from which Oddball is rescued is an animal hospital (actually, the University of Melbourne Veterinary Hospital), not a dog pound. Australian dog pounds are much smaller and less 'palatial'. See more
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Written by Gioachino Rossini
Performed by Michael Charles Clark See more