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Scenes cut from ‘Show Dogs' over resemblance to sexual abuse

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LOS ANGELES - Two scenes are being cut from the family movie “Show Dogs” after complaints that they resemble real-life sexual abuse, the movie's distributor has announced.
In the movie, a police dog goes undercover at a dog show to catch animal smugglers.
In one scene, the dog is told to go to his “zen place” when he objects to having his testicles touched by a show judge.
In another scene, the dog is urged to overcome his resistance to being touched to become a champion.
Parenting bloggers first raised objections to the scenes, which they said resemble tactics used by abusers.
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Show Dogs is removing a scene said to ‘groom children for sexual abuse'

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Show Dogs is , as described by Wikipedia, a “family buddy cop film,” in which Will Arnett plays human partner to Ludacris's police dog as the two go undercover at a dog show in an effort to stop some illegal animal smuggling.
That isn't the crime here, though.
No, that would be a few key scenes in the PG-rated film in which a dog's testicles are manhandled during an inspection by dog show judges. Despite the dog's discomfort, the fondling continues.
According to Deadline , The National Center on Sexual Exploitation, which is a conservative, anti-pornography advocacy group, made a major...
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'Show Dogs' gets recut over concerns about its portrayal of sexual abuse

'Show Dogs' gets recut over concerns about its portrayal of sexual abuse

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The children's film received severe backlash from parents online, and now it will be changed.
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