Behind The Scenes

Hachi: A Dog's Tale

behind the scenes

Richard Gere, Joan Allen and the Extraordinary Hachi Team

Although Hachi: A Dog's Tale began with three amazing Akitas, it took a vast number of professionals to bring the film to life. Dog trainers, talented actors, the American Humane Association and others helped make Hachi an incredible success. Here is a glimpse behind the scenes of the beloved movie.

Behind The Scenes

Animal Training + Akitas

Behind The Film

There’s an old saying actors have, “Never work with babies or animals.” Thankfully, in our case we had incredible animal trainers behind the scenes, ensuring that the dogs were taken care of- and the actors too.

Boone’s Animals For Hollywood has ...