Lucky Dog Animal Rescue's The Lucky Ones to Premiere This Sunday, January 26

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The Lucky Ones, a documentary about the heart-wrenching journey each Lucky Dog takes from the shelter to the his or her forever home, is set to premiere this Sunday, January 26th!

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There won't be a dry eye in the house when people see the story of the journey that each Lucky Dog takes -- and the tireless volunteers that help them.

The Lucky Ones, a film by Creative Liquid Productions in cooperation with Washington, DC based Lucky Dog Animal Rescue will premiere January 26, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. at the Arlington Cinema and and Drafthouse in Arlington, VA. The premiere will be hosted by Dr. Katy Nelson, host of "The Pet Show with Dr. Katy" on Washington, DC’s News Channel 8.

The Lucky Ones follows the long journey many homeless animals must take to find their forever homes. Production began in June 2013 and recently concluded. The film is a documentary about the animals and the tireless efforts of hundreds of volunteers who find these dogs homes.

Creative Liquid’s team traveled to a shelter in Florence, SC to document rescue efforts by local volunteers. The production team also traveled to Puerto Rico to document the Island’s homeless dog problem and the unique efforts of rescuers to save these animals. One of the central characters in the film is a dog named Rico, who was plucked from the streets by rescuers. The film follows his journey back to health and his long trip to Washington, DC. Rico is one of the 6000 dogs that Lucky Dog has rescued since it was founded in 2009.

Press attending the premiere will have the opportunity to speak with the filmmakers as well as rescuers who appear in the film. This includes rescuers from Puerto Rico and South Carolina, who will be in Washington, DC for the premiere. For press access to the premiere please register by contacting Kristy Buechner at kristyb(at)luckydoganimalrescue(dot)org or 917.658.4880. High resolution images are available in the press section of the film’s website For broadcast quality video clips please contact Ryan Pratzel at rpratzel(at)creativeliquid(dot)com or 703.459.9900 x200.

About Lucky Dog Animal Rescue

Lucky Dog Animal Rescue is non-profit animal rescue organization dedicated to saving the lives of homeless animals in high-kill shelters and educating the community on responsible pet ownership. Lucky Dog Animal Rescue relies on a network of volunteers and fosters to facilitate adoptions and provide temporary homes for the dogs and cats available for adoption. Most Lucky Dogs are rescued from high-kill shelters in Virginia, West Virginia, North and South Carolina, and Puerto Rico. Once rescued, the Lucky Dogs live in home through the Washington, DC metro area, including Maryland and Virginia. To learn more about Lucky Dog Animal Rescue and to view the animals awaiting their forever-homes, please visit

About Creative Liquid Productions

Creative Liquid is a boutique production company based in Alexandria, VA specializing in high impact storytelling. Creative Liquid offers a full range of creative services from concept development to digital media distribution. At the core, Creative Liquid is a team of media professionals looking to tell a good story. Creative Liquid is a supporter and long term partner of Lucky Dog Animal Rescue. For more information on Creative Liquid visit

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