A story of a boy and a dog separated after the boy's football-player father changes teams and results in the whole family moving state. The dog, Bingo, a former circus dog who fears fire, goes on a cross-country hunt to be reunited with his best friend.
- Bound and Gagged: Several times in the film. First, a family taken hostage by two thugs, then later on, Chucky himself.
- Everyone Knows Morse: Bingo's knowledge of Morse allows him to inform several police officers of a kidnapping by two thugs.
- Make the Dog Testify: Bingo is forced to testify against two thugs after saving a family from them. Despite not being on trial, Bingo is placed in a human!prison.