The setting is Edinburgh in the 1800s, the hero a terrier dog named Bobby. It's based on a true story about a dog so beloved that he wins the hearts of the entire city. Bobby was so loyal to his master that he even guarded his grave after he passed away. The real Bobby was a silky haired terrier, but the makers of this movie were smart enough to cast a WESTIE! Prepare to laugh and cry and and fall in love with Bobby.