Sword of the Stranger (2007)
overview : Pursued by formidable Chinese assassins, young Kotaro and his dog run into No Name, a mysterious stranger who gets pulled into the chase. The unlikely companions form a bond over saving the dog from a poison attack, but chaos erupts when the assassins find Kotaro, and No Name must face his past before a horrible fate is met again.
Genres : Action, Animation, History
Tags : swordplay, samurai, human animal relationship, swordsman, espionage, dog, sengoku period, feudal japan