A Christmas party is thrown for some of the stars of the past series. Jacquie catches up with Minnie the anxious leonberger-rottweiler cross as she has Christmas in her new home. Tyson the staffordshire bull terrier, is still looking for a new home in Birmingham, and Scott the Inspector tries to help him. In Dartford, Nick catches up with Eddie, who was first featured in a earlier episode. Eddie's case was the worst case of maltreatment Nick had ever seen, the German Shepherd Cross was rescued on Christmas Eve 2013, after living through a shocking story of neglect. Casey the husky was once found alone in a small yard and is now looking for a new home. Derek, a award winning RSPCA Collection Officer also dishes out awards to rescue dogs up and down the country.
In the last episode of the series, inspector Anthony Joynes is on a trip in Malawi where he discovers it is not only animals in the UK that need rescuing. In South Yorkshire, inspector Graeme Petty follows a lead on two dogs who have been left outside for too long.