I saw this movie about 10-15 years ago.
It is a movie about a deaf girl. One day she walks across the street and doesn't hear a car comming and an ownerless dog saves her life.
She takes the dog home and trains him to be a hearing dog. I think she calls him "ears" because he replaces her ears. As the movie proceedes, he saves her life again, warning her of a fire in the house. Later a women appears and claims the dog is hers, she can even prove it as he has a chip. The girl can not stand having to let him go, so she tries to get him back. Thats when she finds out, that the women is a criminal that tries to get the reward put out for a dog looking similar to "ears" and that the chip was only put beneeth his neckband.
As it has been a while since I have seen this movie, i'm not so sure about the details, but thats how I remember it.
I have searched for this movie for years. When I saw it, it was in German, but as the dog was called ears, I think it was an English movie. I once heard about a book which apparently had a similar content. Its title is "broken ears" but I couldn't find out the name of the author nor could I find a movie with that name.
Does anybody know the title of this movie?