The Elephant and the Dog The Elephant and the Dog
More Jataka Tales by Ellen C. Babbitt ReadOasis Step 2 Creative Commons Photo by OxOx Once upon a time a Dog used to go... The Elephant and the Dog

More Jataka Tales by Ellen C. Babbitt
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Once upon a time a Dog used to go into the stable where the king’s Elephant lived. At first the Dog went there to get the food that was left after the Elephant had finished eating. Day after day the Dog went to the stable, waiting around for bits to eat. But by and by the Elephant and the Dog came to be great friends.

Then the Elephant began to share his food with the Dog, and they ate together. When the Ele...

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