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Paul Goes Hunting

Story Stats

Rating: 4
Grade Level: 4, 5
Page count: 3
Categories: Dogs, Humor, Tall Tale



Appeared in

Fun, Fun, Fun: Stories of Fantasy and Farce, Mischief and Mirth, Whimsy and Nonsense.

Story Summary

When Skookum the hunting dog was raised he was always fed under a desk with his behind sticking out. The result was a dog with a behind 16 feet high and front legs only 6 inches giving him the effect of running downhill all the time, even when he was going uphill.