In chapters 1 & 2
When the owner leaves the animals run away!?
When the lady that comes to clean his house thought that the animals went out to go hunting.
Summary of chapter 3
In chapter 3 the dogs and the cat are still wandering in the forest when a whole family of bears found the older dog laying very still so the bears thought that he was dead a little baby bear was playing with the dogs tail and biting it, then the cat came to the rescue and scratched the baby bears eyes ! Then the mother bear tried to get the cat but the cat was too fast for her!!!! :]
Chapter 3 vocabulary:
1. p.31- Abhorrent-
inspiring disgust and loathing; repugnant
2. p.31 -Vermilions-
a brilliant red pigment made from mercury sulfide (cinnabar).
producing or consisting of convulsions
not friendly or forthcoming; cool and distant
5. p.37- Deliberately-
done consciously and intentionally
Vocabulary for chapter 4:
living forever; never dying or decaying
a sudden attack or violent expression of a particular emotion or activity
involving many carefully arranged parts or details; detailed and complicated in design and planning
expand and contract with strong regular movements
walk or move at a slow, relaxed pace
unwilling and hesitant; disinclined
torment or tease (someone) with the sight or promise of something that is unobtainable
having a pleasant or sweet smell.
a member of a North American Indian people native to the region around Lake Superior. Also called Chippewa .
well meaning and kindly
Vocabulary for chapter 6
absence of difficulty or effort
a herbaceous plant or small shrub of a genus that comprises the cranesbills and their relatives. Geraniums bear a long narrow fruit that is said to be shaped like the bill of a crane.
of, resembling, or fit for a monarch, esp. in being magnificent or dignified
having or showing zeal
an inlet of the Pacific Ocean on the coast of the state of Washington. It is linked to the ocean by the Strait of Juan de Fuca. Seattle is situated on its eastern shore
I wonder where the cat is at this point?
I wonder where the cave was where the two dogs slept over the night?
Vocabulary for chapter 7:
of, relating to, or affecting cats or other members of the cat family
My feline brother just ate peanut butter.
verb [ intrans. ]
cease to resist an opponent or an unwelcome demand; surrender
I capitulated my self.
unable to be separated or treated separately
I am Inseparable with my mom!
My vocabulary for chapter 8:
(esp. of a system or machine) achieving maximum productivity with minimum wasted effort or expense
having many curves and turns
I noticed that the cat was scared of the Lynx
I thought that Lynx and cats would be nice to each other.
I noticed that the cat was scared of the people hunting.
I like that the dogs and cat are back together and I like that all of the animals are together
and that they are back on the road.
But I wish that they had stayed at the peoples houses.
I wonder why the dogs didn’t want to stay at the peoples house?
I also wonder why the dogs just keep on going and going and going farther and farther and farther away from there house?
The OLD boxer was VEEEERY lazy when the cat was not around.
I think the old dog was mopey and lazy when the cat was not with him, now he is tired and the cat is back with him getting him food and staying with him!
I loved this book because there are a bunch of different scary things that happend but then they all turn out good because all of the animals come home.
I would recommend this book to anyone older than 3rd grade because this book is VERY hard in vocabulary and it is a little confusing for me even !
I would totally recommend this book it is SO good!!!!!!!