While Cave Boy has many things, the thing he wants most is a pet. He searches near and far for a companion. However, his family members find something wrong with all the pets he brings home. Woolly mammoth is much too large for the family’s cave, and saber-toothed tiger causes papa to sneeze. Cave Boy’s wish finally comes true when his animal friends rescue him during a stampede. Kids will enjoy repeating the funny language used in the story and will be able to relate to Cave Boy’s desire to have a pet. However, most children will not be as lucky as Cave Boy and end up having three!
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