Sam had a dog. Its name was Tod. It was very helpful, but it ate too much. So Sam didn't like it, and he wanted to kill Tod, He tied Tod in a bag and put it in a small boat. He rowed the boat to the middle of a big river. Just as he threw the poor animal into the river, the boat began to go down. Both Sam and Tod fell into the river.
Tod was able to swim, but Sam couldn't The dog bit the rope and got out of the bag. It tried its best to swim to save Sam The man was saved, so he was very thankful to the dog. He did not want to kill the dog any more. From then on, he gave the dog as much food as it wanted.
Read the passage and answer the following questions.
Did Sam like his dog? Why?
Why did Sam put Tod in a small boat?
What happened after Sam threw Tod into the river?
How could Sam give Tod as much food as it wanted?
What do you think of Tod?