Short Moral Story for kids on the Greedy Dog

Outline: A dog stole a piece of meat from a shop - he was crossing a bridge over a river - when in the middle of the bridge, he saw his own shadow in the water below - he thought that it was another dog with a piece of meat in its mouth he jumped into the river to get that piece of meat also - he was washed away by the current.

Expanded Story: One day, a dog stole a piece of meat from a meat shop in the market place. He wanted to take it home. He was crossing a river by bridge. When the dog was in the middle of the bridge, he noticed his own shadow in the water below.

But he thought that it was another dog that was carrying in his mouth another piece of meat.The greedy dog wanted to grab that piece of meat also. So he jumped into the water in great excitement. He was carried away by the strong current of the river.

Moral: Greed brings about disaster.