For a bit of ribbon

For A Bit of Ribbon

by Albert Payson Terhune from Lad: A Dog

Chapter V Passage: “Lad: A Dog” was written by Albert Payson Terhune and published in 1919. It was based on a true story of a collie dog named Lad and his human owners, Master and Mistress. Students will read this passage about Lad in a dog show and respond to questions on the plot and use context clues to decipher the vocabulary.