One day, Marisol and her grandfather find a skinny brown mutt sitting outside their house. Grandfather is worried about fleas and ticks and whatever. But Marisol persuades him to feed the dog leftovers from dinner.
Marisol had always wanted a dog, but her grandfather said they had fleas and ticks and who knows that. One day, they came home and found a dog sitting near their home. Grandfather chased him away. But that evening, the dog came back. After a few days, grandfather could see Marisol was happy. But she thought her grandfather would never agree to keep it. Can she convince him to give this outside dog a home?