Parts(10): Narrator 1 Narrator 2 Narrator 3 Narrator 4 Narrator 5 Narrator 6 Mr. Tosis Mrs. Tosis Burglar 1 Burglar 2 <><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><> Narrator 1: DOG BREATH: The Horrible Trouble with Hally Tosis Narrator 2: There once was a dog named Hally, who lived with the Tosis family. Narrator 3: Hally Tosis was a very good dog, but she had a big problem. Narrator 4: Hally Tosis had horrible breath. Narrator 5: Whenever Hally Tosis opened her mouth, horrible things happened. Narrator 6: When the children took Hally Tosis for a walk, everyone else walked on the other side of the street. Narrator 1: Even skunks avoided Hally Tosis. Narrator 2: But the real trouble started one day when Grandma Tosis stopped by for a cup of tea ...and Hally jumped up to say hello. Narrator 3: Mr. and Mrs. Tosis were not amused. Mr. and Mrs. Tosis: "Something has to be done about that smelly dog," Narrator 4: they said. Narrator 5: The next day, Mr. and Mrs. Tosis decided to find a new home for Hally. Narrator 6: The children knew that the only way they could save their dog was to get rid of her bad breath. Narrator 1: So they took Hally Tosis to the top of a mountain that had a breathtaking view. Narrator 2: They hoped that the breathtaking view would take Hally's breath away...but it didn't. Narrator 3: Next, the children took Hally Tosis to a very exciting movie. Narrator 4: They hoped that all the excitement would leave Hally breathless...but it didn't. Narrator 5: Finally, the children took Hally Tosis to a carnival. Narrator 6: They hoped that Hally would lose her breath on the speedy roller coaster...but that idea stunk, too! Narrator 1: The plans to change Hally's bad breath had failed. Narrator 2: Now, only a miracle could save Hally Tosis. Narrator 3: Sadly, the three children said good-night, unaware that a miracle was just on the horizon. Narrator 4: Later that night, when everyone was sound asleep, two sneaky burglars crept into the Tosis house. Narrator 5: The two burglars were tiptoeing through the dark quiet rooms when suddenly they came upon Hally Tosis. Burglar 1: "Yikes, it's a big, mean, scary dog!" Narrator 6: whispered one burglar. Burglar 2: "Aw, don't be silly.That's only a cute, little, fuzzy puppy!" Narrator 1: whispered the other burglar. Narrator 2: The two burglars giggled at the sight of such a friendly little dog. Burglar 1: "That dog wouldn't hurt a fly," Narrator 3: whispered one burglar. Burglar 2: "Come here, poochie poochie!" Narrator 4: whispered the other. Narrator 5: So Hally Tosis came over and gave the burglars a nice big kiss. Narrator 6: SLURRRP! Narrator 1: The next morning, the Tosis family awoke to find two burglars passed out cold on their living room floor. Narrator 2: It was a miracle! Narrator 3: The Tosis family got a big reward for turning in the crooks, and soon Hally Tosis was the most famous crime-fighting dog in the country. Narrator 4: In the end, Mr. and Mrs. Tosis changed their minds about finding a new home for Hally. Narrator 5: They decided to keep their wonderful watchdog after all. Narrator 6: Because life without Hally Tosis just wouldn't make any scents!
Scripted by Jill Jauquet