We are using cookies for ads personalisation and to give you the best experience on our website.
You can know about how Google will use your personal data, here: https://policies.google.com/technologies/partner-sites
You can adjust all of your cookie settings by navigating the tabs on the left hand side.
This website uses Google Analytics to collect anonymous information such as the number of visitors to the site, and the most popular pages.
Keeping this cookie enabled helps us to improve our website.
Please enable Strictly Necessary Cookies first so that we can save your preferences!
THE BALD SQUIRREL
Have you ever heard the story of Pita? A squirrel who lost her hair crossing a road?
Pita was a squirrel who lived in a forest. One day she was about to cross the road when a car passed and blew smoke from its exhaust into her face. Pita began to lose her hair. She wasn´t very worried at first until she noticed that she was going bald.
At the beginning she tried to hide this from her friends, as she didn´t want them to see her like that, but little by little she realized that her friends would probably love her anyway, bald or not.
She warned everyone about the dangers on the road and about how toxic smoke from an exhaust can be for animals, humans and, of course, for the environment.
Pita became a teacher, and nobody cared whether she was bald or had hair.
Share this short story for kids with your friends on Facebook, Google +, or Twitter with the buttons you’ll find at the end of the story. Thank you! Stories for kids written by: www.shortstories.net (a pseudonym).
You might also like
RUDOLF, THE BAD MOUSE
Short Story for girls and boys written by: Graccgi. Once upon a time… …there was a mouse called Rudolf who was a very bad mouse. One day, Lucy, Rudolf´s neighbour came back from shopping and needed help carrying her bags full of food, so she asked him: – “Hi Rudolf, Can you help me to carry…
THE ADVENTURES OF THE DOG, THE BADGER AND THE CAT (FIRST PART)
Short Story for Kids written by: Mariache (Nicaragua) Our three friends lived in the jungle. They used to spend all day exploring the forest and then sleep huddled up against each other at night. Napoleon, the dog, used to spend the day trying to catch lizards; Boy-boy, the cat, ran behind colorful butterflies, and Bubu,…
PRINCE LURAM AND THE VEGETABLE KINGDOM
Short Story for Kids written by: Carolina Mora Arévalo. Nobody wanted to be King of the Vegetable kingdom as it was such a difficult responsibility. The kingdom was full of all kinds of colors, green spinach, orange carrots, red tomatoes, white onions, yellow peppers, and florets of cauliflower and broccoli everywhere. It was an amazing place…
GOLFY AND THE CHRISTMAS TREE
Short stories for kids written by: shortstories.net team Once upon a time… There was a golf club called Golfy, who played golf every day on a golf links made precisely to practice this sport on the outskirt of the city. The golf club was a marvellous golf player. He always won competitions and golf tournaments. Well…actually,…
Next ArticleGOSSIP GIRAFFE