The narrator of the story is a dog who loves to run and feels free when doing so. However, the dog also craves a comfortable place to sleep and a companion. One day, the dog meets a jogger who becomes his new playmate. The dog is excited and hopes that the jogger will keep him. The jogger seems cool and gives the best belly rubs. The dog also imagines all the delicious snacks he might get to eat. Eventually, the jogger decides to take the dog home and the dog is thrilled. Although the dog will miss the raccoon he used to share water with, he plans to visit and bring the raccoon snacks. Overall, the dog is happy to have found a cozy life and a companion to share it with.