The Santa Puppy is a story about a young boy, George, who has been writing letters to Santa for the whole month of December. George has asked for a massage for his Mother and a puppy for himself. Copper, a small puppy, is looking for a warm place to stay while the restaurant owner who usually tosses his some scraps is away. He wanders into town and realizes that a lot of the places he normally goes to are closed. How is he going to get warm and fed now?