The Fox and the hound: a lesson in caution

United States, 1981

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Episode of Series “Lessons in Living II”.
This film is a promotional device for the Disney animated feature “The Fox and the hound”. It is a cautionary tale about a young fox named Tod is taken in by an old woman after his mother is killed by a hunter. Full of mischief, young Tod befriends Copper, a hound dog pup. As they grow up, however, their friendship becomes endangered by what they have become - Copper is a hunting dog, and Tod is his prey. Live action written by Philip Abbot who stars as “Uncle Phil.”

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Philip Abbott

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Walt Disney Educational Media Company



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Lessons in Living II

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Lessons in Living II


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