Why Frogs Croak and Other Stories contains two short stories that offer insight into the human-animal relationship. The stories not only tell us how things have been but also offer insight into how we can live well with each other. In “Why Animals Run Away from Man” the author characteristically describes how man and animals were once good friends. The story encourages us to live in harmony and exercise leadership with love. In “Why Frogs Croak” the story extols virtues of peaceful coexistence and consultive approach to problem solving.