One day, Fran refuses to play with her doggie best friend, Fred. She is very busy making something and Fred can't figure out why she is behaving so strangely. Why doesn't Fran want to play? It turns out Fran is making a special present for Fred and is trying to keep it a secret. By the end of the day, Fran has finally finished the secret surprise and shares it with Fred, who is delighted that their friendship is stronger than ever.