Kashtanka - Anton Chekhov, Gennady Spirin, Ronald Meyer Its story about young and loyal dog. After being lost Kashtanka the dog finds new home and owner who is kinder and more caring to her than the previous one however when Kashatanka months later meets her old owner and his son she is happy to return to them.adapted especially for young readersI hope it doesn't meant that goose doesn't die and and references to abusive Kashtanka's owner and his young son is cut and left only happy memories after all it made this story so realistic and children has to learn that not always there is Disney sugary version of life.