This live-action program follows the exploits of Wishbone the dog and his human friends, Joe, David and Samantha through their adventures in their hometown of Oakdale. Wishbone's everyday experiences trigger hi s imagination and he finds himself in scenes from classic works of lit erature. In this episode, there's a thief in the neighborhood, who str ikes both at Wanda's house and at Joe's place. And the new kid Max jus t might know something about it. Wishbone recounts the story of "Olive r Twist" by Charles Dickens.