When Mr. and Mrs. Deer discover an antlered bundle left on their doorstep, Mrs. Deer assumes her wish for a baby of her own has come true, but Mr. Deer isn't so sure. The little one won't stop roaring, and when Mr. Deer turns to friends and family for advice, they send him off on countless errands, from which he returns only to find someone new missing each time. They'll need wise old Granny Bear's help to figure this out.