Here is one of the book sketches I mention:) Anansi is a little spider who is a trickster or more plainly a trouble maker. In another post one day I will write a bit about Anansi (Anancy) and his history.
The background to this scene - anansi has caused the roster to crow before dawn. The dog has just come to gossip telling them that the master wants to put the errant rooster in the pot. He is off spreading the juicy news while fowl react in various ways it.