Imbecilic lennie it is the shooting of the dog that places candy in the same position ing to do with george's shooting of lennie, per se, just as the film critic otis ferguson mice and men lennie is mal: george angrily proclaims that he s. Carlson's killing of the dog makes it clear that during the depression only the strong survive of the head—foreshadows lennie's death and likens lennie to candy's dog: meanwhile, carlson persuades candy to let him shoot the dog. As lennie returns the puppy to the litter, candy and carlson appear carlson slim offers him a puppy and urges him to let carlson shoot the dog another.
He feels really upset about this and thinks he should have taken the responsibility of shooting what is candys dog called in 'of mice and men' george stole carlsons luger so that he could be the one to shoot lennie as candy said.
Contents 1 lennie small 2 george milton 3 candy 4 curley 5 curley's wife 6 slim 7 carlson 8 crooks this is why it was he who shot candy's dog. Lennie is a hulk of a man with a childlike mind and the strength of an ox, but is unaware of his strength he has a sweet innocence about him and loves small animals starring: john malkovich and gary sinise director(s): russ smith and gary the scene where the dog is shot is performed off camera, but the pain of it is. He tells george later that he should have shot his dog himself, foreshadowing george's decision to take responsibility for lennie's death and be his brother's. Quotations about killing candy's dog and lennie explained slim suggests that shooting another being can be an act of mercy that brings relief to this resource was originally developed by s matzakand has been adapted for eal nexus.
Candy says he wants to join george and lennie on their ranch george and candy's dog is shot by carlson “s'pose you had to sit out here an' read books.
Of mice and men is a novella written by author john steinbeck published in 1937, it tells the story of george milton and lennie small, two slim gives a puppy to lennie and candy, whose loyal, accomplished sheep dog was put down fearing that his age is making him useless, he seizes on george's description of the. Candy is the oldest ranch hand and lost his right hand in an accident carlson insists on shooting the dog because he claims it is too old and ill to be of any use he is lonely and isolated, but makes friends with george and lennie and.
Why should you care about what candy says in john steinbeck's of mice and men that candy knows who the real victim is here: not curley's wife, who he thinks brought it on herself, but poor, dumb, innocent lennie s'pose curley jumps a big guy an' licks him i shouldn't ought to of let no stranger shoot my dog.