Akela has the wolves and Mowgli out on a training session, during which Phaona causes Mowgli to trip, ensuring he fails the test to be allowed to hunt with the wolf pack. Tabaqui plays on Mowgli's insecurities by tricking him into thinking that a special wishing tree with solve all his problems. Mowgli is doubtful at first, but then decides it can't do any harm to make a wish. What he doesn't know is that Tabaqui is setting him up to be Shere Kahn's next dinner! During a fight with Shere Kahn, Mowgli in turn tricks him and makes his escape; leaving Shere Kahn stuck in the roots of the tree. Akala gives Mowgli another chance andMowgli comes through the test with flying colours, ensuring he will be allowed to hunt with the pack!