Missy the cat and Buddy the dog were home all alone. Missy thought it would be fun to climb the Christmas tree. She gets stuck and Buddy tries to shake her out. Buddy jumps on the tree and it comes tumbling down. Cat and tree come falling down and making a huge mess in the living room. It's Christmas Eve. They feel guilty about what they did but Buddy was only trying to help. Mom and Dad and the 3 kids are not home yet. All of a sudden, Buddy and Missy hear a door open. They are frozen in fear. The parents walk in but haven't noticed the huge mess yet. Buddy and Missy smell trouble and something cooking. They don't see any doggie bags or table scrapes. Finally,the parent's walk into the living room and say "What happened?" Even though the parent's know they won't get a reply. They can see the guilt in Buddy and Missy's eyes. The Dad say's "Let's check the camera to see how this happened." The parents laughed so hard that they decided to submit it to America's Funniest Home Video's. They end up winning a big prize of $10,000.