Young fans of animal stories will love this free printable jackal coloring pages resource. One such story is of ‘The Blue Jackal’, which revolves around a clever jackal who takes advantage of others. While searching for food one day, the jackal got surrounded by a pack of dogs when he came to a village near his jungle. He attempted to escape and jumped into one of the vats in a washerman’s house. Where he was hiding was full of blue dye and when he came out, the dogs were terrified and they ran away. The jackal returned to his forest and found out that his whole body was dyed blue. Taking advantage of the situation, the jackal called out to the other animals and said he was sent by God himself as their king. He made the animals empty the forest of jackals and told them to bring him food every day. But when one day he heard a pack of jackals howling, he too howled and thus his cover was blown, and all the animals attacked him. This story depicts the fact that the true nature of a person cannot remain hidden for too long.