The Shape Shifting Creature

As the Night Zookeeper crept through the forest, the bush behind him started to dance. He blinked and saw a tail. He followed a ¬†trotting shadow and got lost in the Fire Desert. He scanned the place and found the shadow. He then sprinted after it. He soon found a pinkish-lake with the shadow above. The shadow started to take form of a creature. The creature had a fiery mane and tail, red flaming eyes, skin red as blood. The creature was slim and tall. It took shape of a lion then changed to a horse. Then splattered on the floor back into a shadow and disappeared in the water…..