Animal Stories

From cows to country pets, animals are an important part of country life (and the country family). To celebrate, we’ve curated some of our favorite animal short stories just for you.

Granny the Nanny Goat

August 26, 2014

Granny, the nanny goat, was a patient guardian for two boisterous kids.

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Must-See Wildlife Moments: Montana’s Bugle Boys

August 20, 2014

The annual Rocky Mountain elk rut is one of nature’s most uniquely entertaining wildlife moments.

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Rescuing Birds In Time of Need

August 20, 2014

Emergency crews joined forces in rescuing birds from a downed tree limb.

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Childhood Pet Saint Bernard Left Big Impact

August 20, 2014

A loyal childhood pet Saint Bernard made sure his little owner stayed at the top of her class.

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Unexpected Joy of a Pet Rabbit

August 20, 2014

A bunny house guest is welcomed as a pet rabbit.

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Heartland Farm Sanctuary and Healthy Goats

August 14, 2014

We spoke to Heartland Farm Sanctuary about their mission and keeping healthy goats!

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Litter of Barn Kittens Brought Joy

July 16, 2014

Barn kittens charmed their way into family’s’ hearts.

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A Couple Moves to the Country with their Favorite Pet

June 30, 2014

After living in the city, their favorite pet rejoices in its new country surroundings.

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Mother Hens Know Best

June 18, 2014

Mother hens like this one can be counted on to raise their babies—even if they’re actually adopted ducks!—with love.

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Chicken Personalities Come to Life at Purple Paw Ranch

May 21, 2014

Ranching couple has fun watching chicken personalities come to life, most notably that of their rooster boss.

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