The Goats and the Trolley

By | 2017-07-27T15:29:47+00:00 July 11th, 2017|Animals|

It was a warm and vibrant day at the Rype & Readi Farm Market, which was certainly a rarity in recent days. Over the past week, the weather had swung wildly between the extremes of pouring cats and dogs and blistering heat waves with no in between. As such, for the most part, the mood [...]

Comments Off on The Goats and the Trolley

Bailey Visits the St. Augustine Police Department

By | 2017-07-27T15:34:39+00:00 July 4th, 2017|Animals|

It was a warm and sunny day at the Rype & Readi Farm Market... but in all honesty, that was something of an understatement. In truth, it was a blazing hot day at the Farm Market, and every animal that lived within its walls wanted to do nothing more than curl up in the shade [...]

Comments Off on Bailey Visits the St. Augustine Police Department

Synchronized Swimming with the Ducks

By | 2017-09-02T18:42:59+00:00 June 27th, 2017|Animals|

It was a warm and radiant day at the Rype & Readi Downtown Farm Market, and most all the animal residents were enjoying the exquisite weather to the fullest extent possible. ‘Most’, it should be noted, save for the head of the chicken’s coven, Paprika, who was hiding in the Market’s barn praying that nobody [...]

Comments Off on Synchronized Swimming with the Ducks

Apollo’s Father’s Day Gift to Cole

By | 2017-09-02T19:00:11+00:00 June 14th, 2017|Animals|

It was a vibrant, lovely day on the Rype & Readi Fa-! “Cole!” “GAH!” The black-furred bull yelped as his girlfriend suddenly yanked his head to the side by his ear. “For the love of-! What in the name of all that’s good, green and chewy do you want now!? I haven’t done anything wrong, [...]

Comments Off on Apollo’s Father’s Day Gift to Cole

Sometimes All You Have to Do Is Ask!

By | 2017-09-02T18:49:30+00:00 June 13th, 2017|Animals|

It was a truly pristine and glorious day at the Rype & Readi Farm, the sky utterly unblemished by any unsightly clouds and the temperature niiiiice and stable for everyone to enjoy. Days such as these were truly meant to be enjoyed to the fullest, and that was precisely what Annabelle intended to do. And [...]

Comments Off on Sometimes All You Have to Do Is Ask!

Outsmarting Clyde and Monty

By | 2017-09-02T18:46:49+00:00 June 5th, 2017|Animals|

It was a bright and sunny day at the Rype & Readi Farm... but calling it a ‘nice’ day would most definitely require an overactive imagination. “Come on, Clyde!” The reason for the day’s unpleasant atmosphere was a conflict that was ongoing on the farm’s property. The conflict in question was between Betsy, the brown-white [...]

Comments Off on Outsmarting Clyde and Monty

Dear Betsy

By | 2017-12-14T14:03:39+00:00 May 31st, 2017|Animals|

With a tip of the hat to the enduring appeal of the "Dear Abby" column, Betsy, the oldest of the R&R cows and self-proclaimed boss lady, unveils her new advice column. Learn more about Betsy.   12-14-2017 Dear Betsy: I'm really trying to watch my weight and eat healthy. Are cupcakes considered health food? - [...]

Comments Off on Dear Betsy

The Calves Club

By | 2017-07-27T15:46:08+00:00 May 31st, 2017|Animals|

It was a brisk, sunny morning at the Rype & Readi Farm; the rising sun heralded a day full of possibility, and the lack of any events being planned down the line meant that the farm’s inhabitants were all free to lay down, relax, and do whatever they-! “Cole! Oh, thank goodness I found you!” [...]

Comments Off on The Calves Club

Caramel Goes Swimming

By | 2017-09-02T19:06:01+00:00 May 25th, 2017|Animals|

It all started with Cocoa and Coffee, the resident Babydoll sheep, lounging in the lawn, enjoying the sun’s rays shining down upon their sheared wool and keeping them nice and warm in the cool morning air. Or rather, it started in their general vicinity as they were so relaxed that no words were being exchanged. [...]

Comments Off on Caramel Goes Swimming

Scruff, the dog with his own passport!

By | 2017-07-27T15:49:27+00:00 May 17th, 2017|Animals|

The farmer’s dog, Scruff, was an all-around good dog with a rather interesting history: while he looked just like any other dog, with his eagerly lolling tongue and his shaggy black and white coat, he actually came from a long line of sheep-herding dogs on a farm in France! Scruff wasn’t even his original name, [...]

Comments Off on Scruff, the dog with his own passport!
Load More Posts