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King of the Hill

Not one to miss out on the fun, “The Tank,” as she is affectionately known, decided to play King of the Hill.  Unfortunately for her, no one else wanted to climb the six foot high pile of manure and play.   11 more words

The Farmer's Daughter Country Store

A Dose of Farm Reality

I mentioned a few weeks ago that our Barred Rock chicken, Paula Deen, died.  It was sad, but honestly she came from horrible living conditions, and don’t think she ever laid an egg for us, but she had a great 10 months with us.   539 more words


Help your neighbor (Deut 22:1-22:4)

“You shall not watch your neighbor’s ox or sheep straying away and ignore them. You shall take them back to their owner. If the owner does not reside near you or you do not know who the owner is, you shall bring it to your house. 127 more words

Our Neighbor's Animals 2

Whenever our neighbor leaves town, he usually asks us to take care of his farm animals while he’s gone. He has a lot of chickens, a dog, a cat, two fish, a miniature horse, three goats, two ducks, and one turkey. 309 more words

Humane Treatment Only for Humans?

For my topic I am not only interested in the suffering that animals endure, but mainly how people can justify causing an animal harm. Do people really not believe that animals do not deserve humane treatment? 319 more words

Leaving the City Behind

Come April, Houston folks leave snarled traffic, city crowds and tall buildings behind for a few hours and head to the country.  

Believe it or not, it doesn’t take much more than an hour to find those country roads that wind through wide open spaces. 128 more words