When they stepped outside, the buffalo were grazing near the pond.
Today they would put the buffalo and longhorns in the same pasture.
The chief domestic animals are the camel, horse, ass, ox, buffalo (used both as a beast of burden and for riding), sheep with a short silky fleece, the goat and the pig, which last here reaches its southernmost limit.
Casper, Random and the foal followed them as they loped across the field to the buffalo shed.
After gaining recognition as one of the most prominent members of the Suffolk bar, he became associated in 1848 with the Free Soil movement, and took a prominent part in the Buffalo convention of that year.