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Animals are featured in Stardew Valley. They will have to be raised in a Barn, Stable, Coop, etc.


At a certain point you will be able to choose whether you would like a pet to have around the farm. Your options are shown below. Currently there doesn't seem to be any specific benefit to having a pet other than just having a companion.

Stable Animal

You can buy a stable at the Carpenter's Shop and receive a horse.

Barn Animals

Barn animals are generally large mammals.

Animal Cost Requirements Produces 5 Hearts Selling Price
Cow 1,500g Barn Milk, Large Milk 1,950g
Goat 4,000g Big Barn Goat Milk, Large Goat Milk 5,156g
Sheep 8,000g Deluxe Barn Wool 10,400g
Pig 16,000g Deluxe Barn Truffle 20,528g

Coop Animals

Coop animals are small animals.

Animal Cost Requirements Produces 5 Hearts Selling Price
Chicken 800g Coop Egg, Large Egg 1,040g
Duck 4,000g Big Coop Duck Egg, Duck Feather 5,200g
Rabbit 8,000g Deluxe Coop Wool, Rabbit's Foot 10,400g
Void Chicken -- Big Coop Void Egg 1,040g
Dinosaur Incubate

Dinosaur Egg

Big Coop Dinosaur Egg 1,278g

Environment Animals

It is unknown exactly where most of these animals live. You can't interact with them, and they seem to vanish after fleeing or passing the player.

  • Rabbit (wild)
  • Frog
  • Squirrel
  • Lizard
  • Butterfly
  • Owl
  • Crow (eats your crops)
  • Fruit bat (optional residents of the farm cave offered as an alternative to mushrooms; they occasionally provide fruit)