Marie is herding Buffaloes! How exciting! It looks like one of them really likes you. Everybody knows that Buffaloes are large and require special gates. Will you build her a Buffalo Gate to make your farm her home?
If you are level 9 or higher, you will see the following pop-up. Click on the green “Place Buffalo Gate” button to get started.
After clicking, you will see the American Brown Buffalo Quest Menu. It shows you all of the tasks you have to complete to get the baby American Brown Buffalo.
Note: If you close this menu and need to access it later to see your progress, just click on the baby American Brown Buffalo wandering around your farm.
The American Brown Buffalo Quests
The American Brown Buffalo quests tasks require you to place and build a Buffalo Gate, collect Buffalo Treats by completing three Quests for Gus, and craft Plain Soaps to clean your new friend. Click on the “Build It!” button to get started.
Building the Buffalo Gate
To set up your Buffalo Gate, you will need to collect the following items:
- Buffalo Gate Posts
- Heavy Gate Bars
- Gate Hinges
To collect Buffalo Gate Posts, click on the “Post” button to post to your Facebook wall – you will get the parts when your friends click on it, or when you click on a similar newsfeed post.
Click on the “Ask” button to send requests for Heavy Gate Bars and Gate Hinges to your Neighbors. If you do not wish to wait for your friends, you can skip any of these tasks for Farm Bucks.
Note: You can send requests for materials to your Friends every 18 hours.
Once you have collected the required items, click on the “Start Building!” button at the bottom of the construction Menu.
Once you have built your Buffalo Gate, you will need to hire Friends to help you finish the job! The Buffalo Gate requires four crewmembers, so click on the “Ask Friends” button to send some crew requests to your Friends. When they accept, you will see the spots in the Builder Menu begin to fill. If you do not want to wait for your friends, click the “Hire One” button to purchase crew members with Farm Bucks. Once you have successfully filled all four spots, click on the “Finish Building” button.
The next step in this quest is to collect Buffalo Treats by completing three Quests for Gus! Click on the blue "Go To Quest" button to complete the first three of Gus’s ‘Get Buffaloed!’ Quests (Don’t Buffalo Me, A Nickel For Your Thoughts, and There’s the Rub). If you do not wish to complete any of these quests, you can skip this step for Farm Bucks.
Click on the turquoise "Share" button to share some of your rewards with Friends!
The final step in the quest is to craft Plain Soaps to clean your new friend! To craft Plain Soaps, you will need the following Ingredients: Lye (Pieces of Wood & Water) and Olive Oil (Olives & Flasks). Click on the blue "Make It!" button to head into the Crafting Workshop to get started.
Note: If you do not wish to complete these tasks, you can skip this step for Farm Bucks.
After completing all of the requirements in the American Brown Buffalo Quests, you will see the following pop-up:
It looks like the baby American Brown Buffalo has warmed up to you! Click on the “Share” button to post a reward feed for your friends. Make sure to feed your little buffalo Baby Bottles so it will grow into an adult American Brown Buffalo that you can harvest for Fur!
Note: Fur is an Ingredient used in exclusive Crafting Workshop Recipes.
- You have 14 days to complete the American Brown Buffalo Tasks. If you do not complete them, the buffalo will disappear and you will be unable to claim it!
- If you want to see how much time you have left to claim the American Brown Buffalo, hover your cursor over her.
- You can only rescue the American Brown Buffalo once.
- You do need to complete the first three of Gus’s ‘Get Buffaloed!’ Quests (Don’t Buffalo Me, A Nickel For Your Thoughts, and There’s the Rub).
- Once you have rescued the baby American Brown Buffalo, the Gate can be moved, stored in Inventory, or sold.
- Additional Buffalo Gates and Fences can be purchased in the General Store.