The Barn, created by Canadian cartoonist Ralph Hagen, launched nationally in October of 2008. The strip follows the daily adventures and mishaps of a curious sheep named Rory and a sarcastic bull named Stan. The storylines mimic the everyday experiences of their human captors. Set on a farm, next door to a veterinary clinic, Stan and Rory usually spend time with the owner and vet, Brenda.
Ralph dedicates "The Barn" to his biggest fan, his father, Stan Hagen, passed away 2004.