Creating Jasper

Find out how Jasper and his friends came to be!

Jasper's Story

Nobody knows more about mules than Meredith Hodges. So when I needed help, I wrote to her. She liked my letter and shared it with a whole...read more

Meredith Hodges

Author

As a young girl, Meredith was crazy about anything to do with horses. When she grew up, she got to work with....read more

Bonnie Shields

Illustrator

There wasn't a time when Bonnie Shields wasn't trying to draw something, but she claims her career started at....read more


JasperJasper
Jasper starts out as a typical baby mule, full of curiosity and wonder. He is playful and clever, and he likes everybody. As Jasper gets a little older, he's still a fun-loving mule, but he gets confused when people like Mr. Chaney don't think life is as fun as he does. Sometimes he gets in trouble, but Jasper always tries to do his very best.
ValentineValentine
Jasper starts out as a typical baby mule, full of curiosity and wonder. He is playful and clever, and he likes everybody. As Jasper gets a little older, he's still a fun-loving mule, but he gets confused when people like Mr. Chaney don't think life is as fun as he does. Sometimes he gets in trouble, but Jasper always tries to do his very best.
JiggerJigger
Jasper starts out as a typical baby mule, full of curiosity and wonder. He is playful and clever, and he likes everybody. As Jasper gets a little older, he's still a fun-loving mule, but he gets confused when people like Mr. Chaney don't think life is as fun as he does. Sometimes he gets in trouble, but Jasper always tries to do his very best.
MoxieMoxie
Jasper starts out as a typical baby mule, full of curiosity and wonder. He is playful and clever, and he likes everybody. As Jasper gets a little older, he's still a fun-loving mule, but he gets confused when people like Mr. Chaney don't think life is as fun as he does. Sometimes he gets in trouble, but Jasper always tries to do his very best.
BenBen
Jasper starts out as a typical baby mule, full of curiosity and wonder. He is playful and clever, and he likes everybody. As Jasper gets a little older, he's still a fun-loving mule, but he gets confused when people like Mr. Chaney don't think life is as fun as he does. Sometimes he gets in trouble, but Jasper always tries to do his very best.
Okie DokieOkie Dokie
Jasper starts out as a typical baby mule, full of curiosity and wonder. He is playful and clever, and he likes everybody. As Jasper gets a little older, he's still a fun-loving mule, but he gets confused when people like Mr. Chaney don't think life is as fun as he does. Sometimes he gets in trouble, but Jasper always tries to do his very best.
PetePete
Jasper starts out as a typical baby mule, full of curiosity and wonder. He is playful and clever, and he likes everybody. As Jasper gets a little older, he's still a fun-loving mule, but he gets confused when people like Mr. Chaney don't think life is as fun as he does. Sometimes he gets in trouble, but Jasper always tries to do his very best.
Mr. ChaneyMr. Chaney
Jasper starts out as a typical baby mule, full of curiosity and wonder. He is playful and clever, and he likes everybody. As Jasper gets a little older, he's still a fun-loving mule, but he gets confused when people like Mr. Chaney don't think life is as fun as he does. Sometimes he gets in trouble, but Jasper always tries to do his very best.
BelleBelle
Jasper starts out as a typical baby mule, full of curiosity and wonder. He is playful and clever, and he likes everybody. As Jasper gets a little older, he's still a fun-loving mule, but he gets confused when people like Mr. Chaney don't think life is as fun as he does. Sometimes he gets in trouble, but Jasper always tries to do his very best.
MollyMolly
Jasper starts out as a typical baby mule, full of curiosity and wonder. He is playful and clever, and he likes everybody. As Jasper gets a little older, he's still a fun-loving mule, but he gets confused when people like Mr. Chaney don't think life is as fun as he does. Sometimes he gets in trouble, but Jasper always tries to do his very best.
Kylie
Jasper starts out as a typical baby mule, full of curiosity and wonder. He is playful and clever, and he likes everybody. As Jasper gets a little older, he's still a fun-loving mule, but he gets confused when people like Mr. Chaney don't think life is as fun as he does. Sometimes he gets in trouble, but Jasper always tries to do his very best.
Joe
Jasper starts out as a typical baby mule, full of curiosity and wonder. He is playful and clever, and he likes everybody. As Jasper gets a little older, he's still a fun-loving mule, but he gets confused when people like Mr. Chaney don't think life is as fun as he does. Sometimes he gets in trouble, but Jasper always tries to do his very best.
LouiseLouise
Jasper starts out as a typical baby mule, full of curiosity and wonder. He is playful and clever, and he likes everybody. As Jasper gets a little older, he's still a fun-loving mule, but he gets confused when people like Mr. Chaney don't think life is as fun as he does. Sometimes he gets in trouble, but Jasper always tries to do his very best.