Was that the mail man? Aiden looked up from his chores in time to see Aries bounding down to the end of the driveway. The mareep loved the mailman, and people in general, so this was practically a daily tradition. It was so much of a tradition that Aries had been taught to bring the mail to the house, which he did happily after his pets from the mailman. It wasn't a perfect trick yet as the mareep brought and dropped the mail onto the deck and started nibbling at the contents of a package he had torn open.
Aiden ran over to retrieve his mail and scooped it up, tearing a package out of the mareeps mouth.
"No no, you're supposed to put it in the basket, not eat it" He scolded and placed the mail into the basket he meant then petted Aries like he did a good job. "Ok, now go play with the others" He stepped down off the deck, the mareep playfully bounding beside him all the way back to the barn.
He spent the morning finishing his chores and playing with his pokemon before finally returning