There’s a hullabaloo happening in Mrs Parata’s back yard! What could it be? Mrs Parata’s son Joe is having a to-do with the old hen and the duck. it doesn’t stop there though, as Joe soon discovers his mum’s animals cause him all sorts of problems. As the kunekune snuggles up to take a nap with him, the cow gets her head stuck in the grass catcher and the goat eats his undies! What should Mrs Parata and Joe do about the hullabaloo that’s happening in their back yard?