Clover cares deeply about the well being of her friends and comrades. When Boxer is working to hard she reminds him that he is not as young as he used to be. “Clover warned him sometimes to be careful not to over strain himself”(Pg. 41). Clover is kind enough to take care of and protect the brood of ducklings that lost their mother. During the meeting of animals in the barn “Clover made a sort of wall round them the ducklings with her great foreleg to protect them from being trampled…”(Pg. 2). Boxer Split his hoof, and during that time, Clover was applying herbs to help heal the hoof. “Clover treated the hoof with poultices of herbs which she prepared…”(Pg. 74).