Animal Care is a Side Quest in NieR: Automata obtained in Forest Zone from Animal-Loving Machine which gives extra (EXP), items, and occasionally even weaponry for completing any of the side tasks. Most of the side tasks available to you can be completed during playthroughs with all characters. You won't be able to go back to earlier regions in various parts of the story, which may prevent you from completing some of these side missions until later.
Side Quest Rewards
- Beast Hide x5
Animal Care Walkthrough
"One of the moose in the care of the animal-loving machine lifeform has fallen ill. Search the commercial facility for a recipe that can cure the poor creature.
Thanks to the medicine, the sick moose made a full recovery. The relieved machine expressed wonder that living animals can't simply be repaired as machines are, and also that they possess warmth that machine lifeforms lack."
Speak With the Animal-Loving Machine
Go to the Mall Area and locate the Items
Head to the mall area outside of this zone where the locked door was when you first got here. Pick up the Toothbrush located here. Search the area and find the Medical Journal.
Head back and Speak with the Animal-Loving Machine
Then head back to the Animal-loving Machine. Next time you visit, you can do the quest Turf War. This will mark the end of this Side Quest. Upon completing this side quest you will be rewarded with 3000G, 600 EXp, Beast Hide and Quality Sachet.
Animal Care Trivia & Notes
- Animal Care NieR: Automata Notes, Tips, and Trivia Go Here
- This quest can be obtained from the Animal-loving Machine if you spare his Boar after confronting him in the Forest Zone.
- Head to the mall area outside of this zone where the locked door was when you first got here. Pick up the Toothbrush located here for ??. Search the area and find the Medical Journal. Then head back to the Animal-loving Machine.
- Next time you visit, you can do the quest Turf War.