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The Perils and Pleasures of Urban Backyard Chicken Keeping
Animals  (tags: Backyard chicken keeping, animals, animalwelfare, pets, law, sadness )

- 2917 days ago -
In the last two years, shelters and sanctuaries around the country have witnessed a dramatic increase in their intake of chickens, particularly roosters. Hatcheries producing chicks for shipment to feed stores and individuals are backlogged with orders
Coalition of Animal Sanctuaries Craft Policy Statement on Urban Chicken-Keeping
Animals  (tags: chickens, poultry, rescued, backyard chicken keeping, animalwelfare )

- 2954 days ago -
A coalition of animal sanctuaries involved in the direct care of unwanted chickens in the United States has formulated recommendations regarding the recent trend in backyard chicken-keeping. As the popularity of raising backyard flocks has grown, our she

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