Archive for February 28th, 2014

Chicken Hitch-Hiker!

One day Zag the chicken decides to roost in an odd place, and, like Mary’s little lamb… makes it to school! Then it becomes a habit. Read more here. 


Aurora, CO*, approves chickens!

Congrats to Aurora, Colorado*, for moving forward with a chicken-keeping ordinance!

Aurora City Council voted 6 to 4 in approval of the measure.  Ward IV Councilwoman Molly Markert and Ward V Council Member Bob Roth voted against it, citing their wards’ opposition to backyard chickens, along with At-Large Councilman Pierce and Ward VI Councilman Bob Broom. – See more at:

*We had initially reported this as Aurora, Illinois. However, this is Aurora, Colorado – no less deserving of congratulations!