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Chicken Activist One-Eyed Sal: Exclusive Interview April 20, 2017 2 Comments

Chicken Activist Sally Bird—or as she is affectionately known, “One-Eyed Sal”—is a Barred Plymouth Rock and an activist for change within chicken-kind, an outspoken critic of the pecking order as it now stands, and an influential member of her flock.  She granted us an exclusive interview from her coop and run on a lovely spring […]

7 Reasons your Flock Needs a Giant Brahma April 5, 2017 5 Comments

By now you’ve probably seen the viral videos of that giant brahma rooster strolling out of his tiny little coop.  Millions of people have viewed the video of the “largest chicken in the world!” We know that because so many of you immediately came to us to ask about the breed,and to ask, “How big do Giant […]

Inside Birdbrains: Chicken Joke Survey Results! March 23, 2017 2 Comments

The Most Comprehensive Survey of Chickens Ever! Finally—after incubating the idea for months—the results have hatched!  Through months of vigorous surveying by phone and chicken joke focus groups, My Pet Chicken was able to interview more than 10,000 American chickens from a variety of breeds, geographic locations, and socio-economic situations. Our Annual Report on What Chickens […]

Chicken Coop Fire – Moving On After Tragedy March 8, 2017 10 Comments

“Mr. Tim, your coop is on fire!” We ran outside to see the coop engulfed in flames…