What the Cluck! Raise Backyard Chickens

Backyard chickens are fun pets that provide fresh eggs, eat pests and recycle food waste. Raising chickens in the city is a cinch. Here's how.

The Chantecler, the only breed ever developed in Canada, has a calm, gentle personality, can withstand harsh winter climates, and is capable of laying 120 to 180 large eggs a year.
Photo Courtesy American Livestock Breeds Conservancy