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 Dominique, the first chicken breed developed in the United States, has natural foraging abilities and can lay 230 to 275 medium brown eggs a year.
Photo Courtesy American Livestock Breeds Conservancy