A lot of people are starting to realize that owning chickens as pet is a completely reasonable idea and is extremely fun.  I will run down a few pros and cons to owning chickens and hopefully you will see that it is a great idea and will get your own soon! So let me start off with the pros of becoming a chicken owner.

1. Extremely cheap pets to own.  –  Not only are chickens some of the cheapest pets you can find, but their maintenance is also very cheap, even if you have a lot of them!  A lot of the reason they are so cheap to keep is that they are not picky about food at all.  You can get bags of chicken feed for a very low cost and will definitely be cheaper than having a dog or cat.  They will also eat leftovers and scraps from…



Source by John Locke