Bastrop, Texas protects its chickens. Homeless chickens--and, I presume, chickens who have a place to hang their hats--are allowed to cross Farm Street with impunity, and to hang about in yards there. In February 2015, the Bastrop City Council proclaimed Farm Street a Historic Chicken Sanctuary. The proclamation covers only part of town, however. Outside the … Continue reading Bastrop’s Historic Chickens: Are They REALLY Feral?