Bringing a chicken into your life may not be as hard as you think

By Kelli Bender
July 05, 2017 05:39 PM

Chickens are leaving the countryside and moving into the homes of the rich and famous.

An increasing number of celebrities are becoming proud chicken parents, which is piquing the interest of other animal lovers.

But what do you need to own a pet chicken responsibly? PEOPLE Pet Vet Dr. Evan Antin is on the case. During his visit to the World’s Ugliest Dog Contest, Dr. Antin met Johnnes Paul the owner of Omlet. Omlet is a company dedicated to making safe and attractive housing for animals, chicken coops included.

According to Paul, chickens make great pets, are fairly easy to look after and offer the perk of providing farm-fresh eggs. To keep a happy backyard flock, Paul suggests setting up your birds with plenty of space, comfortable housing and a nutritious diet.

Get more chicken scoop in the video above.