City Chickens

citychickensJust outside of downtown Minneapolis, follow the sounds of crowing and clucking and you will find Mary Britton Clouse’s Chicken Run Rescue. Over the years, Mary and her husband have given hundreds of homeless birds a safe place to rest until they can be adopted by caring families.

“A warm, inviting look into an unusual facet of animal rescue efforts.
 School Library Journal

An engaging, photo-filled look at a Minneapolis woman who has created an inner-city poultry shelter.
 Scripps Howard News Service

“Animal-loving city and country kids alike will find this worth clucking about.”
 Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books

Chicken Run Rescue video from MPR News:

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