Hens for Houston

A movement to keep Houston current by allowing the raising of chicken hens on city lots

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Thank you to the organizations and individuals that support and encourage the work of Hens for Houston!

If you are an organization or individual that believes in the movement Hens for Houston and would like to be recognized here as a Hen Supporter, contact hensforhouston@gmail.com for more information.


Individual Support:

As of March 2013, we have

    600+ supporters on our mailing list

    500+ Facebook followers

    Thousands of petition signers

These are Houstonians from all backgrounds, who volunteer their time in meetings, research, and events, and are of the thousand who support keeping chickens in the city.

A big thank you to everyone for all of your work, without which Hens for Houston could not be a reality!

Media Support:

Houston Chronicle

Channel 11 KHOU

88.7 KUHF

90.1 KPFT

The Examiner

Our Blok

Rice University Thresher

Channel 13



Houston Press

Heights Leader

Channel 2


Quality Feed Store

Rice University Environmental Club

Biodiverse for Life 




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