We Found and Adopted a Chicken by Ada Calhoun April 13, 2010 We called 311 and it is surprisingly legal to have a pet chicken living on your back porch. That is all. Posted in: Ada Tags: brooklyn chicken SHARE THIS ARTICLE Previous: Panel-ing at Seattle's EMP Pop Conference Next: Off to Seattle; Here's a Snapshot from Our EMP Playlist! Sign up here! You'll receive occasional updates on books, articles, and tour dates.