A while back, I came across a British detective show called Pie in the Sky. A DI who is getting ready to retire and open his own restaurant. Apparently, he is a chef at heart. Unfortunately, in the first episode we learn that though he does open his restaurant, his old line of work has a bit a different outlook on what he'll be doing. Anyway, behind his restaurant he raises chickens (he plays Mozart for the chickens so they will lay large eggs); watching this show was when I thought it would be fun to raise chickens in my backyard. ...I just need to wait until I own my own house.
The chickens I'll have:
The designer coop:
Or perhaps this one:
Here's some more useful information on raising chickens.
And I'm going to end with a song...