Chancey Bush
Dana Abrahamson stands by her backyard chicken coop. Abrahamson is part of a small but growing group of backyard flock enthusiasts.
A hobby to crow about

Editor’s note: This is the second installment of a series profiling Clear Creek residents who want to bring aspects of farming and agriculture into their backyards. Sometimes called “backyard homesteaders,” they are looking to be more self-sufficient and are raising everything from ducks to bees.


The bantam rooster was missing. He wasn’t inside the coop or behind it.