Lubbock, Which One of You Lost Your Forbidden Rooster?
It's bad enough to let your rooster run around town without parental supervision, but truth is, you're not supposed to have one in the city limits anyway. That doesn't stop a lot of people; I commonly heard early-morning rooster crows in my previous neighborhood by Coronado, which is decidedly still in Lubbock city limits.
The Lubbock Animal Shelter picked up someone's wild and fancy-free rooster over the holiday weekend. The rooster in question looks pretty disgruntled. Maybe he's just hung...over.
From the shelter:
Rooster found 3800 27th St. Roosters aren’t allowed in the city limits and he will need to be placed in a home in the country!
Even if you can't have a massive rooster in town, you're still allowed up to six hens for your own personal use. Hopefully, that use is eggs and not sad tea parties.