A doggerel series about odd or little-known animals.
The featherless chicken is a unique breed of chicken, created by a team of researchers, led by Avigdor Cahaner, at the genetics faculty of the Rehovot Agronomy Institute near Tel Aviv, Israel. Read more: http://www.strangeanimals.info/2011/01/featherless-chicken.html#ixzz4TJ2fcJLH
Chicken 1: “Dude! Where have our feathers up and gone?
I’m feeling cold—a coatless fawn!”
Chicken 2: “Some scientists have messed with us—
Convenience is their goal, I trust.”
Chicken 3: “Oh, yeah, convenience just for them!
The kind of thing we must condemn!”
Chicken 4: “I’m just embarrassed—that’s a fact.
So naked—soon, we’ll be attacked!”
Rooster 1: “I have to say”—his comb he flicks—
“I’m loving all these naked chicks!”