Reflective Safety Vests Will Protect Your Urban Chickens

It's not "why" the chicken crossed the road, but how safely she did it. Photo: Courtesy of Omlet

One would think that the admittedly specialized field of urban chicken safety would have grown proportionally with urban farming and homesteading movements, but it hasn’t. That’s why it’s great that someone’s introduced the "High-Vis Chicken Jacket," made with made with "NASA-approved" Flectalon. This is the perfect holiday gift for all the Brooklyn egg layers in your life. It has an inner lining for colder weather and comes in crossing-guard yellow and hot-pink versions, both indications that people are beginning to take urban chicken safety very, very seriously. Expect the Etsy version any day now. [Atlantic Cities via Consumerist]