Even the Wall Street Journal is picking up the story of the pet chicken trend.
Today's issue features an article on the business opportunities within the pet chicken market and how the trend is taking off.
Hobby markets often find the adage about necessity being the mother of invention accurate, but successful entrepreneurs know how to take it to the next rung: profit from that invention.
The Wall Street Journal article details the story of several inspired businesses that saw a need and found a way to create a business based in the passion they had for the hobby of chicken-keeping. What could be better than doing what you love while helping others enjoy it more?
From diapers for chickens to model while walking around the house, to starter kits which include the coop and four chicks, the pet chicken industry is taking off such that My Pet Chicken is expecting $1 million revenue this year. Look for chicken accoutrements in a pet store near you!