Acceptance of urban chickens is causing problems throughout Missouri

Monday, February 22, 2010 | 2:32 p.m. CST; updated 3:20 p.m. CST, Monday, February 22, 2010

ST. LOUIS — Some say they have heard him shriek at the morning sun. Some claim to have glimpsed his feathered form strutting through the neighborhood's dark alleys. Some think he's pure fiction, Soulard neighborhood's own, though significantly smaller, Yeti or Loch Ness monster.