One of five chickens Debra Hensley and Melissa Watt keep in a backyard coop at their Transylvania Park home. Their backyard will be  part of the Tour de Coop on Sunday, May 27, sponsored by CLUCK, the Cooperative of Lexington Urban Chicken Keepers.  Photo by Tom Eblen | teblen@herald-leader.com
One of five chickens Debra Hensley and Melissa Watt keep in a backyard coop at their Transylvania Park home. Their backyard will be part of the Tour de Coop on Sunday, May 27, sponsored by CLUCK, the Cooperative of Lexington Urban Chicken Keepers. Photo by Tom Eblen | teblen@herald-leader.com Herald-Leader
One of five chickens Debra Hensley and Melissa Watt keep in a backyard coop at their Transylvania Park home. Their backyard will be part of the Tour de Coop on Sunday, May 27, sponsored by CLUCK, the Cooperative of Lexington Urban Chicken Keepers. Photo by Tom Eblen | teblen@herald-leader.com Herald-Leader

Tom Eblen: Owners show off chickens, coops during second annual tour

May 22, 2012 4:52 PM

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Tom Eblen

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Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.