Swaddled Silkie Chicken Purrs Like a Cat

Nurse Jen Hamilton shared how she wraps Grits, her pet silkie chicken in a towel after a bath to make her purr. And as if on cue, the silkie settled happily into her swaddle and began purring like a cat.

Did you know chickens purr?

Lori Dorn
Lori Dorn

Lori is a Laughing Squid Contributing Editor based in New York City who has been writing blog posts for over a decade. She also enjoys making jewelry, playing guitar, taking photos and mixing craft cocktails. Lori can be found posting on Threads and sharing photos on Instagram.