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ALAN BERNER / THE SEATTLE TIMES
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Monday, June 21, 2010

Some say fie on fowl in the city

Almost single-handedly Jennie Grant got backyard goats legalized in Seattle. City officials are now poised to increase the number of hens allowed on a 5,000-square foot lot from three to eight. Good news for Grant's son, Spencer, 9, who was upset when his mom killed two hens who had stopped laying eggs.