Chickens in Skyrim. Do not kill the chickens; it is considered a very serious crime.

Chicken is a farm animal in Skyrim

They are found in many farms across Skyrim

Near chickens you will sometimes find Chicken Nests containing Chicken Eggs which you can harvest as an ingredient


Killing chickens is considered a very serious crime in Skyrim. It can result in a bounty, as well as citizens and guards attacking you on sight, as well as you and/or your companion being thrown into jail