July 9, 2013
One tough old bird rules an Issaquah parking lot
He’s not exactly a wild creature, but he’s too independent to be considered a farm animal or a pet.
He’s a free-range kind of guy.
Since the bantam rooster known as McNugget first showed up in a downtown Issaquah parking lot 11 years ago, he’s stuck around and brought smiles to shoppers and passers-by.
Michelle Schneider, owner of the Your Espresso stand on Front Street North, said she was terrified when the black-feathered bird suddenly appeared one day at her window.