Elmer is a Philippine comic book written and illustrated by Gerry Alanguilan and published by Komikero Publishing and Alamat Comics. The story is set a world much like our own, except that chickens have spontaneously gained human intelligence and been integrated into human society. It tells the story of one chicken named Jake and his relationships with his family and with humans, as he reads the diary of his father Elmer, who went through many struggles as part of the first generation of chickens to gain intelligence.
"Elmer." Komiklopedia, 28 May 2007. http://komiklopedia.wordpress.com/2007/05/28/elmer/ (accessed on July 11,2007)