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Abilene Texas Chicken Ordinance

Abilene Texas Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens AllowedUnknown; Nuisance Ordinance Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop Restrictions City/Organization Contact name Additional InformationARTICLE II. PROHIBITIONS(5) All excessive or unauthorized noises and annoying vibrations, including animal noises.(6) All disagreeable or obnoxious odors and stenches, as well as the conditions, substances or other causes which give rise to the emission or generation of such odors and stenches including dense smoke, noxious fumes, gas,... read more

Kennedale Texas Chicken Ordinance

Kennedale Texas Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens AllowedUnknown; Nuisance Ordinance Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop Restrictions City/Organization Contact name Additional Information(5) No person shall maintain any place where fowl or any animals are suffered to fight upon exhibition, or for sport upon wager. Sec. 3-7. Prohibited animals. (a) It shall be unlawful for any person to sell, offer for sale, barter or give away as toys, premiums or novelties, baby chickens, ducklings or other fowl under three (3)... read more

Keller Texas Chicken Ordinance

Keller Texas Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens AllowedUnknown; Nuisance Ordinance Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsYes City/Organization Contact name Additional InformationSec. 3-110. Animals and fowl in residential areas; limitations. (a) The owners and all persons having control of such animals and fowl shall keep the same confined within a building or adequate enclosures at all times, and it shall be unlawful to permit such animals and fowl to roam, wander upon or remain upon, while unattended by the... read more

Kaufman Texas Chicken Ordinance

Kaufman Texas Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationNo Max Chickens Allowed Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsYes City/Organization Contact name Additional InformationSec. 18-33. Removal of animals and fowl on petition of neighbors. If 50 percent of the property owners within 500 of lots or enclosures where animals or fowl are kept and maintained complain by petition to the city council that the presence of animals or fowl in their area is a nuisance, the owners of such animals or fowl shall remove them from the city limits.... read more

Haltom City Texas Chicken Ordinance

Haltom City Texas Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowed20 fowl permitted, must have no less than 10,000 sq. ft; Nuisance Ordiance; 100 Showbirds can be kept if you have a current Texas Pullorum-Typhoid Certificate; 1 Rooster is allowed; Codes are listed under Estrays and Livestock Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop Restrictions City/Organization Contact name Additional InformationSec. 10-48. Enclosures. (e ) More than three birds, but not more than 20 birds, may be kept without a variance on one-family... read more

Montgomery Texas Chicken Ordinance

Montgomery Texas Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens AllowedUnknown Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop Restrictions City/Organization Contact name Additional InformationThere are no Ordinances pertaining to fowl, poultry or chickens. Link for more Informationhttp://library7.municode.com/default-test/home.htm?infobase=13487&doc_action=whatsnew Information Last Updated2010-03-30 18:26:14 NOTE: This information was submitted by a member of our chicken forum. Please make sure to double check that this information is accurate... read more

Georgetown Texas Chicken Ordinance

Georgetown Texas Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens AllowedFowl must be kept no closer than 200' of any private dwelling; Nuisance Ordiance Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsYes City/Organization Contact name Additional InformationSec. 7.03.080. Estray and other livestock.B. It is unlawful for the owner or person in control of any chicken or other fowl to permit the same to run at large on any land not his own or under his control, or on any street, alley or other public place in the City. B. Keeping of... read more

Bedford Texas Chicken Ordinance

Bedford Texas Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowed5 Adult Fowl; chicks born from said fowl are not to be included; Nuisance Ordinance Applies Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsYes City/Organization Contact name Additional InformationSec. 18-145. Number of fowl per dwelling or property. (a) It shall be unlawful for any person to keep, allow, maintain, or harbor outside of the residential structure, any fowl in any pen, shed, coop or structure, if any part of such pen, shed, coop or structure is within... read more

Lubbock Texas Chicken Ordinance

Lubbock Texas Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens AllowedNot Specified Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsNot Specified City/Organization Contact nameSecretary - City of Lubbock 1625 13th Street, Room 206 Lubbock, TX 79401 Mailing Address P.O. Box 2000 Lubbock, TX 79457 Phone (806) 775-2028 (806) 775-2029 (806) 775-2061 Fax (806) 775-3983 Additional InformationLubbock/CODE OF ORDINANCES/Chapter 4 ANIMALS* - Poultry or Chickens are not mentioned anywhere in the code (except for refrences... read more

Longview Texas Chicken Ordinance

Longview Texas Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens AllowedUnknown Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsYes- Proximity, sanitation, noise ordinances apply. City/Organization Contact name Additional InformationSec. 13-9. Public Nuisances. (a) It shall be unlawful and constitute a public nuisance for the owner or any person to maintain any animal which roams at-large on public or private property; attacks another animal(s); or damages public or private property. (b) It shall be unlawful and... read more

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