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Grand Prarie Texas Chicken Ordinance

Grand Prarie Texas Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowed1 fowl per every 20 square feet Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop Restrictionsmust be contained in a coop or pen City/Organization Contact nameCity of Grand Prairie 317 College St. P.O. Box 534045 Grand Prairie, Texas 75050 Phone: 972-237-8000 Additional InformationSec. 5-26. - Requirements on keeping livestock and fowl. (a) Livestock. (1) It shall be unlawful for any owner to keep or harbor any livestock within the corporate limits of the city in... read more

Addison Texas Chicken Ordinance

Addison Texas Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens AllowedUnder three if the coop is within 150 of a residence. the wording is confusing. Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop Restrictionsnone provided City/Organization Contact nameGeneral Services 972- 450-2800 Additional InformationSec. 10-9. Requirements on keeping livestock and fowl. (a) It shall be unlawful for any owner to keep or harbor any livestock or three or more fowl within the corporate limits of the town in any pen, stable, shed, coop or enclosure, if any part... read more

Amarillo Texas Chicken Ordinance

Amarillo Texas Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowed13 Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop Restrictionsnone provided City/Organization Contact namecity of amarillo, codes department. PLanning Dept: (806) 378-4223 Animal Control: (806) 378-3092 Additional InformationCHAPTER 8-2. ANIMALS AND FOWL* Sec. 8-2-5. Nuisance animals. (f) It shall be unlawful to keep Barnyard Fowl within the city limits, except: at a location zoned for Industrial, Agricultural, or Heavy Commercial use; or, up to four (4) Barnyard Fowl per... read more

El Paso Texas Chicken Ordinance

El Paso Texas Chicken Ordinance   Are Chickens Allowed in this location Yes Max Chickens Allowed 6 with an annual permit ($35) Roosters Allowed 3 Permit Required Yes Coop Restrictions Fowl and rabbits subject to permitting shall be kept in a secure pen or enclosure that is at least thirty feet from any private residence (except that of the owner or person keeping such fowl or rabbits) or any hotel, apartment house, tenement house, hospital, church or school; provided, the pen or enclosure may be within twenty... read more

Carrollton Texas Chicken Ordinance

Carrollton Texas Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens AllowedFor each lot or tract in excess of one acre, an owner may keep five fowl per acre Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop Restrictionsfowl cannot be housed, roam, or fly within 200 feet of any dwelling or business owned or occupied by any person other than the owner. City/Organization Contact nameCity of Carrollton 972-466-3000 1945 E. Jackson Road, Carrollton, Texas 75006 P.O. Box 110535, Carrollton, Texas 75011-0535 Additional Information(4) No fowl shall be kept... read more

Kirby Texas Chicken Ordinance

Kirby Texas Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationNo Max Chickens Allowed Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredYes Coop Restrictionsnone listed City/Organization Contact nameCity of Kirby office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. For information, call (210) 661-3198 ckirby1@satx.rr.com Additional Information§ 91.22 KEEPING OF POULTRY, FOWL, AND OTHER SMALL ANIMALS. (A) On any premises in the city, it shall be unlawful for any person to keep or to permit the keeping of chickens, turkeys, ducks, geese, or other fowl and... read more

Humble Texas Chicken Ordinance

Humble Texas Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationNo Max Chickens Allowed Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsMust be kept clean and not cause the spread of disease or allow the fowl to run loose. City/Organization Contact name Additional InformationOrdinance 10, sectin 3 states The keeping of livestock, fowl, dogs or cats within the city in such manner or under such conditions as to cause the spread of germs liable to produce disease or noxious odors or noise hazardous or dangerous to the public health, or which cause discomfort... read more

Conroe1 Texas Chicken Ordinance

Conroe1 Texas Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowednone given Roosters AllowedNo Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsChickens and other fowl. Any fowl lot maintained in the city limits must be large enough to provide a minimum of four square feet per chicken. The chicken house will be allowed to be a part of this area. Suitable wire shall be used as the fence material for chickens. The chicken house must be of such construction as will allow for ease in cleaning and airing. City/Organization Contact nameCod of Ordinances, City... read more

San Antonio Texas Chicken Ordinance

San Antonio Texas Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowed3 without a permit Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop RestrictionsAll domestic fowl must be kept in an enclosure. City/Organization Contact nameSan Antonio, TX 100 Military Plaza San Antonio, TX 78205 (210)207-7080 www.sanantonio.gov Additional InformationSec. 5-109. - Animal limits; excess animal permit. (a) The total number of domestic fowl and livestock allowed at a residence is five (5) which may include: (1) Up to three (3) domestic fowl;... read more

Sweetwater Texas Chicken Ordinance

Sweetwater Texas Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes Max Chickens Allowedno limit Roosters AllowedYes Permit RequiredNo Coop Restrictionsnone City/Organization Contact nameCity Hall, Code Enforcement, Sweetwater, TX 325-236-6313 Additional InformationWas told, as quoted, \\\\\\\"Yes a person in town is allowed to have chickens as long as they are in a pen.\\\\\\\" \\\\\\\"No limit to the number you can have\\\\\\\" (Its not listed on a webpage, at least not that I could find...which is why I called the office) Link for more... read more

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