Allen Texas Chicken Ordinance

By Elite Silkies · Jan 11, 2012 ·
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    Allen Texas Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens AllowedUnknown; All fowl must be kept no less than 150' from any property line
    Roosters AllowedYes
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop RestrictionsYes
    City/Organization Contact name
    Additional InformationSec. 3-14. Animals prohibited as novelties. (a) It shall be unlawful for any person to sell, offer for sale, rent, barter or give away as toys, premiums or novelties, baby chickens, ducklings or other fowl under three (3) weeks old, rabbits under two (2) months old, unless the manner or method is first approved by the animal control authority. (b) It shall be unlawful to color, dye, stain or otherwise change the natural color of any chickens, ducklings, or other fowl or rabbits or to possess for the purpose of sale or to be given away, any of the above mentioned animals which have been so colored. (Ord. No. 1859-8-00, § 1, 8-3-2000; Ord. No. 2867-10-09, § 1, 10-27-2009) (c) Livestock pens, stables, corrals, or enclosures shall be capable of preventing the entry of the general public and capable of preventing the escape of the livestock.(e) It shall be unlawful for any person to keep any fowl, such as chickens, ducks, turkeys, geese, pigeons or guineas, except when the same are kept more than one hundred fifty (150) feet from any property line.(1) All animals shall be provided with daily food and water, free from contamination. Such food shall be wholesome, palatable and of sufficient quantity and nutritive value to meet the normal daily requirements for the condition and size of the animal;(4) Flies and other insects must be controlled through general sanitation and necessary means;
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    Information Last Updated2010-03-31 18:13:20

    NOTE: This information was submitted by a member of our chicken forum. Please make sure to double check that this information is accurate before you proceed with raising chickens. You can read more info about checking local laws here..

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