Antigo Wisconsin Chicken Ordinance

By LarryPQ · Jan 11, 2012 ·
  1. LarryPQ
    Antigo Wisconsin Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens Allowed2
    Roosters AllowedNo
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop RestrictionsProximity, zoning, building, sanitation, noise ordinances apply.
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    Additional Information(d) Exceptions. The prohibitions of subsection (c) of this section shall not apply where the creatures are in the care, custody or control of a veterinarian for treatment; agricultural fairs; shows or projects of the 4-H Clubs; a display for judging purposes; an itinerant or transient carnival, circus or other show; dog or cat shows or trials; public or private educational institutions; licensed pet shops; zoological gardens; or a licensed game farm, if: (1) Their location conforms to the provisions of the zoning ordinances of the city in chapter 14. (2) All animals and animal quarters are kept in a clean and sanitary condition and maintained to eliminate objectionable odors. (3) Animals are maintained in quarters constructed to prevent their escape. (4) No person lives or resides within 100 feet of the quarters in which the animals are kept. (e) Farm animals; miniature pigs. Except as provided in section 18-54, regarding miniature pigs, and on properties zoned to an agricultural classification, no person shall own, keep, harbor or board any cattle, horses, ponies, swine, goats, sheep, more than two fowl or more than two rabbits. (Code 1999, § 7-1-13) Sec. 18-46. Sale of rabbits, chicks or artificially colored animals. (a) No person may sell, offer for sale, raffle, give as a prize or premium, use as an advertising device or display living chicks, ducklings, other fowl or rabbits that have been dyed or otherwise colored artificially. (b) No person may sell, offer for sale, barter or give away living chicks, ducklings or other fowl without providing proper brooder facilities for the care of such chicks, ducklings or other fowl during the time they are in such person\'s care, custody or control. (c) No retailer, as defined in Wis. Stats. § 100.30(2)(e), may sell, offer for sale, barter or give away living baby rabbits, baby chicks, ducklings or other fowl under two months of age, in any quantity less than six, unless the purpose of selling these animals is for agricultural, wildlife or scientific purposes.
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