Bowling Green Kentucky Chicken Ordinance

By LarryPQ · Jan 11, 2012 ·
  1. LarryPQ
    Bowling Green Kentucky Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Roosters AllowedYes
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop RestrictionsFence in good repair to prevent poultry from escaping owner's property
    City/Organization Contact namePhone (270) 393-3000 1001 College Street Bowling Green, KY 42101 The City of Bowling Green, KY
    Additional InformationNo restrictions placed on amount of chickens and roosters you can keep as long as they don\\\'t become a nuisance. Only two ordinances on keeping poultry is as follows: Chapter 5-1 on ANIMAL CONTROL. Chapter 5-1.01 states: d. All crowing and non-crowing poultry: confinement shall mean by a fence in good repair, or structure of sufficient height and construction to prevent the poultry from leaving the owner\\\'s property. All gates or doors to the fence or structure shall fit properly and shall be locked or secured by a latch. Chapter 5-1.07 Poultry Restrictions states: It shall be unlawful for the owners of or those having control of poultry in the City to allow such poultry to run at large or off the premises of those owning or controlling same. 5-1.08 Animal Nuisances Prohibited a. Barking, Crowing, Howling, Yelping, Whining. Barks, crows, howls, yelps or whines loud enough to be heard beyond the premises of where it is kept or harbored;
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    Information Last Updated2010-04-28 10:46:04

    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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