Bryan Texas Chicken Ordinance

By far149, Jan 11, 2012 | Updated: Mar 7, 2014 | |
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    Bryan Texas Chicken Ordinance
    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens Allowed10
    Roosters AllowedNo
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop RestrictionsAny enclosure that houses poultry or other domesticated fowl must be at least 50 feet from any building intended for human occupancy, except the dwelling occupied by the owner of the fowl.
    City/Organization Contact name
    Additional InformationSec. 10-22. - Same—Fowl. (a) It shall be the duty of the person owning, or having within his or her management or control, any chickens, turkeys, geese, or other domestic fowl, to keep same enclosed upon his or her own premises in such manner that same cannot go upon the public streets, highways, alleys or parkways of the city, or upon the private property of others. (b) It shall be unlawful for any person owning or having under his or her control or management any chickens, turkeys, geese, or other domestic fowl, to allow same to be at large within the city. (c) It shall be unlawful for any person to maintain and keep any ostrich or emu within the city. (Code 1988, § 4-23; Ord. No. 909, § 1, 5-10-1994) Sec. 10-20. - Proximity of poultry enclosures to dwellings. Any enclosure that houses poultry or other domesticated fowl must be at least 50 feet from any building intended for human occupancy, except the dwelling occupied by the owner of the fowl. All fowl or poultry must be provided with adequate food and a continuous source of clean, wholesome water. (Code 1988, § 4-21; Ord. No. 909, § 1, 5-10-1994)
    Link for more Informationhttp://library.municode.com/index.aspx?clientId=14054&stateId=43&stateName=Texas
    Information Last Updated2010-03-17 00:00:00

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