Cheyenne Wyoming Chicken Ordinance

Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
Max Chickens AllowedUnstated- ZONING RESTRICTIONS APPLY
Roosters AllowedNo
Permit RequiredNo
Coop RestrictionsYes, conditions, location, proximity to residences-
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Additional InformationAGRICULTURE ZONING RESTRICTIONS- 6.08.020 Keeping or slaughtering of certain animals--Restrictions within city. A. Except as provided within this title, no person may keep or slaughter within the city any cattle, cows, horses, swine, goats, chickens, ducks, geese, turkeys, guinea fowl, nonhuman primates or other livestock. B. This section shall not apply in areas of the city zoned agricultural; to livestock brought into the city for purposes of being shipped out of the city; to animals brought into the city to receive veterinary care, or to goats that are being used for weed and pest control purposes by or through the weed and pest control division. C. The keeping of animals, birds or fowl, otherwise prohibited by this section, may be allowed for rodeos, fairs, circuses, carnivals, parades and other public exhibitions or entertainment events; provided, that the proper licenses and permits for the event have been obtained from the city. Persons desiring to use goats for weed and pest control purposes per subsection B of this section must also obtain proper licenses and permits. D. The city/county health officer may issue an order prohibiting the keeping of any animals, fowl or bird which poses a health hazard to the general public pursuant to city ordinances, or state and federal laws pertaining to public health. (2001 In-house code § 7-5)
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Information Last Updated2010-03-23 00:00:00

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