Cincinnati Ohio Chicken Ordinance

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Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
Max Chickens AllowedNot Specified
Roosters AllowedNo
Permit RequiredNo
Coop RestrictionsManure cleaned out daily
City/Organization Contact nameCincinnati, OH 801 Plum Street Room 150 Cincinnati, OH 45202 (513)352-3243 www.cincinnati-oh.gov
Additional InformationSec. 701-35. - Care of Fowl Confined in Crates. No person shall confine any fowl in a crate, box, or other receptacle in a cramped or unnatural position or shall overcrowd any crate, box or other receptacle with fowl or fail to provide proper food, water, shelter or sanitation for fowl confined in any receptacle. Sec. 701-37. - Use of Small Fowl as Toys; Mishandling or Dyeing Prohibited. No person shall use any live, newly hatched fowl or bird as a toy or pet, subject it to mistreatment or careless handling or dye it. No person shall sell or give away such fowl to any person in lots of less than six. § 00053-11. - Fowl, animals and vermin. (A) No live geese, hens, chickens, pigeons, ducks, hogs, goats, cows, mules, horses or other fowl or animals shall be kept in the city so as to create foul odors or be a menace to the health of neighboring individuals. (C) Manure shall be removed at least once each day and placed in flytight, leakproof, covered containers. Such containers shall be kept clean and shall be disinfected after each emptying. Manure shall be disposed of according to the regulations of the health commissioner.
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Information Last Updated2010-03-17 00:00:00
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