Eagan Minnesota Chicken Ordinance

By TomMN1 · Jan 11, 2012 · Updated Apr 7, 2012 · ·
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    Eagan Minnesota Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationNo (Yes if >5 acres)
    Max Chickens AllowedNo limit
    Roosters AllowedNo
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop RestrictionsSee below abut housing
    City/Organization Contact nameCitized Support Center request: http://mygovhelpadmin.us/EAGANMN/_cs/RequestOpen.aspx?rqst=103 (651) 675-5675
    Additional InformationSec. 10.12. Animals and fowl--Keeping, transporting, treatment, housing. A. Farm animals means cattle, horses, mules, sheep, goats, swine, ponies, ducks, geese, turkeys, chickens, guinea hens and honey bees. Subd. 2. Keeping. It is unlawful for any person to keep or harbor any animal, not in transit, except (1) farm animals kept in that portion of the city zoned agricultural and containing not less than five acres, or (2) animals kept as part of a show licensed under the City Code, or (3) animals used in a parade for which a permit has been issued, or (4) animals kept in a laboratory for scientific or experimental purposes, or (5) animals kept in an animal hospital or clinic for treatment by a licensed veterinarian, or (6) animals kept in a pet shop licensed under the City Code, or (7) as otherwise provided in this section. Subd. 5. Housing. It is unlawful for any person to keep any animal, as herein defined, or any other animal in any structure infested by rodents, vermin, flies or insects or inadequate for protection against the elements.
    Link for more Informationhttp://library1.municode.com/default-test/home.htm?infobase=13070&doc_action=whatsnew
    Information Last Updated2010-12-06 08:35:18

    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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