Frederick Maryland Chicken Ordinance

Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
Roosters AllowedNo
Permit RequiredNo
Coop RestrictionsUnknown
City/Organization Contact nameFrederick City Hall, [email protected], Public Information Officer #: 301-600-1385
Additional InformationOrdinance 3-1A differentiates animals between dogs, cats, fowl, livestock or swine to separate the categories. Section 3-8 prohibits livestock specifically with noted exceptions. Since livestock was separately listed from fowl in 3-1A, the keeping of chickens is left unclear for Frederick City.
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Information Last Updated2010-03-22 00:00:00

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