Humble Texas Chicken Ordinance

By Kesta, Jan 11, 2012 | Updated: Nov 4, 2014 | |
  1. Kesta
    Humble Texas Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens Allowed
    Roosters AllowedYes
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop RestrictionsMust be kept clean and not cause the spread of disease or allow the fowl to run loose.
    City/Organization Contact name
    Additional InformationOrdinance 10, sectin 3 states The keeping of livestock, fowl, dogs or cats within the city in such manner or under such conditions as to cause the spread of germs liable to produce disease or noxious odors or noise hazardous or dangerous to the public health, or which cause discomfort to the inhabitants of the locality wherein the same are kept, is hereby prohibited and declared to be a nuisance. Ordinance 10, section 4 states The running at large within the city of livestock and fowl is hereby prohibited and herein declared to be a nuisance, and anyone owning, controlling or having responsibility for the control of any of the above-named animals who knowingly permits such animals to run at large within the city shall be guilty of a misdemeanor.
    Link for more Informationhttp://library7.municode.com/default-test/home.htm?infobase=14253&doc_action=whatsnew
    Information Last Updated2010-03-17 00:00:00

    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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