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Kirkland Washington Chicken Ordinance

By Coopa Cabana, Jan 11, 2012 | |
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    Kirkland Washington Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens AllowedNo more than five pairs
    Roosters AllowedYes
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop RestrictionsNeed permit
    City/Organization Contact nameCity Hall 587-3000
    Additional Information8.08.010 Running at large prohibited. (a) It is unlawful for any person, firm, company or corporation to permit any chickens, ducks, geese, turkeys, or other domestic or wild fowls belonging to them or under their control to run at large within the city limits. (b) Fowls, as above described, shall be deemed running at large within the meaning of this section when off the owner’s premises and not within his immediate control. (Ord. 251 § § 1, 2, 1925) 8.08.020 Keeping for resale or profit unlawful. It is unlawful for any person, firm, association, corporation or partnership to raise, care for, breed, maintain or induce the propagation of pigeons or other similar birds or fowl, primarily for resale or profit within the corporate limits of the city. (Ord. 809 § 1, 1960) 8.08.030 Keeping more than five pairs unlawful. It is unlawful for any person, firm, association, corporation, or group of persons all having the same abode, to raise, care for, breed, maintain, or induce the propagation of more than five pairs of pigeons or similar birds or fowl for any purpose whatsoever within the corporate limits of the city. (Ord. 809 § 2, 1960) 8.08.040 Buildings used for keeping —Zoning compliance required. Any building, loft, or other structure used in part or whole for any of the purposes set forth in Sections 8.08.020 and 8.08.030 above is hereby denominated an accessory building as such is defined in the Kirkland zoning ordinance, and shall conform to the size and setback limitations as prescribed therefor in the Kirkland zoning ordinance. (Ord. 809 § 3, 1960)
    Link for more Informationhttp://kirklandcode.ecitygov.net/CK_KMC_Search.html
    Information Last Updated2010-03-30 14:58:02

    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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