Manteca California Chicken Ordinance

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Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
Max Chickens Allowed6- TOTAL animals, including dogs and cats
Roosters AllowedNo
Permit RequiredNo
Coop Restrictions20\' from any dwelling unless given permission from owner of said dwelling
City/Organization Contact namehttp://www.ci.manteca.ca.us/animal/change/code/keeping_of_animals.html
Additional Information17.07.030 The keeping of animals. In any district on a lot with a principal permitted use, no more than six small animals may be kept, provided none are kept for commercial use. Not more than three of such animals may be dogs or cats over ten weeks of age and not more than two may be pot belly pigs. No roosters, ducks, turkeys, geese, pea fowl, guinea fowl, goats, sheep or hogs, except pot belly pigs shall be allowed. Permitted small animals or fowl, exclusive of dogs and cats or pot belly pigs, shall be kept in cages located no closer than twenty feet to an adjacent property, shall be maintained clean and odorless at all times, and shall not become a public nuisance. A use permit may be issued for the commercial raising of small animals, or fowl, or for general animal husbandry, but not including the raising of hogs, on lots of one acre or more. (Ord. 971 §3, 1993: Ord. 940 §1, Ex. A(part), 1992)
Link for more Informationwww.ci.manteca.ca.us
Information Last Updated2010-03-29 10:50:50
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