Mcminnville Oregon Chicken Ordinance

By jshanes · Jan 11, 2012 ·
  1. jshanes
    McMinnville Oregon Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens Allowed2 per 5000 sq ft, 1000 sq ft for each additional Bird
    Roosters AllowedNo
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop RestrictionsNo
    City/Organization Contact nameCity of McMinnville, Oregon 503-434-7311
    Additional Information17.54.140 Keeping of Animals in a Residential Zone. It is not permissible to keep exotic, dangerous or wild animals as domestic pets. This includes any mammal, fowl, fish or any other species not commonly considered as pets or commonly raised for food or agricultural purposes which would be a possible threat to the life or health of humans as determined by the Yamhill County Animal Control Officer and the Planning Director. The slaughtering of animals is not permissible in residential zones. 8. Domestic fowl or birds for non-commercial purposes excluding roosters and peacocks, consistent with the requirements of Sections 17.54.140 B (3). A minimum of 5,000 square feet of lot area is required to maintain up to two (2) fowl (excluding roosters and peacocks) or two (2) rabbits, or combination thereof. Each rabbit or fowl in excess of this number shall require an additional 1,000 square feet of lot area.
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    Information Last Updated2011-05-27 16:50:11

    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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