Miamisburg Ohio Chicken Ordinance

By chicksnchooks · Jan 11, 2012 · ·
  1. chicksnchooks
    Miamisburg Ohio Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens AllowedNo limit given
    Roosters AllowedNo
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop RestrictionsNo coop restrictions given
    City/Organization Contact nameUnknown
    Additional InformationAs long as you follow these rules, you can keep chickens: Chapter 618.02 ANIMALS RUNNING AT LARGE. (a) No person, being the owner of or having charge of horses, mules, cattle, sheep, goats, swine, dogs, geese or other fowl or animals, shall permit them to run at large upon any public way or upon the land of another. (b) The owner, harborer or keeper, or the person having care, custody or control, of any dog or other animal, shall at all times keep such dog or other animal either confined upon the premises of the owner or keeper, or under reasonable control of some person. Chapter 618.08 COLORING RABBITS AND BABY POULTRY; SALE OR DISPLAY OF POULTRY. (a) No person shall dye or otherwise color any rabbit or baby poultry, including, but not limited to, chicks and ducklings. No person shall sell, offer for sale, expose for sale, raffle or give away any rabbit or baby poultry which has been dyed or otherwise colored. No poultry younger than four weeks of age shall be sold, given away or otherwise distributed to any person in lots of less than six. Stores, shops, vendors and others offering young poultry for sale or other distribution shall provide and operate brooders or other heating devices that may be necessary to maintain poultry in good health, and shall keep adequate food and water available to the poultry. Chapter 618.09 NUISANCE CONDITIONS PROHIBITED. (a) No owner shall allow his or her dog, cat or other domestic animal to become a public nuisance. Excessive barking, whining or howling, molesting passersby, chasing vehicles, attacking other domestic animals, and damaging property, shall be considered a nuisance under this section. (b) Any animal which scratches, digs, urinates or defecates upon any lawn, tree, shrub, plant, building or other public or private property, other than the property of the owner or person in charge or control of such animal, is hereby declared to be a public nuisance. Where the owner or person in charge or control of such animal immediately removes all feces deposited by such animal and disposes of the same in a sanitary manner, such nuisance shall be considered abated. Chapter 618.12 states regarding HUNTING AND TRAPPING of fowl: (a) The hunting of animals or fowl within the Municipality is prohibited. No person shall hunt, trap, kill or attempt to kill any animal or fowl by the use of firearms or any other means.
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  1. notakd
    In Miamisburg you are allowed 6 hens, no roosters.

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