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Mustang Oklahoma Chicken Ordinance

By Grendelhen, Jan 11, 2012 | |
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    Mustang Oklahoma Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens Allowed4 Adult 14 young under 12 weeks
    Roosters AllowedNo
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop Restrictions10 feet from any adjoining property
    City/Organization Contact nameMelissa Helsel, City Planner at (405) 376-7702.
    Additional InformationSec. 14-6. Keeping domestic livestock and small animals. (a) Domestic livestock, including but not limited to cattle, swine, fowl or horses, shall not be maintained, kept or raised within the city except within a district zoned for agriculture or rural estates. Less than five fowl maintained by one or more owners shall be exempted from this provision. (b) In any district zoned for agricultural, residential or rural estates, rabbits, ducks, geese, chickens, hamsters, chinchillas, guineas, pigeons and other similar size small animals or fowl may be kept. In residential and rural estates districts, no more than four adults and 14 young under the age of 12 weeks, may be kept and must be in pens located at least ten feet from any adjoining property line of a residence, church, school or business. Such animals shall be kept within an enclosure sufficient to prevent them from escaping there from, and all cages, hutches or houses shall be kept in a clean and sanitary condition and disinfected in such a manner and to the extent necessary to prevent odors or unsanitary conditions. No person shall keep rabbits, ducks, geese, chickens, hamsters, chinchillas, guineas, pigeons and other similar size small animals or fowl that create a nuisance. This subsection shall not authorize the keeping of any animal that is considered wild and non-domesticated. (Code 1977, § 6.08.100; Ord. No. 942, § 1, 8-2-2005)
    Link for more Informationhttp://library1.municode.com/default-test/home.htm?infobase=13253&doc_action=whatsnew#
    Information Last Updated2010-03-20 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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