Newnan Georgia Chicken Ordinance

By Elite Silkies · Jan 11, 2012 · Updated Jul 3, 2012 ·
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    Newnan Georgia Chicken Ordinance

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    Sec. 4-17. - Prohibited animals.
    (a) No person shall keep or maintain any wild animal or exotic pet within the city limits.
    (b) No person shall keep or maintain any cattle, horse, donkey, mule, ***, swine, sheep, goats, or any other livestock or grazing type animal within the city limits.
    (c) No person shall keep or maintain any domesticated fowl to include but not limited to chickens, ducks, geese, turkeys, guineas, pheasant, emus, ostrich or any other domesticated fowl within the city limits.
    (d) This section does not apply to zoological parks, performing animal exhibits or acts, stable, or riding school, providing the same has applied for and was granted a license or permit.
    (e) This section does not apply to those persons currently keeping or maintaining any domesticated fowl or other animals that were not previously precluded by the ordinance. Any person having such animal must register the animal before July 1, 2010.
    (Ord. No. 10-5, ยง I, 2-9-10)​
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    Information Last Updated2012-07-03

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