Oshkosh Wisconsin Chicken Ordinance
Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
Max Chickens Allowed4 hens per residential lot
Roosters AllowedNo
Permit RequiredYes
Coop RestrictionsThe coop must be structurally sound, moisture proof and maintained in good repair with sufficient space for freedom of
movement and retention of body heat. It should provide a sufficient quantity of suitable clean bedding material. It must be enclosed, predator-proof, free of rodents, insulated, and adequately vented, with elevated perches for natural roosting position. It should have a minimum size of 7 square feet in area or 3 square feet in area per chicken, whichever is greater with 1 nest box for every 2 chickens. It must be at least 25 feet from a neighbor’s primary residence, at least 3 feet from the side & rear property lines and at least 5 feet from your residence.
City/Organization Contact name215 Church Avenue P.O. Box 1130 Oshkosh, WI 54903-1130 Phone Number 920.236.5000 City Hall Hours Monday-Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Additional Information
Link for more Informationhttp://www2.ci.oshkosh.wi.us/Commun...s/assets/pdf/How_to_Chicken_brochure_2011.pdf
Information Last Updated2014-03-27 00:00:00

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