Oshkosh Wisconsin Chicken Ordinance

By purelypoultry, Jan 11, 2012 | Updated: Mar 28, 2014 | |
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    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

    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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