Roseburg Oregon Chicken Ordinance

By LarryPQ · Jan 11, 2012 ·
  1. LarryPQ
    Roseburg Oregon Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens AllowedZoning ordinances apply.
    Roosters AllowedYes
    Permit RequiredYes
    Coop Restrictionsyes. animal house must be clean, sanitary. house must be 200 feet or further from any structure used for occupancy. other laws and rights exist.
    City/Organization Contact name
    Additional Information6.04.005 Definitions. A. \"Livestock\" includes, but is not limited to, a horse, mule, jackass, cattle, sheep, goat, chicken, goose or other poultry, llama, ostrich, rabbit, bees or other domestic animal, excluding swine, but including fur-bearing animals bred and maintained commercially or otherwise. (Ord. 2935 § 1 (part), 1996) 6.04.010 Swine prohibited. No person shall cause or allow the keeping of swine on real property. (Ord. 2935 § 1 (part), 1996) 6.04.020 Permit required. No person shall cause or allow the keeping of any livestock on real property without a current, valid livestock permit. (Ord. 2935 § 1 (part), 1996) 6.04.030 Permit--Exemption. If any real property where livestock is kept is annexed to the City, provided that no corrals, stables or other structures housing the livestock, other than fences, are located within two hundred feet of a dwelling owned or occupied by another person, the owners of the annexed property shall be allowed to maintain the livestock on such property without purchasing a livestock permit for a time not to exceed five years from the date of annexation or until the property is sold, whichever occurs first. After such period of exemption, the person owning the livestock must apply for the required permit. (Ord. 2935 § 1 (part), 1996)
    Link for more Information
    Information Last Updated2011-08-09 09:08:11

    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..

    Share This Article


To make a comment simply sign up and become a member!

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by: