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Sparta New Jersey Chicken Ordinance

By LarryPQ, Jan 11, 2012 | |
  1. LarryPQ
    Sparta New Jersey Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens Allowed10
    Roosters AllowedYes
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop RestrictionsProperty line restrictions. Acreage provisions.
    City/Organization Contact name
    Additional InformationAny animal other than house pets, cattle, horses and ponies shall be kept at a distance of at least one hundred (100) feet from any property line. The following ratios of animals per acre of land exclusive of the first acre shall be complied with: a. Cattle, horses and ponies 1:1 b. Swine, sheep and goats 5:1 The above provisions shall not be construed to permit feed lots, commercial piggeries, fur farms and/or animal processing facilities. The regulations in this section shall not apply to house pets. Provided the lot involved consists of two (2) acres or more, the keeping of one (1) horse for riding purposes is permitted. For each one (1) acre in the lot involved over a minimum of two (2) acres, an additional horse shall be permitted. (Ord. No. 636 A 509)
    Link for more Informationhttp://clerkshq.com/default.ashx?clientsite=sparta-nj
    Information Last Updated2010-03-23 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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