Whitewater, Wisconsin

By MadAngler · Sep 9, 2014 ·
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    Whitewater, Wisconsin Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens Allowed6
    Roosters AllowedNo
    Permit RequiredYes
    Coop Restrictions2) Setbacks. Coops or cages housing chickens shall be kept at least twenty-five
    (25) feet from the door or window of any dwelling or occupied structure other than the
    owner's dwelling. Coops and cages shall not be located within five (5) feet of a side-yard
    or rear-yard lot line. Coops and cages shall not be located in the front yard.
    (3) Enclosure. Hens shall be provided with a covered, predator-proof coop or
    cage that is well-ventilated and designed to be easily accessed for cleaning. The coop
    shall allow at least two square feet per hen. Hens shall have access to an outdoor
    enclosure that is adequately fenced to contain the birds on the property and to prevent
    predators from access to the birds. Hens shall not be allowed out of these enclosures
    unless a responsible individual, over 18 years of age, is directly monitoring the hens and
    able to immediately return the hens to the cage or coop if necessary.
    City/Organization Contact name
    Additional Information
    Link for more Informationhttps://www.backyardchickens.com/t/730875/whitewater-wi-passes-backyard-chicken-ordinance
    Information Last Updated9/9/14

    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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