Do you have to have a permit to own a Emu in Orem UT?

Discussion in 'Ostriches, Emu, Rheas' started by papawrat, Jan 31, 2012.

  1. papawrat

    papawrat New Egg

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    I want to buy a Emu but i don't know if you have to have a permit for it first i tried looking for the answer on the internet but i can't seem to find it. So if someone who knows can please tell me Thank you.
     
  2. yinepu

    yinepu Overrun With Chickens

    as far as I know they are considered to be livestock (at least they are here in Texas).. so check with your local department of agriculture to see what the regulations are for your area
     
  3. conny63malies

    conny63malies Overrun With Chickens

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    did you check the ordinances. One little info i could fine through the ordinance. When you find them, type in animals, that how i found it.
    Anyways it says :
    40 feet from any dwelling on the same lot
    and 85 from any neighboring dwelling.
     

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