Lower Macungie, PA, near Allentown

Discussion in 'Local Chicken Laws & Ordinances' started by primginger, Mar 8, 2011.

  1. primginger

    primginger Hatching

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    Anyone on here that lives in this area? I'm preparing to head to our township offices today or tomorrow to find out if we can have some chickens. I know Allentown city cannot, but I'm in Lower Macungie Township with an Allentown mailing address and have had a rooster in my yard last summer from a house down the road, so either this was an illegal escaped rooster or, I can have chickens, just wondering if anyone was on here that was from my area and knew.
     
  2. bessyjean

    bessyjean Hatching

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    Hi -
    Did you happen to find out what the ordinances are for Lower Macungie? I live there too and would really like to raise a few chickens in our yard. I'd love to know what you found out!

    Thanks!
     
  3. thekid

    thekid Songster

    i live in pennsylvania and it seems everywere you go there is a farm i think that chickens should be legal who cares if you have a rooster just order straight run and say that is animal cruelity and dont kill the roo everybody hates animal cruelity but when it comes to a chicken its a different story animal cruelity is illegal just bring that up when they complain good luck hope its legal
     
  4. henlover1

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    I live in Macungie and I own chickens the limit to have is 8 total chickens. I have had game commision come up for a raccon problem and they said that 8 is the total limit. Hope this helps alot of people out!!
     

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