New member living in Palmdale, Ca.

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Ben Mean Green, Mar 14, 2017.

  1. Ben Mean Green

    Ben Mean Green New Egg

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    Hi, my name is Ben Norman and I am new to this site and interested in getting some chickens for my backyard. I can not find the info on the city of Palmdale's site that says one way or the other about having chickens or not. I live in a tract home near Highland High School on the west side. My wife and I have lived here for 15 years, we have 2 little ones, and we enjoy it here. Would like to get some chickens going for the fun and the eggs. We also have dogs so I imagine we will need some training on them not eating the chickens. Hoping they will just be good with it but we will have to feel it out. First, I need some help in finding out where it says I can have chickens in my backyard and how many. I have heard it is up to 6 which would be perfect for us. Any help is appreciated.

    Thank you,

    Ben Norman
     
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  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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  3. TheKindaFarmGal

    TheKindaFarmGal Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC, Ben! Unfortunately I am not familiar with Palmdale's laws on that, so I can't help there. :/

    You might want to join your state thread and see if anyone there knows. It's great to have you with us! :)
     
  4. N F C

    N F C got coffee? Premium Member Project Manager

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    Maybe someone at your city hall can tell you? Good luck, I hope it works out for you!
     
  5. LauraBrown

    LauraBrown Chillin' With My Peeps

    Welcome to BYC Ben! Glad you joined us! :)
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    You might try asking at your village or town hall. If you have any chickens in the area, that would be a good sign. Hope you will be able to have some. Good luck
     
  7. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under Ben [​IMG] Welcome and Good luck!

    I hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun.
     
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  8. sidders chicken

    sidders chicken Just Hatched

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    Hi Ben !!! I live in Lancaster,,i called the city of Lancaster and gave them my address and they were able to tell me I was able to have 5 chickens,, with no housing restrictions, hope this helps!!!
     
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