Newbie looking for help!

Discussion in 'Local Chicken Laws & Ordinances' started by bigmama124, Jun 2, 2010.

  1. bigmama124

    bigmama124 Hatching

    Jun 2, 2010
    I live in Brevard County Florida and am looking into raising chickens in my backyard. I cannot find anything to say that I can have them, and whether or not I need permits or anything. I actually live in the county limits, not within city limits in a neighborhood. I've heard people can have up to 6--but again, cannot find that information out.

    Who do I call? Are there any other Brevardians who do this that can point me in the right direction?

  2. wsdareme

    wsdareme Songster

    Mar 9, 2010
    Yelm, WA
    Yes - look at the posts in Local Chicken Laws & Ordinances (and how to change them) » Chicken Experiences in Central Florida?

    It looks like you can have hens, but no roosters, and need a permit. I'd check with your County Extension Office -- they will either know or will know who to contact.

    Good luck!! [​IMG]

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