Oroville, Ca. Ordinances for chicken keeping?

Discussion in 'Local Chicken Laws & Ordinances' started by HenPoop, Aug 21, 2015.

  1. HenPoop

    HenPoop Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 5, 2013
    I am new to Oroville. I'd like four to six hens. Can someone help me point to the codes? I've found the municipal codes. I can't seem to locate chicken info.
  2. NCaliChick

    NCaliChick Out Of The Brooder

    Sep 12, 2015
    Northern California
    As far as I have heard, in city limits, you can have up to 6 hens, but no roosters.
  3. PeepinB

    PeepinB Out Of The Brooder

    Feb 5, 2016
    Northern California
    I live in South Side Oroville and everyone I mean everyone has Roosters and more than just six Hens around here. I own Roosters and animal control has said nothing to me about them and I've had mine almost two years. I was told South Side isn't part of the city. .not sure if that's true or not but as I stated honestly, yes, people do have alot of Chickens around here. .along with Roosters!! Plus our neighbor has somewhere around like 6 or 7 ducks all out in their front yard in plain sight and in plain view.As far as I can tell nothing has been said to them about their ducks. I just ordered chicks from Stromberg's and they're due to arrive March 16th all female and I'm super excited!!.
    Last edited: Feb 6, 2016

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