Where in Massachusetts

Discussion in 'Local Chicken Laws & Ordinances (and how to change' started by johnandkristen, Dec 12, 2011.

  1. johnandkristen

    johnandkristen New Egg

    Oct 25, 2010
    New Hampshire
    Where in Massachusetts can you own a small amound of chickens and ducks? We are looking to buy a house and just want to make sure we can bring them with us.
  2. blaine012

    blaine012 New Egg

    Jan 18, 2011
    I live in Woburn.... no problem at all with chickens but Roosters aren't allowed. I don't know about ducks...
  3. shocksystems

    shocksystems Out Of The Brooder

    In Ipswich as long as you have 1 acre or more I believe you can have as many as you want for personal use. You do need a building permit for the coop itself (hassle but more of a formality as long as it is small enough and far enough from your lot lines).



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