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Environmental Services Division
Keeping of Chickens
All chickens must be registered with Animal Services
No more than four hens per lot.
Roosters are not allowed.
Hens must be kept in a coop.
Coop must be kept at least 10 feet from a property line and 30 feet from neighbors home.
Coop and surrounding area must be kept clean at all times.
Provide the following information to register with Animal Services at 830-221-4070 or submit the information by email to AnimalServices@nbtexas.org
Number of Chickens
Type of Chickens
Chicken Ordinance - Chapter 6-77 (d)
Online Complaint Form
Animal Services Links
Wildlife Feeding Ordinance
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