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PoultryThe following uses shall be prohibited in any Single-family Residential District:

  • Bee hives or the breeding or raising of any insects, reptiles or animals other than customary pets.
  • The keeping, breeding, or maintaining of horses, cattle or goats.
  • The raising of poultry or fowl.

Four dogs are allowed to live on residential property that is less than one acre; six dogs on one to two acres; and eight dogs on two acres or more.

Keeping more than those numbers of dogs on residential property requires a Kennel license (Section 5-1 and Section 5-13).

To report any possible problems, please call 3-1-1 or report a property via email to

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