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Domesticated Fowl (Chicken)

Allowances

No more than 3 domesticated fowl are allowed in a zoning district with a lot size minimum between 7,000 and 10,000 square feet.
No more than 6 domesticated fowl are allowed in a zoning district with a lot size minimum between 10,001 and 20,000 square feet.
No restriction on the number of domesticated fowl in a zoning district with a lot size minimum greater than 40,000 square feet.

Prohibitions

No Roosters
May not be raised or trained for fighting or amusement.
May not be kept in the front yard.
Not allowed on multi-family (two or more) properties.
Not allowed on industrial, commercial, or mixed-use zoned property.
Not allowed on residential lots less than 7,000 square feet.

See the signed ordinance below for complete details on domesticated fowl in the City of Portland.