Here are the Rules as we have them; According to the Hens Chesapeake allows 6 hens, no roosters, no slaughter and the chickens must be cooped all the time.
The coop must be back 5 feet from the property line. You do not have to privacy fence your back yard either. WHO KNEW???
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